A defining moment in the University’s history, it’s relocation
from its humble beginnings on Lewis Avenue to the sprawling
100-acre Hillcrest Country Club property in Queens in 1955, was
inspired by the vision and wisdom of former University treasurer
Rev. Thomas J. McCallen, C.M.
The McCallen Society - named in his honor - serves to thank Gift Planning donors who include St.
John’s in their estate plans. Members fulfill their philanthropic
goals by securing a future for loved ones and providing much-needed
funds to support facilities enhancement, scholarships, advanced
technology and innovative academic initiatives at the
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McCallen Society members receive
The McCallen Message, a quarterly estate planning
newsletter, invitations to estate and financial planning seminars
and special events held throughout the year and special recognition
in the annual Honor Roll of Donors.
If you’ve already included St. John’s in your estate plan, we
would like to personally thank you and invite you to join the
McCallen Society, our planned giving society. To confirm your
intentions, please print and complete the
membership form and mail this it to the address below.
St. John's University
University Center, Room B-17
8000 Utopia Parkway
Queens, NY 11439
For additional information on The McCallen Society, contact Susan
Damiani, Director of Gift Planning, at (718) 990-7562 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.