American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

Join the Fellows Leadership Society

The Fellows Leadership Society (FLS) is the American College of Surgeons Foundation's distinguished donor recognition organization. Since its founding in 1987, Fellows and friends of the College have contributed more than $29 million, thereby allowing the College to award millions of dollars in the form of scholarships and research grants to deserving young surgeons.

  • Donors Circle, Annual Gift of $1,000 or more

The below Circles can be reached through cumulative gifts or pledges of the following amounts:

  • Governors Circle, $10,000
  • Regents Circle, $25,000
  • Presidents Circle, $50,000
  • Founders Circle, $75,000
  • Legacy Circle, $100,000
  • Second Century Circle, $500,000
  • Pinnacle Circle, $1,000,000

FLS Membership Privileges

  • Participation in the annual FLS recognition luncheon held during Clinical Congress
  • Exclusive Use of the Hospitality Center at the Clinical Congress Convention Hall
  • Subscription to FLS publications
  • Periodic information on estate planning
  • Listing in the Annual Report and on the Foundation Web page
  • A Member ribbon to be worn during Clinical Congress

Circle, and Mayne Heritage Members

In addition to the general benefits of FLS membership, Circle and Mayne Heritage members receive:

  • An ACS Foundation lapel pin
  • Special recognition during the annual Fellows Leadership Society luncheon

To join the Fellows Leadership Society or to find out more about the Foundation's many options for giving, please contact the ACS Foundation: 312-202-5338.