Make an investment in the future of GI endoscopy today. Become a Circle of Light Society Donor.
The Circle of Light Society is a committed group of ASGE members and friends who support the ASGE Foundation with cumulative annual gifts of $1,000 or more.
Annual gifts from Circle of Light Society donors are critical in supporting:
Specialized training and clinical research that translates in to high quality care for your patients;
Tools to help you succeed in the business of practicing medicine;
Resources to educate your patients and the public about the important role of endoscopy in treating and preventing GI diseases; and
Advocacy on your behalf with legislative and regulatory policy makers
Circle of Light Society Donors
donate online or complete a gift/pledge form
donate online or complete a renewal form
Circle of Light Society donors receive special benefits for their annual support.
Recognition in ASGE Foundation Annual Report, ASGE publications, Web site, exhibits and meetings
Complimentary reservation and reduced price guest reservation to attend the annual ASGE Crystal Awards held in conjunction with Digestive Disease Week®
Special invitations to ASGE and Foundation events
Lapel Pin (given to donor on the first occasion they reach Circle of Light Society level donation)
Foundation publications, e-mail alerts and press releases
Inclusion on ASGE’s Preferred Housing List at ASGE’s DDW® headquarter hotel (Subject to availability. Some restrictions do apply.)*
Annual giving recognition is earned through gifts made to the ASGE Foundation between January 1 and December 31.
Benefits are subject to change and availability. These benefits, which include complimentary tickets to the ASGE Crystal Awards, have a fair market value, the amount of which will be subtracted from the tax-deductible portion of your contribution.
* Housing for Digestive Disease Week DDW® (DDW®) is managed by DDW® Administration. Eligible donors will be added to ASGE’s Preferred DDW® Registration and Housing List subject to housing availability at ASGE’s headquarter hotel and in priority order based on the date a Circle of Light Society donation is received by the ASGE Foundation. Donations must be received by September 1 of the previous year to be included. Registration materials will be provided by DDW®. ASGE will not be responsible for submitting registration materials or housing requests to DDW®, nor will ASGE be responsible for hotel room, tax and incidental charges. A deposit will be required to secure housing accommodations.