Named for Penn's first Professor of Physical Education (1904-1929), the R. Tait McKenzie Society is Penn Athletics' leadership giving society. It is comprised of former student-athletes, Penn alumni, current and former Penn parents, and fans of varsity and club athletic programs.
Any individual whose total giving equals or surpasses $2,500 to the Division of Recreation and Intercollegiate Athletics in a given fiscal year is eligible for entry into the RTM Society. Those who direct their gift to a varsity annual fund, supporting the daily experiences of Penn student-athletes, also qualify for the University’s Benjamin Franklin Society (BFS), please click here to read more about the BFS.
Members of the R. Tait McKenzie Society are eligible for hospitality access at all home football games, including food and beverages one hour prior to kick off through halftime.
If you would like to join the R. Tait McKenzie Society, please click here to make a donation online or call the Penn Champions Club at 215-898-4717.
Above the Rim is Penn Basketball's hospitality opportunity for donors who make leadership gifts to Basketball. Like the R. Tait McKenzie Society, ATR is comprised of former student-athletes, alumni, current and former parents, and fans of Penn basketball.
Any donor whose total giving to Basketball equals or surpasses $2,500 in a given Fiscal Year is eligible for entry into ATR hospitality. ATR Hospitality is offered one hour prior to tipoff through halftime and includes food and beverages.