The 1821 Society

Your story, your gift, your Amherst.

Profiles in Philanthropy: Noah Webster

Noah Webster

Noah Webster, 1823, by Samuel F. B. Morse
Mead Art Museum
Bequest of Waldo Hutchins, Jr. AC 1842

Leading by Example

The 1821 Society brings together supporters from each generation of Amherst graduates who are dedicated to ensuring that today’s students experience the fullest possible range of intellectual, athletic, artistic, and internship opportunities.