Affinity, Club, and Group Resources

Smith Clubs and Groups Volunteers are committed to keeping Smith alumnae connected to each other and to the college.  The Office of Alumnae Relations (OAR) is greatly appreciative of the time and energy you give toward our mission, to further the interests of Smith College and its alumnae, and the association staff are here to help serve you in these efforts.
The OAR continuously develops resources and tools for club volunteers to assist them in their tasks.




Training Calls and Webinars


Best Practices


Governance and Leadership

Timeline for volunteer leaders


Treasury and Records



  • Broadcast e-mail, social networking site, Website
  • Building an effective e-communications program


  • Book group, faculty speaker program, scholarship fundraiser, care packages, and more.


Annual and Financial Reports

Annual reports are due July 15, 2014.


Directories and Lists

Supporting Structure

The Office of Alumnae Relations provides concrete support and services for clubs and groups with the goal of helping them do their work of keeping alumnae connected each other and to the college
  • Affinity and Special Interest Committee (ASIC)

Members of ASIC provide oversight, support, and guidance for the affinity and special interest program. List of ASIC committee members.

  • Help from Smith
Nancy Streeter Howes, Program Coordinator for Clubs, Classes and Reunion, 413-585-2058
Office of Alumnae Relations 413-585-2040