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Membership Levels & Benefits

Join the FAMily! 

By becoming a FAM member, you make a strong statement that creativity and the arts are important, and you allow FAM to continue to inspire and educate our entire community through thought-proving exhibitions and programs that explore the connections between art, culture, and life. In return for your gift, we get to thank you with some great benefits. Memberships can be purchased online, at FAM, or by calling our membership coordinator Craig Hamilton Arnold at 559.441.4221 x132.

All members enjoy these primary benefits:

  • A personalized membership card
  • E-newsletter
  • Free museum admission with unlimited access to exhibitions
  • Free admission to Members' Opening Receptions
  • Free admission to Conversations with The Artists
  • The opportunity to join FAM Council of 100 and the Women's League
  • Discounts on bus excursions
  • Discounted admission to select special events      

$25 STUDENT MEMBERSHIP / EDUCATOR MEMBERSHIP / SENIOR MEMBERSHIP

Primary membership benefits
($25 tax deductible)

$50 STUDENT COUPLE MEMBERSHIP / EDUCATOR COUPLE MEMBERSHIP / SENIOR COUPLE MEMBERSHIP

Primary membership benefits
2 one-visit guest passes
($50 tax deductible)

$50 INDIVIDUAL MEMBERSHIP

Primary membership benefits
2 one-visit guest passes
($50 tax deductible)

$75 FAMILY MEMBERSHIP

Primary membership benefits for 2 adults and children up to age 18
Discount on classes for children and adults
Free Stroller Tours
4 one-visit guest passes
($75 tax deductible)

$150 CONTRIBUTING MEMBERSHIP

All of the benefits listed above, plus
Reciprocal museum benefits at more than 18 West Coast museums (Western Museum Group) and nearly 600 museums across North America (North American Reciprocal Museums) (link to the reciprocal benefits page)
6 one-visit guest passes
($120 tax deductible)

LEADERSHIP LEVEL MEMBERSHIP

The following leadership levels for philanthropic giving allow more of your membership gift to support FAM and deepen your access to FAM’s exceptional programs. Our Leadership members enjoy all of the benefits listed above, plus invitations to special Leadership events and public recognition for their generosity.

$300 SUSTAINING MEMBERSHIP

All of the benefits listed above, plus
Invitations to special Leadership Level events throughout the year
Recognition in the FAM annual report and e-newsletter
10 one-visit guest passes
($250 tax deductible)

$500 BENEFACTOR MEMBERSHIP

Contributing benefits
Invitations to special Leadership Level events throughout the year
Recognition in the FAM annual report and e-newsletter
Special recognition at the Annual Members' Meeting
12 one-visit guest passes
($440 tax deductible)

DIRECTOR’S CIRCLE MEMBERSHIP

The generous commitment of our Director's Circle represents a core source of general operating support for FAM. In appreciation of their outstanding support, Director's Circle members enjoy unique benefits at each new level of giving:

$1,000 DIRECTOR'S CIRCLE SILVER

All of the above, plus
Invitation to exclusive events with the Executive Director
Prominent recognition alongside other supporters in the Museum lobby
Discount on facility rentals for private events
14 one-visit guest passes
Up to two free guest passes for Members' Opening Receptions
($930 tax deductible)

$2,500 DIRECTOR'S CIRCLE GOLD

All of the above, plus
16 one-visit guest passes
Up to four free guest passes for Members' Opening Receptions
Private tour with the Executive Director and/or exhibition curator
($2,420 tax deductible)

$5,000 DIRECTOR'S CIRCLE PLATINUM

All of the above, plus
18 one-visit guest passes
Up to eight free guest passes for Members' Opening Receptions
Sponsor a free admission day during the week
($4,100 tax deductible)

PRESIDENT'S CIRCLE MEMBERSHIP

By supporting the Museum with gifts of $10,000 or more annually, the extraordinary generosity of our President's Circle represents FAM's most critical leadership level and its most important source of annual operating support, guaranteeing the future success of the institution. In recognition of this generous philanthropic partnership, we are delighted to provide all of the benefits listed above, plus fifty one-visit guest passes, ten guest passes for Members' Opening Receptions, sponsorship of a free admission day during the weekend, and more. Please contact our development director Annie Schmidt at (559) 441-4221 ext. 112 for more information about membership in our Director's or President's Circles.