Leadership Circle

Join the Leadership Circle 

The Leadership Circle is a group of friends and supporters committed to bringing the highest quality public affairs programming to the people of the Bay Area by contributing $500 to $50,000 annually.  

Membership in the Leadership Circle offers substantial benefits as well. These members have unique opportunities to enjoy stimulating invitation-only events with our speakers, two free tickets to most of our programs in Silicon Valley, Lafayette and our San Francisco offices, and other wonderful benefits outlined below.


Sponsor Membership - $500

All of the regular member benefits, plus:

  • Free admittance for you and a guest to nearly all events, including San Francisco, Silicon Valley and East Bay events
  • Private tour of the Club
  • Invitations to private receptions with speakers and Club VIPs
  • Recognition in the Club’s Donor Honor Roll, and on our website

Benefactor Membership - $1,000

All of the Sponsor Membership benefits, plus:

  • One recording of a Club program each month (CD selection predetermined by Club)

Gavel Membership - $2,500

All of the Benefactor Membership benefits, plus:

  • Two recordings of Club programs each month (CD selection predetermined by Club)
  • Two complimentary tickets to a Club event, excluding the Annual Dinner and certain meal programs
  • One complimentary regular membership for you to give to a family member or friend

Podium Membership - $5,000

All of the Gavel Membership benefits, plus:

  • Priority ticketing services
  • Reserved seating at events

Forum Membership - $10,000

All of the Podium Membership benefits, plus:

  • A private luncheon with the Club’s president and CEO
  • Event sponsorship recognition

Speaker’s Membership - $25,000

All of the Forum Membership benefits, plus:

  • Special access to high-profile Club speakers, including attendance for you and a guest at exclusive meals hosted by the Club’s president and CEO or a member of the Board of Governors

Presenter’s Membership - $50,000

All of the Speaker’s Membership benefits, plus:

  • Special-access conference call briefings on public affairs issues, led by the Club’s president and CEO
  • Leadership Circle reception invitations
  • Special opportunities tailored to your interests