Learn, Engage, Connect 

Join the Commonwealth Club World Affairs of California and access a new world of learning. You’ll get a chance to engage with today's headline makers, connect with fellow informed citizens in a safe and relaxed environment, and immerse yourself in the biggest issues of our time. You’ll get up-close and personal access to the thought leaders of our day with hundreds of events per year either in-person at our auditorium on The Embarcadero in San Francisco, streamed online, and at our local chapters across the Bay Area.

Your tax-deductible membership supports our mission to be the leading national forum open to all for the impartial discussion of public issues important to the membership, community and nation.

All our membership plans include the following benefits (see below for additional benefits per specific plans): 

  • Access hundreds of events year-round on topics ranging across politics, world affairs, arts, education, culture, climate, music, food, artificial intelligence, the economy 
  • All ticket purchase fees are waived for members 
  • 48-hours advance notice to popular programs with limited capacity 
  • Unique networking events with our speakers and other members 
  • Invitation-only quarterly member events at the Club, including our Rooftop Garden 
  • Weekly events newsletter 
  • Local chapters programs in the East Bay, Marin, Napa Valley and the Peninsula 
  • Access to our Travel Program activities and trips 
  • Member discount on building rentals

fully tax deductible

Student or Educator Membership

Embark on your own personal journey!

This plan is designed to allow students and educators to enjoy the full range of Club programs and events.

Annual Plan: $84
Monthly Plan: $7 (cancel anytime)

This Plan Benefits:

  • Attend regular Club events at no cost
  • Monthly education e-newsletter
Fully tax deductible

Climate One Champion Membership

Join a conversation about the most important issue of our time!

For more than a decade, Climate One has been leading the conversation on energy, economy and the environment. As a Champion Member, you are supporting in-depth and candid conversations with academics, policy leaders, industry leaders and activists. For more information regarding Climate One Champion membership, please contact Wency Shaida at wshaida@commonwealthclub.org or 415-597-6736.

Annual Plan: $600 
Monthly Plan: $50 

This Plan Benefits: 

  • Two complimentary tickets to every Climate One program at CCWA 
  • Invitation to in-person and virtual gatherings with Climate One’s team members, past speakers, fellow supporters, and local sustainability leaders 
  • Discounts on ticket prices to the Club's other programs 
  • Climate One-branded stainless steel insulated bottle and super-soft sustainably made t-shirt
fully tax deductible

Corporate Membership

Be a champion of community engagement!

The Club’s Corporate Membership provides your employees with learning and development opportunities year-round as well as opportunities to network with other business leaders and peers around the Bay Area.

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