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Supporting and Donor Circles

 

Supporting Circles

Supporting Circles is your introduction to an insider’s experience at the Cleveland Museum of Art. Those at the Fellow and Contributing levels take the first step in philanthropic giving to the museum. Supporting Circles donors also have exclusive opportunities for interaction with museum staff and other members.

Fellow ($250–$499; two-year Fellow $450)

All but $120 is tax deductible. Two-year Fellow: all but $240 is tax deductible.

In addition to General level membership privileges, Fellow donors receive the following:

  • Admission to selected ticketed exhibitions
  • Limited guest admission to select ticketed exhibitions
  • Invitations to two special exhibition receptions per year*
  • Invitations to semiannual educational programming
  • Complimentary parking on Wednesday and Friday evenings after 5:00 p.m.
  • Reciprocal privileges at over 40 participating art museums nationwide
Contributing ($500–$999; two-year Contributing $900)

All but $140 is tax deductible. Two-year Contributing: all but $280 is tax deductible

In addition to Fellow privileges, Contributing donors receive the following:

  • One exhibition catalogue per year (a $30 value)*
  • Invitation to one Donor Circles education program per year
  • A special guided tour of the museum collection for you and up to 10 friends
  • Recognition listing on the museum’s website, digital donor wall, and in the philanthropy issue of Cleveland Art

Donor Circles

Donor Circles embodies the Cleveland Museum of Art’s most prestigious patron groups. Consisting of local, national, and international art collectors and philanthropists, Circles patrons are actively devoted to supporting the museum’s programs and other critical operating needs through annual gifts. The program provides you the opportunity to engage with curators, educators, artists, and, most importantly, a world-class art collection.

Director’s Circle ($1,000–$2,499)

All but $200 is tax deductible

In addition to General level membership and Supporting Circles privileges, donors at the Director’s Circle level receive the following:

  • Admission to selected ticketed exhibitions
  • Limited guest admission to select ticketed exhibitions
  • Early entry to two exhibition receptions per year*
  • Invitations to quarterly education programs for Donor Circles
President’s Circle ($2,500–$4,999)

All but $250 is tax deductible.

In addition to Director’s Circle privileges, donors at the President’s Circle level receive the following:

  • Invitations to President’s Circle programming including lectures and receptions*
  • Invitations to museum-organized travel opportunities
Founder’s Circle ($5,000–$9,999)

All but $450 is tax deductible.

In addition to President’s Circle privileges, donors at the Founder’s Circle level receive the following:

  • Invitation to annual black-tie dinner*
  • Invitations to additional private events*
  • Opportunity to sit on the Circles Advisory Council
Collector’s Circle ($10,000–$24,999)

All but $450 is tax deductible.

In addition to all Founder’s Circle privileges, Collector’s Circle donors receive the following:

  • Invitations to select behind-the-scenes programs
  • Invitations to director-led travel opportunities

Please contact Cindy Kellett, director of annual giving, at 216-707-2755 or ckellett [at] clevelandart.org for more information.

Patron’s Circle ($25,000 and above)

All but $450 is tax deductible.

In addition to all Collector’s Circle privileges, Patron’s Circle donors receive the following:

  • Free parking
  • Annual complimentary lunch for four at Provenance restaurant
  • Annual private curator-led tour for four

Please contact Cindy Kellett, director of annual giving, at 216-707-2755 or ckellett [at] clevelandart.org for more information.