CIIS Public Programs & Performances is dedicated to creating individual and social transformation through arts and public education. As with any nonprofit organization, we rely on the generosity of our donors. Support CIIS Public Programs & Performances by becoming a member today and receive discounted membership pricing to lectures, workshops and performances, access to receptions, and more. Membership duration is one year from the time you sign up.

Levels and Benefits

Friend - $50 Member (100% tax-deductible)

  • 10% discount on most Public Programs & Performances lectures, workshops, and performances
  • Discounts at partner retail locations (see below)*
  • CIIS Public Programs & Performances Membership card
  • Early access to lectures
  • Reserved seating for select events
  • Acknowledgement on the Honor roll of Donors in CIIS Today

Supporter - $75 Member (100% tax-deductible)

  • All $50 Member Benefits
  • 20% discount on most Public Programs & Performances lectures, workshops, and performances
  • Access to pre-concert dialogues with select artists

Contributor - $125 Member (100% tax-deductible)

  • All $75 Member Benefits
  • Invitation to exclusive member-only events, plus guest
  • Special CIIS gift
  • 10% discount at CIIS InnerLight Bookstore

Sustainer - $250 Member ($225 tax-deductible)

  • All $125 Member Benefits
  • Two FREE tickets to one lecture
  • 20% discount on additional lecture and concert tickets purchased
  • Priority seating for all Public Programs & Performances
  • Free access to Laurance S. Rockefeller Library at CIIS

Benefactor - $500 Member - Good for Two People! ($380 tax-deductible)

  • All $250 Member Benefits
  • A second guest membership. All benefits apply to member and guest
  • Additional two FREE tickets to one concert
  • Complimentary CD of an artist from performing arts program

Patron - $1000 Member ($855 tax-deductible)

  • All $500 Member Benefits
  • All lectures are FREE
  • Admission to sound check for select shows
  • Recognition as lead sponsor of a CIIS Public Programs & Performances lecture or workshop
  • An invitation for you plus guest to a celebrity salon in private home

Students, CIIS Alumni, Veterans, and Seniors (65+) get $15 off all membership levels. Please send proof of status to or Fax to: (415) 593-9042.

Thank you for your generosity.

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