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Schomburg Society

Supporters help the Schomburg Center continue to offer superior research services, exhibitions, and special programs to our users.Supporters help the Schomburg Center continue to offer superior research services, exhibitions, and special programs to our users.

Join the Schomburg Society and become a part of a committed group who support the important work of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

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Membership Benefits

Associate ($35 - $49)

  • Year's subscription to the Schomburg Center newsletter
  • 20% discount in the Schomburg Shop
  • Program calendars
  • A personalized membership card
  • Up to 20% discount on tickets to select Center-sponsored programs

Friend ($50 - $99)

All Associate benefits, plus:

  • Invitations to members-only exhibition previews, lectures, and seminars

Supporter ($100 - $249)

All Friend benefits, plus:

  • Invitations to VIP events

Patron ($250 - $499)

All Supporter benefits, plus:

  • A complimentary gift from the Schomburg Center

Sustainer ($500 - $999)

All Patron benefits, plus:

  • Two tickets to a select Schomburg Center concert or performance

Conservator ($1,000 - $2,499)

All Sustainer benefits, plus:

  • Acknowledgment in the Schomburg Center newsletter and the Library's Annual Report

Heritage Circle ($2,500 - $4,999)

All Conservator benefits, plus:

  • A private behind-the-scenes tour led by the Center's Director

Chief's Circle ($5,000+)

All Heritage Circle benefits, plus:

  • An invitation to an annual luncheon with the Director

Membership gifts may also be mailed to The Schomburg Society, 515 Malcolm X Boulevard, New York, NY  10037-1801. Please make checks payable to Schomburg Center/NYPL.

 

If you would like to contact the Schomburg Society Membership Office, please email schomburgsociety@nypl.org or call 212.491.2252.

 

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