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KQED relies upon membership support to help provide our community with quality television and radio programming. Please join, renew your membership, or contribute an additional gift by using our secure online donation process.



Basic Membership $40-$149

KQED Membership starts at $40 per year.

Leadership Circle $150-$1,499

Receive all basic membership benefits plus invitations to receptions, previews and events.

Signal Society $1,500-$9,999

Attend events with public broadcasting personalities, use the Lending Library, and more.

Producer's Circle $10,000+

Enjoy intimate gatherings with your favorite figures in public broadcasting, access the Lending Library, and more.

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KQED Member Day at Computer History Museum, Sat-Sun, Feb 7-8

Admission is free to KQED members, their families and their guests on Sat, Feb 7, and Sun, Feb 8, when presenting a current KQED MemberCard and valid photo ID at the museum entrance.

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KQED Member Day at San Francisco Botanical Garden

Join KQED at San Francisco Botanical Garden — celebrating its 75th anniversary this year — to view the magnificent magnolias! Enjoy one of the city's most breathtaking annual natural marvels as nearly 100 rare and historic trees offer dazzling pink and white blossoms, filling the wintery garden with dramatic color and fragrant scents. Admission is free Saturday, February 28, to KQED members who present a current KQED MemberCard and valid ID at the garden ticket booths, up to two admissions total. KQED members are also eligible for special discounts at the bookstore and the plant arbor as well as on Botanical Garden memberships. Tickets are available in person, day of visit only.

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Sustaining Membership

Eliminate the renewal process with a "sustaining membership," starting at $5 per month.

Matching Gifts

Find out if your employer provides a "matching gift" to contributions you make to KQED.

Membership Help & FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions and Answers about KQED Membership. Update your membership information. Contact Membership tel: (415) 553-2150 M-F 9am-5pm, email

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Member Sweepstakes

Enter for a chance to win one of 152 exciting prizes, worth more than $146,000.00! All entries must be received by August 31, 2012.

Also on this week ...

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The Most Important New California Laws of 2015

More than 900 new laws are hitting the books in 2015. Here's our annual list of the most important and/or interesting, as picked by KQED news, science, health, and politics and government editors.

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"Boomtown" History of the San Francisco Bay Area

KQED's "Boomtown" series will seek to identify what is happening in real time in the current boom, and also draw out the causes and possible solutions to the conflicts and pressures between the old and the new.

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