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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-$2,499

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

Editor's Circle $2,500-$4,999

All the benefits above, plus private tours of our studios in San Francisco and/or San Jose; and live viewing of selected locally-produced KQED programs.

Director's Circle $5,000-$9,999

All the benefits above, plus a dedicated KQED staff member to connect you with KQED media; visit the set of a locally produced TV program and enjoy lunch or dinner with a KQED executive staff member; invitations to Director's Circle events, exclusive receptions with public media personalities.

Producer's Circle $10,000-$24,999

All the benefits above, plus private breakfast or lunch with KQED President John Boland; invitations to Producer's Circle events, small soirées with public media personalities; on-air recognition on a local credit for at least one KQED TV program.

President's Circle $25,000-$49,000

All the benefits above, plus invitations to President's Circle events, intimate gatherings with public media personalities; on-air recogniton on a local credit for at least four KQED TV programs a year.

For more information on donor societies and recognition at or above the $50,000 level, please contact Georgi Kelly, Senior Director of Leadership gifts at (415) 553-3375 or

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KQED Member Events

Show your KQED MemberCard and receive special discounts and free admission on KQED Member Days!

If you need a MemberCard, call KQED Membership Services at 415.553.2150 or email

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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 many exciting prizes! All entries must be received by August 31, 2015.

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