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Leadership Circle Ambassadors & Leadership Circle Members:  For more than 60 years, KQED has been distinctive, relevant and essential for people like you! As a Leadership Circle Ambassador or Leadership Circle Member you are a crucial part of maintaining KQED’s fact-based programming as well as celebrating and entertaining Northern California.

KQED Leadership Circle Ambassadors are given access to an array of exciting and unique opportunities and special benefits:

For Annual Contributions of $500-$1,499

  • Early Ticket Access — claim tickets to select KQED events before spots run out.
  • Leadership Circle Ambassadors Hotline — direct phone and email access to a KQED
    Membership Department staff representative.
  • Behind-the-Scenes Communiqués — updates from behind the microphones and cameras,
    exclusively for our Leadership Circle Ambassadors.
  • Q&A Opportunities — an exciting chance to interact with KQED talent and staff
    and have your most pressing questions answered.

Plus all the additional benefits of Leadership Circle Members, below.

Please Note: Events may be available in person or virtually, depending on local health and safety guidance.

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As a Leadership Circle Member, you have access to the following special opportunities:

For Annual Contribution of $150 - $499

  • KQED New Season Preview and Screening — a sneak peek at the new season, featuring clips from upcoming documentaries, specials and series.
  • Leadership Circle Pledge Events — answer phones with fellow Leadership Circle members and enjoy dinner from one of San Francisco's fine restaurants.
  • KQED Member Events — advance notice of free KQED member-only special exhibition viewings and other events with Bay Area cultural institutions.

Plus all the additional benefits of a KQED Membership.

Please Note: Events may be available in person or virtually, depending on local health and safety guidance.

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Members who make an annual gift of $1,500 or more are offered additional benefits as KQED Major Donors.