Membership

City Lore was founded in 1986 to produce programs and publications that convey the richness of New York City’s cultural heritage. Increasingly our many efforts embrace national audiences as well. We are a non-profit membership organization. As a member you will receive special premiums upon joining and you are eligible for discounts on tickets to City Lore events. Thanks for your support!

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DOWNLOAD the PDF version of the membership form, type in, print, and mail it to:
City Lore, Attn: Membership, 56 E 1st St, New York, NY 10003


⇒ INNER CIRCLE • $1,000 or more membership includes:

  • Listing as a member of the Inner Circle on our websites and publications.
  • Eternal gratitude.
  • All benefits listed below.
⇒ DEVOTÉ • $500 membership includes:

  • Five Oceans in a Teaspoon, Dennis Bernstein and Warren Lehrer, magnificent visual poetry, 300 pages
  • All benefits below.

⇒ AFICIONADO • $200 membership includes:

  • Steve Zeitlin’s new book, The Poetry of Everyday Life: Storytelling and the Art of Awareness

 (hardcover, 266 ppg., Cornell University Press).

  • All benefits listed below.

⇒ POPULIST • $75 membership includes:

  • City Lore “Art of Everyday Life” Tote Bag
  • All benefits listed below.

⇒ CITIZEN • $40 membership includes:

  • Invitation to City Lore’s annual holiday party.
  • Notecard by master painter Naima Rauam of the iconic Lower East Sides’ Gus’ Pickles.

 MAKE A DONATION • Rather than join, donate any amount


NOMINATIONS TO THE PEOPLE’S HALL OF FAME (You don’t have to join to nominate!).
Would you like to nominate a cultural hero from New York City to the People’s Hall of Fame? Be sure to give us your reasons for the nomination.

NOMINATIONS TO THE CENSUS OF PLACES THAT MATTER
Please visit Place Matters on the web to enter in your nomination.
(Remember, our Place Matters Awards will be selected from the Census!)

VOLUNTEER
Write us an email to let us know if you would like to volunteer for us, what skills you might be able to bring to us, and what hours you may have available.  

 

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