Friends of The Magnes and The Magnes Leadership Circle

Make a gift to The Magnes and be a part of its legacy and its future. 

For more than half a century, the Magnes has provided access to unique resources that have allowed each generation to find its own story in the rich texts, vibrant images, and unique sounds of Jewish culture. Your generosity today will help the collection thrive as a treasured resource that advances research, scholarship, and innovation for years to come. You will receive exclusive privileges, such as advance notice of events and recognition in the Magnes newsletter and on its website. 

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Support the Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life with a tax-deductible gift at the following levels:

Friends of the Magnes Join Today!
In providing admission-free access to our Collection, The Magnes relies on contributions from supporters like you. When you join the Friends of The Magnes, your tax-deductible donation has a direct impact on our goal of continuing to preserve and transmit the history, culture, and community of the Jewish people in relevant and meaningful ways.
 

All Friends of The Magnes enjoy the following benefits:

• Invitation to The Magnes Collection programs and events 

• Subscription to and recognition in The Magnes’s annual publication

• Subscription to our monthly What’s On e-newsletter

 

Giving Levels

FELLOW $100

SCHOLAR $250

CONSERVATOR $500

 

 
The Magnes Leadership Circle Join Today!

As our leading group of donors, Leadership Circle members play a crucial role in supporting The Magne Collection’s efforts to provide an unparalleled view of the Jewish past, allowing us to better understand the present, and making it possible to find our way together to an inspired and hopeful future.

 

All Leadership Circle Members enjoy the following benefits

• Invitation to The Magnes Collection programs and events 

• Subscription to and recognition in The Magnes’s annual publication

• Subscription to our monthly What’s On e-newsletter

• Invitation to special, curator-led group tours of the collection 

 

Additionally, as a member of the Leadership Circle, we are pleased to offer these special benefits at the following levels of giving: 

 

CURATOR $1,000 

• Recognition on lobby screen at The Magnes 

 

COLLECTOR $2,500 

Curator benefits plus: 

• Invitation to meet with The Magnes faculty director

 

DIRECTOR $5,000 

Collector benefits plus:  

• Private, behind-the-scenes tour of The Magnes for you and up to 11 guests 

 

PARTNER $10,000 

Director benefits plus:  

• Private consultation with curatorial staff on family history or other personal research 

• Complimentary use of The Magnes’s conference room for one meeting 

VISIONARY $25,000+ 
Partner benefits plus: 
• Complimentary use of The Magnes’s facilities to host a private event Minimal insurance and fees may apply.  
• Recognition as a funder of one exhibition or public program 

GIVE ONLINE 

or send a check made payable to the UC Berkeley Foundation to:

The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
University of California, Berkeley
Donor and Gift Services
1995 University Avenue, Ste 400
Berkeley, CA 94704-1070