Friends of the First Amendment Society

When you give to the Freedom Forum Institute, you are making a powerful commitment to increasing public understanding of the importance of a free press and the First Amendment.

The Friends of the First Amendment Society is the Freedom Forum Instituteā€™s premier giving society for donors who contribute $1,000 or more each year.

Benefits and Privileges

All invitations are good for two guests, unless otherwise noted. All programs and events mentioned include virtual programming.

Advocate Level ($1,000)
  • Priority seating at Freedom Forum programs
  • Access to invite-only VIP events hosted by the Freedom Forum
  • Personalized service through the Friends Society concierge line
  • Special donor updates that show you are making a difference
  • Exclusive updates and discounted ticket offers available only to Friends Society members
  • Access to educational resources that help you advance our First Amendment work
  • Opportunity to preview and attend a program releasing our annual First Amendment Survey before it is released to the public
Supporter Level ($2,500)

Enjoy all of the above benefits plus:

  • A complimentary dual program membership to share as a gift
Ambassador Level ($5,000)

Enjoy all of the above benefits plus:

  • Opportunity to meet and talk directly with First Amendment experts and scholars
  • Recognition in printed programs during Freedom Forum events
  • Invitation to the Al Neuharth Award for Excellence in Media event
Defender Level ($10,000)

Enjoy all of the above benefits plus:

  • Opportunity to attend an event with our Free Spirit Scholars during the annual Free Spirit Conference

For more information or to join by phone, please contact Elizabeth Dickson at 202/292-6371, or [email protected].

Benefits subject to change.

The Freedom Forum Institute (Tax ID: 20-0617900) is a 501(c)(3) public charity.