About fifteen years ago, in response to our most generous contributors, WFAE instituted the WFAE Future Society for those most dedicated to support our mission. Not only do we offer special benefits (see below), we also use calendar year tracking for gifts. While the regular Membership gifts are tracked on a member year, using the tax year benefits both your planning and ours.
$10,000 and Above
Leadership Circle. All of the below. These contributors have the opportunity, with up to three guests, for dinner with Joe O’Connor, a member of the WFAE Board of Directors, or a favorite on-air personality.
$5,000 - $9,999
Producer’s Club. All of the below. These contributors have the opportunity to meet WFAE on-air personalities for lunch. They will also be eligible to have a tour of NPR Headquarters in Washington, D.C., arranged by WFAE.
$2,000 - $4,999
Broadcaster’s Club. All of the below. These contributors are also welcome to a private lunch with Joe O’Connor, WFAE’s General Manager.
$1,000 - $1,999
President’s Circle. In addition to a private tour of the studios, these contributors are welcome to sit in on a Charlotte Talks broadcast at our Spirit Square studio. They’re also offered tickets to special events and can request a private luncheon with a station representative.
$500 - $999
Manager’s Circle. Members are welcome to a private tour of the studios.