Membership Categories & Benefits 

The Council is creating new opportunities for our members to engage with world affairs and each other. 

•  The World Affairs Table—small-group opportunities to learn about global issues while enjoying authentic tastes from the countries and cultures being explored
​​​​​​​•  Diplochat Series—an intimate conversation series from visiting diplomats and others high-level officials
•  International Tasting Experiences—enjoy exclusive opportunities to experience the tastes of the world, right from your home, guided by experts on the bespoke food and beverages being shared
•  New subscriptions for members—stay connected with world affairs through complimentary subscriptions
•  DailyChatter—a curated, nonpartisan, daily collection of quick reads on the latest international news
•  Stranger’s Guide—a gorgeous quarterly print publication bringing international locations into new focus,  commissioning stories from local writers and photographers to build authentic portraits of a place.
•  A new “home venue”— join us at our beautiful new program space at One Penn Center, 1617 John F. Kennedy Blvd, Suite 1055, Philadelphia, PA 19103

General Membership

 

  • Support of critical international affairs and leadership programming for more than 2,500 students from 85 regional schools per year

  • Members discount (typically 30% off) on Council program tickets

  • Access to members-only programs

  • Invitations to new and exclusive World Affairs Table dinner series and International Tastes experiences

  • Complimentary access to exclusive Council Conversation Club

  • Complimentary access to virtual programs

  • One (1) complimentary program ticket for use at Council home venue in Center City

  • DailyChatter subscription

  • Membership recognition lapel pin and other branded gifts

 

 

 

  • Support of critical international affairs and leadership programming for more than 2,500 students from 85 regional schools per year

  • Members discount (typically 30% off) on Council program tickets

  • Access to members-only programs

  • Invitations to new and exclusive World Affairs Table dinner series and International Tastes experiences

  • Complimentary access to exclusive Council Conversation Club

  • Complimentary access to virtual programs

  • One (1) complimentary program ticket for use at Council home venue in Center City

  • DailyChatter subscription

  • Membership recognition lapel pin and other branded gifts

Membership benefits for two (2) people

  • Support of critical international affairs and leadership programming for more than 2,500 students from 85 regional schools per year

  • Members discount (typically 30% off) on Council program tickets

  • Access to members-only programs

  • Invitations to new and exclusive World Affairs Table dinner series and International Tastes experiences

  • Complimentary access to exclusive Council Conversation Club

  • Complimentary access to virtual programs

  • Two (2) complimentary program tickets for use at Council home venue in Center City

  • DailyChatter subscription

  • Membership recognition lapel pin and other branded gifts

Membership benefits for two (2) people

  • Support of critical international affairs and leadership programming for more than 2,500 students from 85 regional schools per year

  • Members discount (typically 30% off) on Council program tickets

  • Access to members-only programs

  • Invitations to new and exclusive World Affairs Table dinner series and International Tastes experiences

  • Complimentary access to exclusive Council Conversation Club

  • Complimentary access to virtual programs

  • Four (4) complimentary program tickets for use at Council home venue in Center City

  • Two (2) complimentary guest tickets

  • Occasional invitations to virtual post-event private Briefing Room discussions with speakers

  • DailyChatter subscription

  • Membership recognition lapel pin and other branded gifts

Supporting Membership

  • Support of critical international affairs and leadership programming for more than 2,500 students from 85 regional schools per year

  • Complimentary access to all programs at the Council’s home venue in Center City, including Diplochat series

  • Members discount (typically 30% off) on Council program tickets

  • Access to members-only programs

  • Invitations to new and exclusive World Affairs Table dinner series and International Tastes experiences

  • Complimentary access to exclusive Council Conversation Club

  • Complimentary access to virtual programs

  • Four (4) complimentary guest tickets

  • Invitations to virtual post-event private Briefing Room discussions with speakers

  • Private, off the record dinner opportunities with speakers (paid ticket, when available)

  • DailyChatter subscription

  • Annual Stranger’s Guide subscription

  • Membership recognition lapel pin and other branded gifts

  • Donor recognition on the Council's website

 

  • Support of critical international affairs and leadership programming for more than 2,500 students from 85 regional schools per year

  • Complimentary access to all Council events and receptions

  • Complimentary access to all programs at the Council’s home venue in Center City, including Diplochat series

  • Access to members-only programs

  • Invitations to new and exclusive World Affairs Table dinner series and International Tastes experiences

  • Complimentary access to exclusive Council Conversation Club

  • Complimentary access to virtual programs

  • Six (6) complimentary guest tickets

  • Invitations to virtual post-event private Briefing Room discussions with speakers

  • One (1) private, off the record dinner opportunities with speakers (for 2)

  • Complimentary signed books at applicable events

  • DailyChatter subscription

  • Annual Stranger’s Guide subscription

  • Membership recognition lapel pin and other branded gifts

  • Donor recognition on website

  • Support of critical international affairs and leadership programming for more than 2,500 students from 85 regional schools per year

  • Complimentary meals at Council events (luncheons and dinners)

  • Complimentary access to all Council events and receptions

  • Complimentary access to all programs at the Council’s home venue in Center City, including Diplochat series

  • Access to members-only programs

  • Invitations to new and exclusive World Affairs Table dinner series and International Tastes experiences

  • Complimentary access to exclusive Council Conversation Club

  • Complimentary access to virtual programs

  • Eight (8) complimentary guest tickets

  • Invitations to virtual post-event private Briefing Room discussions with speakers

  • Two (2) private, off the record dinner opportunities with speakers (for 2)

  • Complimentary signed books at applicable events

  • Exclusive Head Table opportunities at applicable luncheon and dinner events

  • Speaker photo opportunities at applicable events

  • Reserved seating at in-person events

  • DailyChatter subscription

  • Annual Stranger’s Guide subscription

  • Membership recognition lapel pin and other branded gifts

  • Donor recognition on website

Leadership Circle Membership

  • Support of critical international affairs and leadership programming for more than 2,500 students from 85 regional schools per year

  • Complimentary meals at Council events (luncheons and dinners)

  • Complimentary access to all Council events and receptions

  • Complimentary access to all programs at the Council’s home venue in Center City, including Diplochat series

  • Access to members-only programs

  • Invitations to new and exclusive World Affairs Table dinner series and International Tastes experiences

  • Complimentary access to exclusive Council Conversation Club

  • Complimentary access to virtual programs

  • Ten (10) complimentary guest tickets

  • Invitations to virtual post-event private Briefing Room discussions with speakers

  • Three (3) private, off the record dinner opportunities with speakers (for 2)

  • Complimentary signed books at applicable events

  • Personalized signed book at applicable events

  • Exclusive Head Table opportunities at applicable luncheon and dinner events

  • Speaker photo opportunities at applicable events

  • Reserved seating at in-person events

  • DailyChatter subscription

  • Annual Stranger’s Guide subscription

  • Membership recognition lapel pin and other branded gifts

  • Donor recognition on website

  • Donor recognition on event materials