Membership Levels

Gold Leaf Society

Gold Leaf Society donors receive unparalleled access to events throughout the year, in addition to the benefits below, including invitations to join Aspen Institute trustees, speakers, and other prominent guests at private gatherings.

Chairman’s Society

In addition to the benefits below, Chairman’s Society donors receive special access to Institute leadership at small gatherings throughout the year, including a special dinner with President and CEO Dan Porterfield, for an update and discussion of the vision and direction of the Institute. Chairman’s Society donors also receive special accommodation for four additional guests at SOF programs as space allows.

President’s Society

In addition to the benefits below, President’s Society donors receive special access to experts and speakers at invitation-only dinners, round tables, and receptions throughout the year. President’s Society donors also receive special accommodation for two additional guests at SOF programs as space allows.

Aspen Leaf Society

Membership for two that offers access to over 60 SOF Exclusive offerings each year, as well as advanced notice, early registration, and discounts to public events. Aspen Leaf Society donors also receive special accommodation for one additional guest at SOF programs as space allows. The Society of Fellows offers Individual and Couple level memberships to the Vanguard Chapter for members under 40.

Individual Fellows

Membership for one that offers access to over 60 SOF Exclusive offerings each year, as well as advanced notice, early registration, and discounts to public events. The Society of Fellows offers Individual and Couple level memberships to the Vanguard Chapter for members under 40.

Vanguard Chapter

The Vanguard Chapter of the Society of Fellows provides younger donors the opportunity to engage in inspiring and stimulating conversation with like-minded peers, while being a part of the larger Society of Fellows program. Vanguard Members enjoy all the privileges of Fellows and actively participate in the speaker luncheons, discussion receptions, roundtables and seminars offered throughout the year in Aspen; Washington, DC; New York City; San Francisco; and more.

No one speaks better to the value of the Vanguard Chapter than our own members. Click here to watch Vanguard Advisory Board Member, Randall Bone,
share his experience.