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The Founders Circle is comprised of individuals who make sustained investments in the future of Foothills Art Center. Through their philanthropic support, Founders Circle members play an integral role in all that FAC does – from presenting creative exhibitions to offering arts-integrated educational programs all year long.

Founders Circle participation is determined by cumulative annual giving through donations and sponsorships – or by simply make a donation at one of the levels below. Payment options are also available – pay monthly or quarterly and receive all the benefits of Founders Circle starting today.

All Levels include the base benefits:

  • Exclusive invitations to quarterly Founders Circle receptions and events to view private collections, experience behind-the-scenes tours, and unique art experiences.
  • Free admission for you and your guests each visit
  • Complimentary cocktail hour at member openings
  • Advance registration to annual member trips
  • Complimentary 1-year membership at the Family level to give as a gift
  • Public recognition on annual donor board at the entrance of FAC, Annual Report, and in issues of LOOK, FAC’s semi-annual magazine
  • Subscription to LOOK, FAC’s semi-annual magazine
  • Admission to Open Studio
  • Access to over 1,000 cultural institutions through the North American Reciprocal Membership Program (NARM)
  • Member discount on all classes for kids and adults
  • Additional opportunities for an unparalleled FAC experience year-round



All base level benefits for an unparalleled FAC experience year-round



All Silver benefits plus…

Quarterly updates from the Executive Director

Private curator-led tour for you and up to 10 guests during regular hours



All Gold benefits plus…

Invitations to dinner with Director and visiting exhibit artist

$1,000 discount on FAC Event Rental



All Platinum benefits plus…

Opportunity for private after-hours reception and tour with Director and Curator for you and up to 15 guests

Two Annual Gala Tickets

Reserved parking space at FAC with advance notice

$2,000 off of FAC Event Rental