Become a Member

JOIN THE CAAM FAMILY… and bring our STORIES TO LIGHT.

Become a CAAM member today and receive instant CAAMFest ticket discounts and other fantastic benefits!

“With the democratization of digital and social media platforms, more and more people are creating content than ever before. CAAM continues to be a nexus for Asian Americans and creative media expression.”

Bill Imada, President of IW Group, President Obama’s Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, CAAM Board Member, CAAM Member

CAAM FAN (Free)

  • Subscription to CAAM Connect, CAAM’s bi-weekly electronic newsletter with the latest news about Asian American media, ticket giveaways and more!
  • Access to exclusive members-only film, media and content through CAAM’s website
JOIN AS A NEW MEMBER

CAAM SUSTAINING MEMBERS

STUDENT / SENIOR (SINGLE $50 | DUAL* $95)

Tax deductible in the amount of $38.50, $72 for dual membership.
Student / Senior members receive all of the benefits at the Friend level.

Please call (415) 863-0814, ext. 102 to verify eligibility for the Student and Senior level. Proof of age (60+) or student status (current enrollment in an accredited institution) required.

Each member in the Student/Senior dual membership will receive the benefits associated with the single Student/Senior membership.

  • Subscription to CAAM Connect, CAAM’s bi-weekly electronic newsletter
  • Invitations to year-round events, including exclusive members-only screenings & receptions and advance screenings of theatrical releases
  • CAAMFest Program Guide mailed to your home**
  • Discount on tickets to CAAMFest (Up to 2 tickets per program)
  • Members-only advance CAAMFest ticket purchasing period
  • Discounts on merchandise
  • Recognition on the CAAM website
  • Complimentary CAAM lapel pin***
JOIN AS A NEW MEMBER   RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP

FRIEND (SINGLE $65 | DUAL* $120)

Tax deductible in the amount of $53.50, $97 for dual membership
Each member in the Friend dual membership will receive the benefits listed with the single Friend membership.

  • Subscription to CAAM Connect, CAAM’s bi-weekly electronic newsletter
  • Invitations to year-round events, including exclusive members-only screenings & receptions and advance screenings of theatrical releases
  • CAAMFest Program Guide mailed to your home**
  • Members-only advance CAAMFest ticket purchasing period
  • Discounts on merchandise
  • Recognition on the CAAM website
  • Complimentary CAAM lapel pin***
JOIN AS A NEW MEMBER   RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP

 

SUPPORTER (SINGLE $175 | DUAL $330)

Tax deductible in the amount of $72.50, $125 for dual membership
Each member in the Supporter dual membership will receive the benefits listed with the single Supporter membership.

All Friend level benefits, plus:

  • Recognition in CAAM printed publications
  • One (1) Complimentary limited edition Center for Asian American Media tote bag***
  • Two (2) general admission tickets**** to CAAMFest
  • One (1) ticket to the CAAMFest Opening Night Screening and Gala Reception***** (Please note that the complimentary Opening Night Film and Gala ticket cannot be redeemed online. Instead, the ticket will automatically be printed by the CAAMFest Box Office team and available for pick up under the name of the primary member at the Castro Theatre Will Call on Opening Night)
  • Discount on tickets to CAAMFest (Up to 4 tickets per program)
JOIN AS A NEW MEMBER   RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP

 

DIRECTOR ($1,000)

Tax deductible in the amount of $343
All Friend level benefits, plus:

    • Recognition in CAAM printed publications
    • Three (3) additional CAAM lapel pins (4 total)***
    • Four invitations to the exclusive CAAMFest Sneak Preview screening
    • One (1) complimentary limited edition Center for Asian American Media tote bag***
    • Invitation for two (2) to the Festival Press Screenings
    • Four (4) general admission tickets**** to CAAMFest
    • Discount on tickets to CAAMFest (Up to 8 tickets per program)
    • One (1) ticket to the CAAMFest Opening Night Screening and Gala Reception***** (Please note that the complimentary Opening Night Film and Gala ticket cannot be redeemed online. Instead, the ticket will automatically be printed by the CAAMFest 2016 Box Office team and available for pick up under the name of the primary member at the Castro Theatre Will Call on Opening Night on Thursday, March 9, 2017)
    • One (1) CAAMFest All-Access Pass******, an all-access pass for all CAAMFest screenings and programs
JOIN AS A NEW MEMBER   RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP

 

VISIONARY CIRCLE

Join the Visionary Circle with an annual gift of $5,000 or more and become a part of an elite circle of individuals dedicated to building the future of Asian American media.

Silver ($5,000)

Tax deductible in the amount of $3,454
All Friend level benefits, plus:

      • Recognition in CAAM printed publications
      • Three (3) additional CAAM lapel pins (4 total)***
      • Four invitations to the exclusive CAAMFest Sneak Preview screening
      • Two (2) complimentary limited edition Center for Asian American Media tote bags***
      • Four (4) invitations to the Festival Press Screenings
      • Discount on tickets to CAAMFest (Up to 8 tickets per program)
      • Six (6) general admission tickets**** to CAAMFest
      • Two (2) tickets to the CAAMFest Opening Night Screening and Gala Reception
      • Invitations for two (2) to CAAMFest Opening Night Board Reception and reserved seating for the Opening Night film
      • Two (2) complimentary tickets to the CAAMFest Centerpiece Screening and Reception*******
      • Two (2) CAAMFest All-Access Passes******, an all-access pass for all CAAMFest screenings and programs (2 total)
      • Opportunity to program a members-only screening
      • On-screen recognition before all Festival screenings
JOIN AS A NEW MEMBER   RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP

 

For more information about our Visionary Circle, please contact:
Debbie Ng | Director of Development and Communications
dng [at] caamedia [dot] org
(415) 863-0814 ext. 104

* Dual memberships are available only to members residing at the same address.
**Help us stay green! In lieu of receiving a printed catalog, please email membership@caamedia.org if you would like us to email you a link to the CAAMFest Program Guide.
*** Available to new CAAM members only
**** Tickets are subject to availability and are only valid on regularly priced screenings and panels.
***** Please note that the complimentary Opening Night Film and Gala ticket(s) cannot be redeemed online. Instead, they will automatically be printed by the CAAMFest Box Office and available for pick up under the name of the primary member at the Castro Theatre Will Call on Opening Night. Please contact Jennifer Chu at jchu@caamedia.org, (415) 863-0814, ext. 102 if you would like to change the name under which your Opening Night Film and Gala tickets are held at the Castro Theatre Will Call.
****** The CAAMFest All-Access Pass is a non-transferrable pass that grants priority ticketless admission for one (1) person to all CAAMFest screenings in San Francisco and Oakland, including Opening Night, Centerpiece Presentations, and Closing Night. The All-Access Pass also includes admission for one (1) to the Festival Social Club and Directions in Sound. Please note that the All-Access Pass is not valid for admission to CAAMFeast or the Opening Night Board Reception.
******* In the event of multiple Centerpiece films, you will be asked to choose which film you would like the tickets to be applied to.

For questions or more information, please contact:
Jennifer Chu | Membership and Development Manager
jchu [at] caamedia [dot] org
(415) 863-0814 ext. 102

Thank you to our members