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Support from people like you is what makes RiverRun possible. To present the best new films from around the world each year and provide diverse viewpoints and perspectives, RiverRun relies on a broad community of supporters. Through our membership program you make a contribution that helps us grow, expand our programming and celebrate the human experience through film. And in return for your support, we provide you with exclusive member benefits that enhance your festival experience and connect you to RiverRun year-round. Please consider becoming a member today. THANK YOU!

 

(RiverRun is a recognized 501(c)3 non-profit and your gift is tax deductible.) If you have questions or would like information about other forms of giving, such as legacy gifts or contributions of stock, please contact Amy Clemmons, RiverRun’s Development Manager, at amy@riverrunfilm.com or 336-724-1502 x102.

BASIC MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS RiverRun members at ALL levels enjoy: Opportunity to buy RiverRun tickets before they go on sale to the general public ■ Special offers at partnering businesses throughout the year ■ Discounts on RiverRun merchandise ■ Recognition in the 2016 RiverRun Film Guide

FAN – $55 Includes Basic Membership Benefits ■ Full amount is tax deductible Your contribution will pay for a rental car to transport filmmakers for a day.

ENTHUSIAST – $125 Includes Basic Membership Benefits, PLUS: Invitation for two (2) to the Member Appreciation cocktail reception during 2016 Festival ■ Two (2) ticket vouchers, each redeemable for regular-priced tickets to 2016 Festival films, parties and events (restrictions apply) ■  $101 of your donation is tax deductible Your contribution will pay for a night’s accommodation for a visiting filmmaker.

SUPPORTER – $275 Includes Basic Membership Benefits, PLUS: Invitation for two (2) to the 2016 Festival Preview Reception in March 2016 ■ One Donor Gift Bag ■ Invitation for two (2) to the Member Appreciation cocktail reception during 2016 Festival ■ Four (4) ticket vouchers, each redeemable for regular-priced tickets to 2016 Festival films, parties and events (restrictions apply) ■ $227 of your donation is tax deductible Your contribution will pay for round-trip airfare for a visiting American filmmaker.

BENEFACTOR – $550 Includes Basic Membership Benefits, PLUS: Two (2) Donor Badges which provide admission to RiverRun VIP cocktail receptions ■ Two (2) tickets to the 2016 RiverRun Gala on April 8, 2016 at the Millennium Center ■ Invitation for two (2) to the 2016 Festival Preview Reception in March 2016 ■ One (1) Donor Gift Bag ■ Invitation for two (2) to Member Appreciation cocktail reception during 2016 Festival ■ One (1) RiverRun Ticket Sampler, good for ten (10) regular-priced tickets to 2016 Festival films, parties and events (restrictions apply) ■ $442 of your donation is tax deductible Your contribution will pay for round-trip airfare for a visiting international filmmaker.

PATRON CIRCLE MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS In addition to the Basic Membership Benefits, RiverRun members in the Patron Circle enjoy: Access to RiverRun’s 2016 Festival Concierge service to facilitate early ticket selection ■ One (1) UNCSA parking pass, allowing you to bypass the shuttle and park conveniently near the theatre ■ Invitation for two (2) to the Festival Preview Reception in March 2016, the Opening Night VIP Party and the annual Spark Party ■ Patron Circle Gift Bag, including a 2016 Festival t-shirt voucher Your contribution helps pay for hiring of seasonal festival staff.

CELEBRITY CIRCLE – $1,000 Includes Basic AND Patron Circle Membership Benefits, PLUS: Two (2) RiverRun Donor Badges which provide admission to RiverRun VIP cocktail receptions ■ Two (2) tickets to the 2016 RiverRun Gala on April 8, 2016 at the Millennium Center ■ Invitation for two (2) to the Member Appreciation cocktail reception during 2016 Festival ■ Two (2) RiverRun Ticket Samplers, good for twenty (20) regular-priced tickets to 2016 Festival films, parties and events (restrictions apply) ■ $784 of your donation is tax deductible

CELEBRITY WITH STAR – $1,500 Includes Basic AND Patron Circle Membership Benefits, PLUS:  Recognition with a named star on 2015 Walk of Fame ■  Complimentary subscription to Film Comment magazine ■  Two (2) RiverRun Donor Badges which provide admission to RiverRun VIP cocktail receptions  ■  Two (2) tickets to the 2016 RiverRun Gala on April 8, 2016 at the Millennium Center  ■  Invitation for two (2) to the Member Appreciation cocktail reception during 2016 Festival  ■ Two (2) RiverRun Ticket Samplers, good for twenty (20) regular-priced tickets to 2016 Festival films, parties and events (restrictions apply) ■ $1,284 of your donation is tax deductible

SCREENWRITER CIRCLE – $2,000 Includes Basic AND Patron Circle Membership Benefits, PLUS: Access to complimentary parking for the Festival in a convenient downtown location ■ Two (2) RiverRun Donor Badges which provide admission to RiverRun VIP cocktail receptions ■ Two (2) tickets to the 2016 RiverRun Gala on April 8, 2016 at Millennium Center ■ Invitation for two (2) to the Member Appreciation cocktail reception during the 2016 Festival ■ Two (2) RiverRun Ticket Samplers and five (5) ticket vouchers, good for twenty-five (25) regular-priced tickets to 2016 Festival films, parties and events (restrictions apply) ■ Recognition with a named star on our 2016 Walk of Fame ■ Complimentary subscription to Film Comment magazine ■ $1,724 of your donation is tax deductible

PRODUCER CIRCLE – $2,500 Includes Basic AND Patron Circle Membership Benefits, PLUS:  One (1) additional UNCSA parking pass (for a total of two) ■  Access to complimentary parking for the Festival in a convenient downtown location ■ Two (2) RiverRun Donor Badges which provide admission to RiverRun VIP cocktail receptions ■  Four (4) tickets to the 2016 RiverRun Gala on April 8, 2016 at the Millennium Center ■ Invitation for four (4) to the Member Appreciation cocktail reception during 2016 Festival ■ Invitation for two (2) to Down Home Supper ■ Invitation for two (2) to the 2016 Awards Ceremony ■ Three (3) RiverRun Ticket Samplers, good for thirty (30) regular-priced tickets to 2016 Festival films, parties and events (restrictions apply) ■ Recognition with a named star on our 2016 Walk of Fame ■ Complimentary subscription to Film Comment magazine ■ $2,176 of your donation is tax deductible 

For information about the benefits of making a major gift of $5,000 or more, please contact Amy Clemmons by phone, 336-724-1502 x102, or by email, amy@riverrunfilm.com. 

Be a RiverRun STAR! Members who contribute $1,500 or more will also be recognized with a named star on the 2015 RiverRun Walk of Fame sidewalk display!

ADMIRER (Student Membership) – $30 Must show valid student ID before receiving benefits Opportunity to buy RiverRun tickets before they go on sale to the greater public ♦ Discounts on RiverRun merchandise ♦ Recognition in the 2015 RiverRun Film Guide ♦ 2015 Festival T-shirt ♦ Free ticket to a 2015 NC Shorts program ♦ $0 of your donation is tax deductible

We encourage the use of checks. Please mail donations by check to: RiverRun International FIlm Festival, Attn: Development, 305 West Fourth Street, Suite 1A, Winston-Salem, NC 27101

If you have questions or need additional information, please contact Amy Clemmons at 336-724-1502 x102 or amy@riverrunfilm.com.