CCC Contemporaries 

Join and become a part of the CCC Family!

We rely on your invaluable contribution to bring innovative programming to the community in education and engagement.

Each CCC Contemporary level comes with unique benefits like free admission to over 900 museums nationwide through the North American Reciprocal Museums Association (NARM) and the Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums (ROAM) program at the Supporter level and above.

As a CCC Contemporary you will enjoy access to discounts, partnerships, private tours, and more!


Ways to Join the Family…

  1. Select your CCC Contemporary level below to add it to your cart and pay online.

  2. Call us at 415-986-1822!

  3. Mail Join Our Family form with check made payable to:
    Chinese Culture Foundation
    750 Kearny Street, 3rd Floor
    San Francisco, CA 94108
    or fill out the credit card information.

  4. Ask a CCC Team Member at the CCC Visual Art Center.

We offer a variety of special benefits to those who are able to join as a CCC Contemporary above $1,000, including:


  • Invitation to a curator’s talk with selected artists

  • Special recognition on the CCC website

  • Private themed tour of Chinatown with the Director of Education

  • 1 day access to the Wells Fargo Room

  • Complimentary tickets to the ever popular Roots California Excursions

  • Invitation to a private lunch with the Executive Director

  • After hours access to the gallery for a private event

  • and more!

Call or email Elka Lee-Shapiro at 415-986-1822 ext. 101 or for more details.


All CCC Contemporaries will receive a welcome packet with their Contemporaries card and tax donation letter.

Choose Your Level of Support



Every year

(Fully tax deductible)

  • 10% discount at CCC Shop featuring unique artist-made work

  • Invitation to receptions and exhibition openings

  • Subscription to CCC Insider and e-newsletter

  • Advanced notice of upcoming programming and special offers



Every year

(Fully tax deductible)

All Friend level benefits PLUS:

  • 10% discount on admission to special events, tours, etc.

  • Free admission & other benefits at 800+ museums nation-wide

  • Option to add one additional name to Contemporaries Card

Best Value



Every year

($190 is tax deductible)

All Supporter level benefits PLUS:

  • 2 tickets to the Chinatown Walking Tour

  • Early access to exhibition receptions



Every year

($308 is tax deductible)

All Sustainer level benefits PLUS:

  • Free CCC publication upon request

  • 4 additional tickets to Chinatown Walking tour (Total of 6) 



Every year

($768 is tax deductible)

All Ambassador level benefits PLUS:

  • Private exhibition tour OR — 

  • Chinatown Walking Tour by apt for you & your group

  • Special recognition in the CCC annual report