Become a Friend of Folklife

Photo by Piper Hanson

Photo by Piper Hanson

Friends of Folklife sustain Northwest Folklife all year ’round.

Why give? Join in creating opportunities for artist performances, cross-cultural exchange and celebration of life for all ages. Become a Friend of Folklife by making a donation of $50 or more, with a special invitation for Young Folk. In appreciation, you will receive benefits to enrich your experience with Northwest Folklife. Friends of Folklife are all invited to enjoy the oasis of the Friends of Folklife Headquarters at the Festival in May.

$50 – Contributor Level ($40 seniors)
• Official guide mailed to you in mid-May prior to the Festival
• Option to receive monthly e-News
• Two Friend of Folklife buttons

$100 – Advocate Level
All of the above, PLUS:
• One Hospitality Button for admission to a special insider access area
• One Invitation to the Saturday Night Party

$250 – Supporter Level
All of the above, PLUS:
• One Additional Hospitality Button for admission to a special insider access area
• One Additional Invitation to the Saturday Night Party
• One Northwest Folklife Tote Bag

$500 –  Investor Level
All of the above, PLUS:
• One Northwest Folklife Goody Bag
• Recognition for your donation in the Festival Guide

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Celebrating over 40 years of the Festival.

$1000 – Benefactor level
All of the above, PLUS:
• Tour of the Festival with the Executive Director and a Board Member
• Northwest Folklife Festival limited edition guest art poster

$2500 – Sustainer Level
All of the above, plus:
• Dinner with the Executive Director
• Complimentary parking during the Festival

$5000 – Visionary Level
All of the above, plus:
• Meet the Artist opportunities.

$20 – Young Folk (Age 25 and under)
• Access to Young Adult specific Folklife programming throughout the year and at the Festival
• Official guide mailed to you in mid-May prior to the Festival
• Option to receive monthly e-News
• Two Friend of Folklife buttons
• Folklife t-shirt at the Festival
• Special swag bag at the Friends of Folklife HQ

Donate any amount: Click here to make a gift of any amount.

To discuss making a gift, creating your Northwest Folklife Legacy, or becoming a Friend of Folklife, contact our Development Director, Sheila Siden at sheila@nwfolklife.org, or call 206/233-3953.

Thank you!