San Antonio Museum or Art

Corporate Membership Program

We have recently added some unique benefits making a corporate membership an even better investment for your business than ever. As a vital partnership with the San Antonio Museum of Art, corporate membership sustains the Museum’s daily operating needs. Corporate Members demonstrate a significant commitment to the arts and our community while receiving a tax deduction and providing membership benefits to both executives and employees. Corporate sponsorship opportunities are also available.

Corporate Membership Program PDF
Corporate Membership Benefits At A Glance PDF

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Corporate Chairman’s Circle:
$100,000
All the benefits of Corporate Director’s Circle membership plus...
  • NEW100 complimentary Museum admission passes
  • NEWArt Society Circle membership privileges for four designated officials ($4,000 value)
  • One complimentary rental of the Museum for a private event
Corporate Director’s Circle:
$25,000
All the benefits of Corporate Leader’s Circle membership plus...
  • NEWArt Society Circle membership privileges for two designated officials ($2,000 value)
  • 75 complimentary Museum admission passes
  • Unlimited free Museum admissions for all employees with company ID
  • NEWPrivate tour with a SAMA curator for up to 10 people
Corporate Leader’s Circle:
$10,000
All the benefits of Corporate Benefactor’s Circle membership plus…
  • NEWArt Society Circle membership privileges for one designated official ($1,000 value)
  • 50 complimentary Museum admission passes
  • NEWOpportunity for a branded SAMA Art Party event (guest admission fees apply)
  • Gift of exhibition catalogues published by the Museum
Corporate Benefactor’s Circle:
$5,000
All the benefits of Corporate Art Society Circle membership plus…
  • NEWPatron membership privileges for one designated official ($500 value)
  • 25 complimentary Museum admission passes
  • 10% discount for all employees on any general membership purchase
  • NEWComplimentary use of SAMA’s facilities during business hours for a company meeting
Corporate Art Society Circle:
$2,500

Reduced Rate (10 employees or less):
$1,000

All the benefits of Small Business membership plus…
  • NEWInvitation for company employees to attend Annual Corporate Partners Day – including free admission, special recognition, and discounts for employees on membership purchases
  • NEWInvitation for two to a Corporate Partners event
  • Invitation to the Annual Circle Members Reception and Program for one official and guest
  • NEWAssociate membership privileges for one designated official ($250 value)
  • NEWRecognition in the Museum’s lobby
  • NEWCorporate Concierge Service
NEWSmall Business:
$500
  • Recognition on the Museum’s website for one year
  • Recognition in the Museum’s Annual Report and VIEW, SAMA’s members magazine
  • 10 complimentary Museum admission passes
  • Member Plus membership privileges for one designated official ($65 value)
University Partnership Students, faculty and staff of the university will receive free admission to the Museum with university ID. Partnerships also enjoy the benefits of a Corporate Benefactor’s Circle membership with specific recognition in the Museum’s Annual Report and website as a University Partner. Partnership dues are determined by number of student enrollment and staff employment.
  • Up to 9,999 students and employees                         $5,000
  • 10,000 – 49,999 students and employees                 $10,000
  • 50,000 or more students and employees                   $20,000 
NEWCorporate Concierge Service The San Antonio Museum of Art would be pleased to provide content and reporting to maximize the use of your benefits and reach your investment objectives. Concierge services are available for Corporate Members at any of the Circle levels.
  • Museum content for employee mailings, emails, newsletters, intranets, bulletin boards, and paycheck stuffers
  • Volunteer opportunities for your employees
  • Museum event planner dedicated to your corporate event

JOIN / RENEW NOW


Membership contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law, in the following amounts: Small Business ($450), Corporate Art Society Circle ($800 reduced rate; $2,300 full rate), Corporate Benefactor’s Circle ($4,725), Corporate Leader’s Circle ($9,475), Corporate Director’s Circle ($24,200), Corporate Chairman’s Circle* ($95,775 with rental; $98,775 without rental).

*Complimentary rental of SAMA's facilities (valued at $3,000) affects the tax deductibility of the Chairman's Circle membership. Members may choose to decline any benefits that are non-tax deductible in order to receive a full tax deduction for their contribution.


For more information on corporate membership please call Lana Meador in the membership office at (210) 978-8133 or email her at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

Sponsorship Opportunities & Benefits

Sponsorship Opportunities

The San Antonio Museum of Art is the region’s largest general art museum and presents a range of special exhibitions each year representing many of the world’s cultures. By sponsoring an exhibition, event or program at SAMA, your company can significantly increase its visibility and prestige. Sponsorship and marketing opportunities at the San Antonio Museum of Art offer valuable opportunities for establishing important connections between your audience and the Museum’s diverse audiences.

A variety of sponsorship opportunities are available at the San Antonio Museum of Art including exhibitions, educational programs, fundraisers and events. Sponsorship benefits are commensurate with the level of sponsorship. Sponsorship of exhibitions and activities at the San Antonio Museum of Art provide an exceptional opportunity for exposure to the Museum’s highly desirable audiences from throughout San Antonio and South Texas, and reflects both an interest in the people of the region and appreciation of the arts.

The San Antonio Museum of Art will work with your company to create a mutually beneficial support package for your sponsorship investment.

Exhibition Sponsorship

Education and Program Sponsorships:

  • Wednesday Workshops
  • Film Series
  • Community outreach – lectures, workshops, demonstrations, speakers’ bureau
  • Programs for area educators – Evenings for Educators, Tres Museos, Summer Teacher Institute
  • Volunteer program
  • Docent program – through SAMA’s docent training program, both weekday and weekend volunteer educators engage Museum visitors of all ages in the Museum’s collections and exhibitions with guided tours. Docents attend training session, lead tours and participate in many of the Museum’s programs

Event Sponsorships:

  • Free Day
  • Annual Gala

Sponsorship Benefits

The San Antonio Museum of Art will tailor sponsorship benefits to the needs of our corporate partners. Following are examples of some of the benefits offered to exhibition, education program and event sponsors:

  • Marketing Benefits:
    Advertising, media coverage, on-site signage, exhibition materials, invitations, membership materials, website recognition 

  • Hospitality Benefits: 
    Venue rental discounts, complimentary event tickets, Member Preview invitations, VIP tours

  • Community Benefits:
    Lecture recognition, program recognition 

For more information on corporate sponsorship please call Ana Marinez at (210) 978-8106 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Current Corporate Members

Corporate Director's Circle

  • Capital Group Companies Charitable Foundation
  • H-E-B
  • Valero Energy Corporation

Corporate Benefactor's Circle

  • Hixon Properties Inc.
  • LCG Associates, Inc.
  • Lewis Energy Group
  • Lucifer Lighting Company
  • San Antonio Express-News

Corporate Art Society Circle

  • Anne Zanikos Art Conservation
  • Bolner's Fiesta Products
  • Christie's
  • Frost 
  • Jefferson Bank
  • KSAT 12
  • Luther King Capital Management
  • NuStar Energy
  • Phipps Law Firm
  • Sendero Wealth Management
  • South Texas Money Management
  • The Trust Company, N.A.
  • Zachry Corporation

University Partnership

  • Alamo Colleges
  • St. Mary's University
  • Trinity University
  • University of the Incarnate Word

Small Business

  • Henry Cisneros 

Corporate Membership

We have recently added some unique benefits making a corporate membership an even better investment for your business than ever. As a vital partnership with the San Antonio Museum of Art, corporate membership sustains the Museum’s daily operating needs. Corporate Members demonstrate a significant commitment to the arts and our community while receiving a tax deduction and providing membership benefits to both executives and employees. Corporate sponsorship opportunities are also available.

Corporate Membership Program PDF
Corporate Membership Benefits At A Glance PDF

Button

 

Corporate Chairman’s Circle:
$100,000
All the benefits of Corporate Director’s Circle membership plus...
  • NEW100 complimentary Museum admission passes
  • NEWArt Society Circle membership privileges for four designated officials ($4,000 value)
  • One complimentary rental of the Museum for a private event
Corporate Director’s Circle:
$25,000
All the benefits of Corporate Leader’s Circle membership plus...
  • NEWArt Society Circle membership privileges for two designated officials ($2,000 value)
  • 75 complimentary Museum admission passes
  • Unlimited free Museum admissions for all employees with company ID
  • NEWPrivate tour with a SAMA curator for up to 10 people
Corporate Leader’s Circle:
$10,000
All the benefits of Corporate Benefactor’s Circle membership plus…
  • NEWArt Society Circle membership privileges for one designated official ($1,000 value)
  • 50 complimentary Museum admission passes
  • NEWOpportunity for a branded SAMA Art Party event (guest admission fees apply)
  • Gift of exhibition catalogues published by the Museum
Corporate Benefactor’s Circle:
$5,000
All the benefits of Corporate Art Society Circle membership plus…
  • NEWPatron membership privileges for one designated official ($500 value)
  • 25 complimentary Museum admission passes
  • 10% discount for all employees on any general membership purchase
  • NEWComplimentary use of SAMA’s facilities during business hours for a company meeting
Corporate Art Society Circle:
$2,500

Reduced Rate (10 employees or less):
$1,000

All the benefits of Small Business membership plus…
  • NEWInvitation for company employees to attend Annual Corporate Partners Day – including free admission, special recognition, and discounts for employees on membership purchases
  • NEWInvitation for two to a Corporate Partners event
  • Invitation to the Annual Circle Members Reception and Program for one official and guest
  • NEWAssociate membership privileges for one designated official ($250 value)
  • NEWRecognition in the Museum’s lobby
  • NEWCorporate Concierge Service
NEWSmall Business:
$500
  • Recognition on the Museum’s website for one year
  • Recognition in the Museum’s Annual Report and VIEW, SAMA’s members magazine
  • 10 complimentary Museum admission passes
  • Member Plus membership privileges for one designated official ($65 value)
University Partnership Students, faculty and staff of the university will receive free admission to the Museum with university ID. Partnerships also enjoy the benefits of a Corporate Benefactor’s Circle membership with specific recognition in the Museum’s Annual Report and website as a University Partner. Partnership dues are determined by number of student enrollment and staff employment.
  • Up to 9,999 students and employees                         $5,000
  • 10,000 – 49,999 students and employees                 $10,000
  • 50,000 or more students and employees                   $20,000 
NEWCorporate Concierge Service The San Antonio Museum of Art would be pleased to provide content and reporting to maximize the use of your benefits and reach your investment objectives. Concierge services are available for Corporate Members at any of the Circle levels.
  • Museum content for employee mailings, emails, newsletters, intranets, bulletin boards, and paycheck stuffers
  • Volunteer opportunities for your employees
  • Museum event planner dedicated to your corporate event

JOIN / RENEW NOW


Membership contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law, in the following amounts: Small Business ($450), Corporate Art Society Circle ($800 reduced rate; $2,300 full rate), Corporate Benefactor’s Circle ($4,725), Corporate Leader’s Circle ($9,475), Corporate Director’s Circle ($24,200), Corporate Chairman’s Circle* ($95,775 with rental; $98,775 without rental).

*Complimentary rental of SAMA's facilities (valued at $3,000) affects the tax deductibility of the Chairman's Circle membership. Members may choose to decline any benefits that are non-tax deductible in order to receive a full tax deduction for their contribution.


For more information on corporate membership please call Lana Meador in the membership office at (210) 978-8133 or email her at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

Corporate Support

Join other industry leaders in supporting the Museum. Sponsor a program or exhibition, host a private event, or invite your executives and employees to enjoy special Museum privileges as a Corporate Member.

Corporate Membership

Current Corporate Members 

Corporate Sponsorship Opportunites and Benefits