The Editor’s Circle is open to anyone who has given at least $1,000 during the previous calendar year. Within the Circle, there are four membership levels:

SUPPORTER

$1,000–$4,999 

BENEFITS: acknowledgment in annual report and on firstthings.com; signed copy of The Experience of God: Being, Consciousness, Bliss by David Bentley Hart; three free online gift subscriptions; invitations to First Things events.

PATRON:

$5,000–$9,999 

BENEFITS: all of the above, plus: invitations to Editor’s Circle receptions to meet the speakers and writers at First Things events.

BENEFACTOR

$10,000–$24,999 

BENEFITS: all of the above, plus: invitations to Editor’s Circle dinners and discussions with First Things writers.

PILLAR:

$25,000 and higher

BENEFITS: all of the above, plus: invitations to participate in First Things seminars with the First Things editorial staff and leading Christian and Jewish scholars such as J. H. H. Weiler, Dana Gioia, Gilbert Meilaender, Paul Griffiths, Stanley Hauerwas, George Weigel, and Rabbi David Novak.

We are so grateful to our 2013 Editor’s Circle members, who together contributed more than $700,000 to support First Things.

Read what people are saying about the Institute and First Things here .  Read more about the Institute and First Things in our most recent annual report .

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