Statesman Membership

$10,000.00 for 1 year



  • Two (2) tickets to each program for the calendar year
  • Two (2) VIP tickets to the Jones Awards
  • Two (2) tickets to the International Women’s Day Conference
  • Two (2) registrations to Global Scholars Academy (valued at $169 each)
  • Two (2) registrations to Global Affairs & U.S. Foreign Policy Institute (valued at $445 each)
  • Member only travel pricing
  • Invitations to exclusive members-only events
  • Ability to invite friends and guests to programs and events
  • Special donor name badges
  • Publication savings to Foreign Affairs, The Economist, Harper’s and more
  • Reserved seating at programming (when available)
  • Invitation to private receptions featuring special guests and speakers
  • FRIENDSHIPS  Complimentary guest passes to regular evening events – 10 passes
  • INFLUENCE  Council Cabinet Chair for season
  • LEGACY  Recognition plaque for display

All gifts to the World Affairs Council of Greater Houston are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. In compliance with IRS tax reporting laws, the amount of your charitable contribution is limited to the excess of your contribution over the value of any goods or services received.  Your estimated fair market value of benefit received is $300. Your tax-deductible contribution is $9,700.

Additional Information

Statesman memberships may be purchased by check or online (includes a transaction fee). Please call 713-522-7811 for more information.

The World Affairs Council of Greater Houston is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, tax ID 76-0308253. Your membership may be tax deductible and will be used locally to support the Council’s educational programs.