Premier memberships in the Los Angeles World Affairs Council enjoy all the features of basic memberships plus a wide variety of additional benefits. Premier membership levels and their additional benefits are:
Diplomat ($400 per year): Diplomats receive preferred seating at events and limited invitations to VIP receptions where they can meet our speakers, as well as exclusive roundtable discussions. Membership entitles you to four tickets at the discounted member price per event.
Envoy ($800 per year): Like Diplomats, Envoys receive limited invitations to VIP receptions where they can meet our speakers and invitations to some exclusive, off-the-record round table discussions. Benefits available to Envoys that are not available to Diplomats include priority seating at events and two complimentary gift memberships at the Individual level (a $170 value). Envoy membership also entitles you to unlimited tickets at the discounted member price.
Ambassador ($1,700 per year): Like Envoys, Ambassadors receive invitations to the Council's exclusive, off-the-record Round Table Lunches and are eligible for unlimited tickets at the discounted member price. Benefits available to Ambassadors that are not available to Envoys include high priority seating at events, unlimited invitations to VIP receptions where they can meet our speakers, two complimentary guest memberships at the Diplomat level (a $800 value), and complimentary digital photos with our speakers.
International Circle ($3,800 per year): Our premium-level membership. Members of the International Circle receive complimentary invitations to our annual Chairman's Dinner, our annual reception for the Los Angeles Consular Corps, and our Salon Series events featuring major speakers in some of the most elegant homes in Los Angeles. International Circle members have a Los Angeles World Affairs Council staff member dedicated to their needs. They receive top priority seating at our events, unlimited member price tickets, and unlimited access to evening seminars, round table lunches, and VIP receptions where they can meet our speakers. In addition, members of the International Circle receive four complimentary gift memberships at the Diplomat level (a $1,600 value).
Corporate ($5,000 per year): The equivalent of two International Circle memberships, Corporate membership allows an organization to have a standing membership which can be used by various members of the organization.