Friends of the Great Hall
THE GREAT HALL OF THE COOPER UNION is where history happens. On its iconic stage, some of the brightest minds in history have shared their vision for our future, and today we continue to present impactful programming that informs, inspires, and shapes public discourse.
FRIENDS OF THE GREAT HALL help us sustain, expand, and enhance public programming that drives discussion and change for New York City, and beyond. Make your gift today and become part of this powerful legacy of transformative free speech!
In addition to front-of-line access to all in-person public programs, members receive the following benefits in recognition of their support for this historic space:
$100 - Supporter
- Listing on website
- Subscription to Public Programming newsletter
$250 - Benefactor
Supporter benefits plus:
- Branded keepsake
$500 - Patron
Benefactor benefits plus:
- Listing in select printed programs distributed in the Great Hall
- Invitations to select pre/post-event receptions
$1,000 - Founding Member
Patron benefits plus:
- On-screen listing during select presentations in the Great Hall
- Reserved seating for 2
Click here to meet our current Friends of the Great Hall members. We are deeply grateful for their support!