WHAT IS CHEEKWOOD SOCIETY?
Cheekwood Society is an important circle of donors who provide vital support to Cheekwood’s annual operations, funding the present and future of Nashville’s own national treasure.
WHAT DOES CHEEKWOOD SOCIETY FUND?
This mission-essential annual fund support brings the greatest impact to Cheekwood: it keeps our gates open for 300,000 visitors annually and ensures that funds are available to:
- Support world-class exhibitions
- Showcase seasonal gardens
- Offer high-quality education and public programs
- Make Cheekwood accessible by offering free visits to thousands of school-aged children each year
OUR MISSION: Preserve Cheekwood as an historical landmark where beauty and excellence in art and horticulture stimulate the mind and nurture the spirit
OUR VISION: To become a Nationally recognized destination renowned for its distinctive beauty, historical significance and excellence in art and horticulture
WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE A CHEEKWOOD SOCIETY DONOR?
As a donor, you will know that your support helps expand our reach, enrich our visitor experience, and preserve Nashville’s own national treasure for generations to come.
Please lend your support by JOINING CHEEKWOOD SOCIETY TODAY.*
As a thank you, you will receive special access to Cheekwood: an exclusive invitation to the annual Cheekwood Society Celebration, private exhibition previews, year-round events, and more. For more information, contact Kristin Paine, Deputy Director of External Affairs, at 615.353.6993 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
CHEEKWOOD SOCIETY BENEFITS
- Unlimited free admission and parking to Cheekwood for one full year
- Invitation for two to the annual Cheekwood Society Celebration recognizing those who contribute $1,500 or more to Cheekwood’s Annual Giving Campaign
- Invitations to exclusive events, exhibition previews and behind-the-scenes programs
- Reciprocal admission to nearly 200 botanical gardens, arboreta and conservatories nationwide, and over 60 museums in the Southeastern region
- Recognition of Annual Giving Campaign contribution in onsite signage
- Recognition in Cheekwood’s newsletter, Inspire
- Private after-hours tour of the Cheekwood’s Museum of Art and Gardens
- Complimentary admission to select special events, including Spring Art Hop
- Discount and priority registration for classes, workshops and children’s camp programs, including the Lunch & Lecture series and Tuesdays for Tots
- 8 single-visit guest passes
- Discounted rental of Cheekwood’s Botanic Hall or Museum of Art to host a private event (Black-out dates apply/Cheekwood catering, rentals and security are required)
PLEASE JOIN US ON THE JOURNEY TO REALIZING CHEEKWOOD’S FUTURE AS NASHVILLE’S OWN NATIONAL TREASURE BY JOINING CHEEKWOOD SOCIETY TODAY. *
*CHEEKWOOD is transitioning to a new ticketing system which will take you to a new secure page when you click through to join CHEEKWOOD SOCIETY.