Friends Society is comprised of supporters of our mission who have made a special commitment to advise Carnegie Council leadership and to help us celebrate our Centennial. This exclusive group of advisers and investors is playing a critical role in deepening our impact and raising the visibility of Carnegie Council work.

Benefits of Friends Society Membership—$10,000+ (all but $1,000 is tax-deductible)

  • Special access to high-level experts and speakers;
  • Opportunities to host receptions and special events; and
  • Regular personal meetings and communication with Carnegie Council leadership.

For more information on how you can become a Friends Society member, please contact Melissa Semeniuk at 212-838-4120 ext. 217 or

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We will not sell, share or trade our donors' names or personal information with any other entity, nor send mailings to our donors on behalf of other organizations. This policy applies to all information received by Carnegie Council, both online and offline, on any Platform ("Platform", includes the Carnegie Council websites and mobile applications), as well as any electronic, written, or oral communications.