Becoming a Member is one of the best and easiest ways to support GCCA and comes with amazing benefits. Every donor who gives a gift of $50 or more automatically becomes a Member of GCCA—no separate membership fees! Higher membership levels offer additional recognition and benefits for philanthropic individuals. Funds raised through GCCA’s membership program support operations and all the things that make GCCA special, including exhibitions, programming, and outreach.

A Gift of just $50 qualifies you as an artist member.
All GCCA Members Receive:

  • Advance registration & 10% discount on classes, workshops, & summer camps

  • Eligibility to exhibit a piece of art in the Annual Showcase in August

For more opportunities to connect with artists and other art lovers, Consider Joining the

Donations of $500+ place you in our premier membership tier. Graduated levels offer additional recognition and benefits. Each level includes the benefits of the previous levels. 

$500 Friends of GCCA

  • Listing on website and in annual report
  • Membership card
  • North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) membership
  • 10% discount on merchandise and gallery sales 
  • Invitation to exclusive exhibition previews

$1,000 Fellowship Circle

  • Invitation to annual VIP donor event

$2,500 Collector’s Circle

  • One year-long Artist Membership to give as a gift*
  • Coffee with the CEO

$5,000 Director’s Circle

  • Recognition as an exhibition sponsor & opportunity to host a private reception at the exhibition opening**

$10,000 Founders’ Circle

  • Invitation to annual Founders’ Dinner
  • Listing on lobby signage


*Recipient must call GCCA to activate their membership. Membership will be good for one year from activation date.

**Private reception for up to 20 people, to include beverages and light bites. May be subject to scheduling restrictions.

2022 Friends of GCCA

Abacus Planning Group
AFL Global
Anonymous in honor of Elizabeth Fletcher
Randolph & Allen Armstrong
Anne Q. Barr
Lee Bowman
Gayle & Bryant Brown
Carrie Burns Brown
Lilly Skok Bunch
Alan & Jane Todd Butcher
Anthony Callander
Kenneth & Stephanie Carroll
City of Greenville
Community Foundation of Greenville
Duke Energy
Jeffery & Andrea Edenfield
The Elbert W. Rogers Foundation
Stephen & Nancy Finch
Justin, Quinn, Noah, Patrick & Caroline Fletcher
Earle Furman
Fielding & Gally Gallivan Family
John & Kathy Gilbertson
Skip & Carrie Gordon
James & Mary Gorman
Greenville County
Robert & Jo Hackl
Tracy & Charles Hardaway
Hart-Oeland Foundation
Pat & Mary Lou Hartness in honor of Lynn O’Dell
Daniel Hartway
Rob & Kim Hassold
Dawn Hayden
Hollingsworth Funds
Illinois Tool Works
Samuel T. Jenkins III
Joseph & Ann Jennings
Lamar & Deborah Jordan in honor of Carrie Burns Brown
Yvonne Julian
Patricia & Don Kilburg
Becky & Fletcher Kirkland
Kate Lacher
George & Catherine Manning
Metropolitan Arts Council
Damien F. Michelin
Clark Mickel
Jane Linker & Terrance O’Leary
Piedmont Natural Gas
W. Roy & Susan Phillips
Susan Priester
Cal & Mary Ratcliff
Catherine Paul & Sean Scuras
South Carolina Arts Commission
Sharon & Adrian Steinmann
Bill Stephenson & Mike Cobb
Martha Team
Peter & Diane Tilkemeier
Sherri & Chuck Timmons
Flavio Varani
Joseph Wright & Martha Sutherland-Wright

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Frequently Asked Questions

When does my membership expire?

Memberships last for one year from the date of donation.

How do I receive my Art School discount code?

Members will receive a special email about a week before the launch of each Art School session with the discount code and a link to view the upcoming schedule of classes and workshops. If you are a current Member and haven’t received your discount code, please contact Chelsea Rudisill, Development Director, at or (864) 274-0355 so that we can send you your discount code as soon as possible.

What is the Annual Showcase?

Every August through September, the Annual Showcase features works of art from GCCA’s Members alongside the current year’s Brandon Fellows. The exhibition highlights a variety of mediums, themes, and techniques used by artists across the upstate and beyond. Members will receive an email a few months prior to the Showcase about how to submit their work. Visit this link to learn more:

What is NARM?

NARM is the North American Reciprocal Museum association. By presenting your membership card with a NARM sticker, you can get free admission and other reciprocal member benefits at over 1,000 participating institutions. Visit for participating locations.

How do I upgrade my membership?

Call Chelsea Rudisill, Development Director, at (864) 274-0355. If you have given recently, we will apply your previous donation to the upgraded membership level and extend your expiration date.

How do I set up monthly or quarterly installments?

Call Chelsea at (864) 274-0355 or select the option to make a recurring donation in the online donation form and set your desired frequency.

I lost my membership card. What should I do?

Call or email Chelsea at (864) 274-0355 or, and she will print and mail you a new one.

How do I sign up?

Simply click the JOIN button above and make a donation of $50 or more. If you prefer to mail your gift, please make your check payable to Greenville Center for Creative Arts, and mail to:

Greenville Center for Creative Arts
PO Box 2206
Greenville, SC 29602

Your contribution is 100% tax deductible.Greenville Center for Creative Arts is a non-profit organization as described in Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code; Tax ID #46-5542692