Support Upstate

There are many ways to support Upstate Films, a 501c3 non-profit organization.

Please Note: Whether you buy a membership, gift card, or donation, all transactions are processed as donations; rest assured that you have done it correctly. When you click on any of the gray bars such as the one below, you will be taken to a secure site (Network For Good) that handles our online transactions. From there, you may choose your transaction type (membership, gift card, or donation).

Become a member

HOW TO BECOME A MEMBER:
  • Online: Become a Member, Renew, or Buy a Gift Membership online using our secure web form. Please fill out the form carefully and completely. Note: We can only accept debit/credit cards online, not through the mail or at our Box Offices.
  • By Mail: To get your Membership by mail, print out a copy of our Membership Form. Once the form is filled out, mail it with a check (made out to Upstate Films) to: Upstate Films, PO Box 324, Rhinebeck, NY 12572. Please include a stamped, self-addressed envelope.
  • In Person: You can also become a Member at our Box Offices and see your first discounted movie all in one night. Our Box Offices accept Cash and Check only.
MEMBERSHIP LEVELS
  • Buff $50Admission $6 instead of $10
  • Dual Buffs $95For 2 adults at the same address, each admission $6 instead of $10
  • Senior (62+) $35Admission $6 instead of $8
  • Dual Seniors (62+) $65For 2 Seniors at the same address, each admission $6 instead of $8
  • Student $35Admission $6 instead of $8
  • Cognoscente $100 per person$6 instead of $10, 1 Upstate Goodie*, bring 1 guest at member price to member events
  • Director $150$6 instead of $10 for two adults at the same address, 2 Upstate Goodies*, bring 2 guests at member price to member events (for a total of 4 people), phone reservations for 2
  • Executive Producer $250$6 instead of $10 for two adults at the same address, 3 Upstate Goodies*, bring 2 guests at member price to any show (for a total of 4 people), phone reservations for 4
  • Czar/Czarina $500Free admission for 2 for the year to any show, 4 Upstate Goodies* plus a hand-crafted artist’s pin, bring 2 guests at member price to any show (for a total of four people), phone reservations for 4
  • Mogul $1000Free admission for 2 for the year to any show, free concessions for 2 for the year, 4 Upstate Goodies* plus a hand-crafted artist’s pin, bring 2 guests at member price to any show (for a total of four people), phone reservations for 4
    *UPSTATE GOODIES include: t-shirt, diner mug, travel mug, tote bag…
UPSTATE THANKS YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!
  • DONATIONS ARE TAX-DEDUCTIBLE: Upstate Films is a 501c3 non-profit organization, making your contribution fully tax-deductible.
  • MEMBER PERKS: Members can show their cards to receive perks from over 50 participating businesses! For a full list, click here.

Clicking on the gray bar takes you to a secure site run by Network for Good where your Membership is processed.

PLEASE NOTE: Whether you purchase a membership, donation, or gift card, all transactions are processed as donations; please rest assured that you have done it correctly.


Give a Gift Certificate

Perfect for holidays, birthdays, thank-you gifts, or just fun!

  • Online: To purchase online, use our secure form.
  • By Mail: Send a check for the amount of the Gift Certificate to the address below, along with the following information: 1) Who is the gift for? 2) Where would you like the gift sent? 3) Provide us with any personal messages you’d like us to write inside the card. Mail to: UPSTATE FILMS, PO BOX 324, RHINEBECK, NY 12572
  • In Person: Stop by the box office to purchase with cash or a check.

* Gift certificates may be made out for a dollar amount (good for spending on tickets, concessions, or merchandise), a number of admissions (prices based on recipient status: $10 per Adult / $8 per Senior / $6 per Member ticket), or for year-long memberships. Please stipulate what you would like your gift certificate to be “good for” when purchasing.

PLEASE NOTE: Whether you purchase a membership, donation, or gift card, all transactions are processed as donations; please rest assured that you have done it correctly.


Donate/Contribute

SUPPORT OUR ON-GOING PROGRAMS:

Programming two locations means bringing a wide variety of films to the region – something we’ve enjoyed doing since 1972 and hope to continue for years to come.
Please consider making a tax-deductible contribution to keep Upstate Films flourishing. If you can help, click on the button below to make a contribution with a credit card. You will be instantly transported to Network for Good, the outfit that handles your donation.
Or you can mail a donation to: Upstate Films, PO Box 324, Rhinebeck, NY 12572.

A 501 C3 NOT-FOR-PROFIT ORGANIZATION:

As a non-profit arts organization, our mission is to make international and independent cinema as accessible and affordable as possible. Upstate Films remains committed to showing an eclectic mix of films, providing a unique cinema experience, supporting local businesses, and paying living wages to its staff. Your generous donations, tax-deductible to the full extent of the law, have contributed greatly to our ability to bring films and filmmakers to Rhinebeck since 1972. We thank you for your continued support and patronage. You, our audience, are our community. It is your passion for film that makes Upstate Films what it is. We don’t show commercials; we don’t show 20 minutes of trailers. We show movies. Member or not, we value your support. See you at the movies.

PLEASE NOTE: Whether you purchase a membership, donation, or gift card, all transactions are processed as donations; please rest assured that you have done it correctly.


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