The Young Affiliates are a diverse group of young professionals who promote and support the Mint Museums though educational, volunteer, leadership, and social opportunities.

Membership Benefits

  • Free or reduced admission to Young Affiliate sponsored events
  • Free admission to Mint Museum Randolph and Mint Museum Uptown
  • Priority registration for summer camps and classes
  • Invitations to special events and exhibition previews
  • Free admission to monthly events
  • Subscription to the Mint Membership Discount Program
  • 10% discount in the museum shops
  • 10% discount at Halcyon Restaurant (Mint Museum Uptown) and Something Classic Cafe locations
  • 10% discount at American Roadside
  • Reciprocal membership to designated Southeastern museums
  • Additional membership benefits and discounts from our Cultural Partners

Membership Levels

All prices below reflect the $25 Young Affiliates benefit package added on to the respective Mint Museum membership levels. To join the YAMs, you must first join the Mint Museum. All memberships are fully tax deductible. All Young Affiliates members must be 21 years or older.

INDIVIDUAL
Plus Young Affiliate Benefits
$85.73

Includes all general membership benefits

TEACHER/STUDENT
Plus Young Affiliate Benefits
$70.73

Includes all general membership benefits at discounted price for schoolteachers.

DUAL
Plus Young Affiliate Benefits
$131.45

Includes all general membership benefits for two adults at one address

FAMILY
Plus Young Affiliate Benefits
$153.63

Includes all general membership benefits for two adults plus 2 guest passes for friends or babysitters

Step 1:  Join the mint

Step 2: Join the young affiliates

 

Supporting Memberships

Consider increasing your support of the Mint Museum and joining at a Supporting level. Supporting Memberships are for those persons who wish to enjoy the Museum through frequent visits and participation and who recognize the critical importance of members’ annual contributions to sustaining the Museum’s programs and operations. Young Affiliate benefits can be added to these levels for only $25/individual and $50/couple (these prices shown below).

SUSTAINER + Young Affiliate Benefits:

  • Includes all General Membership benefits
  • Reciprocal membership to designated North American museums
  • 4 Complimentary guest passes to the museum
  • 2 drink tickets at First Look Fridays

Membership Donation: $275 for 1 ($235 tax deductible) | $300 for 2 ($260 tax deductible)

BENEFACTOR + Young Affiliate Benefits:

  • Unlimited general admission for guests when accompanied by a member
  • 2 one-time parking passes for Mint Museum Uptown
  • 4 drink tickets at First Look Fridays
  • 2 complimentary tickets to a VIP museum event

Membership Donation: $525 for 1 ($435 tax deductible) | $550 for 2 ($460 tax deductible)
 

Step 1: Become a Supporting Member of the Museum

Step 2: Join the Young Affiliates

Get Involved


We’re always looking for new YAM members to get involved. From the event committees to various volunteer opportunities at the Mint, there are plenty of ways to learn even more about what it means to be a part of the Young Affiliates!

Join the YAM Board

Looking to get more from your Young Affiliates experience or to gain valuable leadership skills? Consider joining our board!

If you are a Young Affiliates member, consider submitting an application to be a member of the board! Contact YAM President Lauren Harkey for more information about applying to become a board member.

Applications will be made available Spring 2018.


Join a Committee

Help engage the community with North Carolina’s oldest art museum and leave your footprint on Charlotte’s cultural campus.

Art Show - contact Margaret Strickland or Kate Mattox
Fall Ball – contact Satie Munn or Amorette Mangum
Member Relations – contact Claudia Pascual or Will Ferrand
Cultural Engagement – contact Jessica Welles or Shaun Shah
Derby Days – contact Chelsey Sanderson or Emanuel Nasui

Reciprocal Memberships

As a member of the Mint Museum, you are eligible to receive reciprocal member privileges at designated Southeastern museums.

Simply present your membership card at any of the museums below to receive free/discounted admission during regular museum hours. Also, enjoy discounts on various on-site purchases and in the museum gift shops.*

Museums where reciprocal memberships are valid:

Upon presentation of your membership card you will receive:

  • Free admission during regular museum hours
  • The same discount in the gift shop and café as those offered members of that museum
  • The same discount on purchases made on the premises for concert and lecture tickets, as those offered members of that museum

Reciprocal privileges do not include receiving mailings from any of the participating museums except for the
museum with which the member is affiliated.

NOTE:

  • List subject to change without notice.
  • Museums may temporarily suspend reciprocal program during special exhibitions.
  • Call before you go. Some museums do not accept SERM from other local museums.

ALABAMA

ARKANSAS

FLORIDA

GEORGIA

INDIANA

KENTUCKY

LOUISIANA

MARYLAND

MISSISSIPPI

NORTH CAROLINA

PENNSYLVANIA

SOUTH CAROLINA

TENNESSEE

VIRGINIA

WEST VIRGINIA

*Reciprocal membership privileges do not include receiving mailings from enrolled museums. List Subject to change without notice. Museums may temporarily suspend reciprocal program during special exhibitions. Some museums do not accept SERM from other local museums. Please call before you go.