Rothko Chapel Annual Giving Society

The Rothko Chapel relies on private contributions from people like you to support the mission of the Chapel and to exhibit and protect the iconic art of Mark Rothko and Barnett Newman.  The Rothko Chapel is grateful for your support and invites you to be an active participant in the life of the Chapel.

To make a donation please click the button below. If you would like to make a donation with your credit card over the phone, please call 713.524.9839.

Individual and Household Members $40 and $60

♦ 10% discount in Chapel Store
♦ Subscription to Annual Members Newsletter
♦ Invitation to Annual Members Program and Reception

Contributing Member $100 - 249

♦ Members benefits plus...
♦ Household Membership
♦ Recognition in Annual Members Newsletter
♦ Reciprocal Museum Membership that gives you free admittance to over 650 museums in the US, Canada and Mexico; 10% discount on lectures, special event tickets and shop discounts. To view all participating museums please click here.

Contributing Friend $250 - 499

♦ Contributing Member benefits plus...
♦ Recognition in Rothko Chapel Print Programs

Associate $500 - 999

♦ Contributing Friend benefits plus...
♦ Invitations to Private Receptions with Guest Speakers and Artists

Patron $1000 - 2499

♦ Associate benefits plus...
♦ Invitation to Rothko Chapel Giving Society Annual Dinner
♦ Recognition on Plaque at Chapel entrance
♦ Underwrite the Rothko Chapel for a Day. Underwriters will be recognized with signage on that day in the foyer, an announcement on the website, and a special tour of the Rothko Chapel.

Benefactor $2500 - 4999

♦ Patron benefits plus...
♦ Two VIP tickets to Chapel Public Programs
♦ Invitation to Oscar Romero Award Announcement Party and/or Oscar Romero Commemoration Event

Leadership Circle $5000 - 9999

♦ Benefactor benefits plus...
♦ Private Chapel Tour Package for 10 with the Executive Director
♦ Private Dinner with Chair of the Board of Directors and Executive Director

Rothko Society $10,000 - 24999

♦ Leadership Circle Benefits plus...
♦ Private Dinner with Christopher Rothko

Founders Society $25,000 +

♦ Rothko Society benefits plus...
♦ Opportunity to host a private reception on the grounds of the Rothko Chapel


To give appreciated securities, please contact Director of Advancement at 713.660.1405 for transfer instructions.

The Rothko Chapel is a non-profit organization and is tax exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donations are tax deductible.

Donate By Mail:
Rothko Chapel
Development Dept.
1409 Sul Ross St.
Houston, TX 77006

Donate In Person:
Rothko Chapel
3900 Yupon St.
Houston, TX 77006

40th Anniversary Gala Awardee Bianca Jagger and Chair Lynn Wyatt

40th Anniversary Gala attendees Emily and Tyler Van Houtan

40th Anniversary Gala attendees Ruchi Mukhergee and Sterling Ablack