Support & Volunteer

How you can support the Sordoni Art Gallery

Are you looking for a way to become part of the Sordoni Art Gallery community? Help support our mission by joining a family of supporters who are dedicated to providing quality arts experiences to Wilkes University Students and the surrounding community. With your membership you will be able to explore the gallery with preview access, attend special members-only events, and be the first to know what's happening next at the Sordoni Art Gallery.

Looking for additional ways to support the gallery? Check out our volunteer page to learn more about how you can help!

Reduced Rate for New Members

The Sordoni Art Gallery is currently accepting new members at the reduced rate until July 31, 2021! Support the Sordoni Art Gallery mission by contributing today.

As a member of the gallery, you support our mission of bringing high-quality, accessible visual arts programming to the Wilkes University campus. You receive our quarterly newsletter, Inside Look, invitations to members-only events and more!

Become A Member!

Membership Benefits

*Membership is Free for all college students
All students are welcome with a valid student ID. To enroll, email Heather Sincavage ( with your name, mailing address, email and expected graduation date.

Individual Membership - $50

With an Individual Membership, you will have preview access to all gallery programming. Benefits include:

  • Access to members-only preview events
  • Advanced registration and discounts on special events
  • "First Look" email previews
  • Quarterly e-newsletter and exhibition announcements mailed directly to your home

Family Membership - $100

Membership benefits for two adults and all children under 18 years old. Membership provides you and your family with preview access to all gallery programming. Benefits include:

  • All Individual Membership benefits

Art Lover Membership - $250

As part of the Art Lover membership you will engage with the local art community and beyond, all while supporting our mission. Benefits include:

  • All Family Membership benefits
  • Reciprocal benefits at over 700 museums and galleries through the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) program
  • Two Guest Passes to eligible members-only events
  • Acknowledgement of gift by name listed in exhibition catalogue

Director's Circle Membership - $500

As a member of the Director's Circle, you are are an arts advocate deeply committed to sharing and advancing the Sordoni Art Gallery mission. Benefits include: 

  • All Art Lover Membership benefits
  • Four Guest Passes to eligible members-only events
  • Exclusive access to unique events (such as an artist studio tour) and opening parties, as well as notice for registration-only events
  • Acknowledgement of their gift by name listed on gallery donor wall and exhibition catalogue
  • Complimentary exhibition catalogue mailed directly to home

Lifetime Membership - One-time payment of $5,000+

As a Lifetime Member, your philanthropic commitment to the Sordoni Art Gallery leaves lasting impact throughout your community. Benefits include:

  • All Director's Circle Membership benefits
  • Private tour of exhibition with curator or director 
  • Free Admission to gallery workshops and registration-only events
  • Complimentary on-site event parking 

Become A Member!

Heather M. Sincavage
Assistant Professor/ Gallery Director
(570) 408-4325
Sordoni Art Gallery
141 South Main Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701