Support Us

Pacific Forum relies on the generous support of individuals, corporations, and foundations to make its work possible. Pacific Forum is an independent, non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization.

Your tax-deductible gift helps Pacific Forum:

  • Develop innovative thinking on the region’s toughest security challenges
  • Build confidence between and among Indo-Pacific states and the US through cooperative dialogue
  • Prepare the next generation of foreign policy and security studies experts to address longstanding and emerging regional issues

 Checks addressed to Pacific Forum can be mailed to our office in Honolulu:

Pacific Forum
1003 Bishop Street
Pauahi Tower, Suite 1150
Honolulu, HI 96813

Donations are also accepted via PayPal (development@pacforum.org) or over the phone
at +1-808-521-6745.

Additional information on benefits associated with individual and corporate giving can be found below.

2020 Individual Giving Levels

Partner –  $1,000+

  • One full Honolulu International Forum (HIF) membership
  • Recognition in Pacific Forum’s Annual Report

Leader – $2,000+

  • Partner level benefits, plus
  • One additional invitation to HIF full-membership meetings
  • Dedicated staff contact for donor inquiries

2020 Individual & Corporate Support Levels

The Pacific Forum has made the decision to cancel its 2020 Annual Joint Board Dinner due to the uncertainties and restrictions surrounding COVID-19. For those who have already purchased tables for the 2020 event or for those interested in supporting Pacific Forum during these difficult times, we have put together special support levels to accommodate our donors.

Bronze Level – $3,500

  • 2 guest invitations to Pacific Forum exclusive webinar events
  • 2 invitations to Honolulu International Forum (HIF) full-membership meetings
  • Recognition on Pacific Forum website

Silver Level – $5,000

  • Bronze Level support benefits, plus
  • 2 additional guest invitations to Pacific Forum exclusive webinar events (4 total)

Gold Level – $10,000

  • Silver Level support benefits, plus
  • 2 additional invitations to Honolulu International Forum (HIF) full-membership meetings (4 total)

Platinum Level – $20,000

  • Gold Level support benefits, plus
  • 2 additional guest invitations to Pacific Forum exclusive webinar events (6 total)

2020 Corporate & Business Giving Circles

 Ambassador’s Circle – $25,000+

  • Platinum Support Level benefits, plus
  • 2 additional invitations to HIF full-membership meetings (6 total HIF invitations)
  • A Gold table sponsorship at Pacific Forum’s Annual Joint Board Dinner with priority placement
  • Invitations to limited access speaker events
  • Opportunities to participate in Pacific Forum’s Young Leaders’ Program events and conferences for qualified management staff 

President’s Circle – $50,000+

  • Ambassador’s benefits, plus
  • 4 additional invitations to HIF full-membership meetings (10 total HIF invitations)
  • A Platinum table sponsorship at Pacific Forum’s Annual Joint Board Dinner with premium placement
  • Opportunities to participate in Pacific Forum’s Young Leaders’ Program events and conferences for qualified management staff
  • Exclusive Pacific Forum quarterly briefings
  • Collaborative opportunities tailored to your interests

Full Membership – $1,000

  • Full members receive invitations to all Honolulu International Forum meetings, as well as invitations to special events and small-group meetings with experts. Full members may request reserved seating at open-to-the-public Pacific Forum events and are recognized in Pacific Forum’s Annual Report.

Sustaining Membership – $500

  • Sustaining members receive invitations to at least six Honolulu International Forum events per year, may request reserved seating at open-to-the-public Pacific Forum events and are recognized in Pacific Forum’s Annual Report.

Supporting Membership – $250

  • Supporting members receive invitations to at least three Honolulu International Forum events per year and recognition in Pacific Forum’s Annual Report.

*Due to COVID-19 restrictions, Pacific Forum has temporarily extended normal HIF membership time lengths as follows:

  •  Current memberships (started between October 2019 and September 2020) will be extended 1 year (24 months total)
  • Memberships purchased now through December 2020 will be extended 9 months (21 months total)
  • Memberships purchased in January 2021 will be extended 6 months (18 months total)

2021 Annual Board Dinner Table Sponsorship

Bronze – $3,500

  • 2 guests at the welcome luncheon
  • 1 table (10 guests) at the Annual Board Dinner (including cocktail reception)
  • 2 guests at the next day breakfast briefing
  • 2 HIF memberships

Silver – $5,000

  • 4 guests at the welcome luncheon
  • 1 table (10 guests) at the Annual Board Dinner (including cocktail reception) *preferred placement
  • 4 guests at the next day breakfast briefing
  • 2 HIF memberships

Gold – $10,000

  • 6 guests at the welcome luncheon
  • 1 table (10 guests) at the Annual Board Dinner (including cocktail reception) *priority placement
  • 6 guests at the next day breakfast briefing
  • 2 HIF memberships

Platinum – $20,000

  • 8 guests at the welcome luncheon
  • 1 table (10 guests) at the Annual Board Dinner (including cocktail reception) *premium placement
  • 8 guests at the next day breakfast briefing
  • 4 HIF memberships