Through its corporate membership program, Morehead Planetarium and Science Center provides an opportunity for businesses and corporations to help support a North Carolina treasure, to receive public recognition for their support and to offer unique, family-oriented benefits to their employees.
Benefits vary by membership category and include discounted membership for employees to Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, an opportunity to use the facility for an all-day Corporate Day, the eligibility to use Morehead Building event venues for special corporate events and corporate recognition at all public shows for one-year.
Information about each corporate membership category is outlined in the chart below. "Logo" recognition on the planetarium dome indicates that the corporate member is highlighted in an individual logo slide.
|Corporate Membership Category||Bronze||Silver||Gold|
|Corporate member communications||YES||YES||YES|
|Donor recognition in annual report||YES||YES||YES|
|Donor recognition on planetarium dome||YES||YES||YES - Logo|
|Donor recognition on Morehead Web site||NO||NO||YES|
|Membership discount for employees||10%||15%||20%|
|Corporate Day: all-day usage of facility*||$2,000||$1,000||FREE (one)|
|Usage privilege for Morehead event venue**||YES||YES||YES (one free event)|
*Through Corporate Day, a corporate member can open Morehead's doors to its employees for an exclusive Morehead experience. For an entire day, only employees of that particular corporate member and their families can attend Morehead planetarium shows, visit interactive exhibits and shop at the Morehead gift shop. Corporate Day is available on a Saturday during the months of January, May or September and is subject to the approval of Morehead Planetarium and Science Center.
Usage privilege for a Morehead event venue extends to corporate events only. Usage fees apply. For personal events, please refer to the Special Events Facilities web page.
Please note: Annual corporate membership dues are required as monetary donations, not in-kind contributions.
For more information about corporate membership, please contact MPSC's membership office at (919) 843-3475 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You may download the Corporate Membership Form as a PDF document.
Effective March 5, 2009.