Give a Membership as a Present

Meaningful, transatlantic and sustainable:
Give a membership at the Carl-Schurz-Haus as a gift.

Your present includes...
Includes in your personal gift bag are our membership and library cards as well as information about the Carl-Schurz-Haus and its many opportunities to engage in. Every new member also receives a personal welcoming letter.

The details are up to you!
A gift membership can be made for just a year or as an unlimited membership. Giving a single membership, one for the whole family or a membership for students, you choose. 

Give a membership as a present now! You can easily apply for a gift membership online. Or you can fill out the registration form included in our flyer "Mein Geschenk" and leave it at the secretary's or program office.

Become a member of the Carl-Schurz-Haus / GABC

As a member of the Carl-Schurz-Haus, you can look forward to a variety of benefits: not only do you get discounts on all regular language courses, but also on almost all other offerings of the Carl-Schurz-Haus. Our current program with all upcoming events will be delivered to your home at no charge. The membership fee includes the free and unlimited use of our extensive library collection and, in addition, you will support our cultural work with your payment.

Anyone can become a member of the Carl-Schurz-Haus/Deutsch-Amerikanisches Institut e.V.! The annual fee for individuals is 35€. Couples and families pay 40€, and students pay 18€ for a one year membership. In addition, there are corporate- or sponsor memberships with freely selectable contributions starting from 200€. After the collection of your contribution we will issue a tax-deductible donation receipt and a membership card. All members receive the separately designated course fee for members on each course. Termination of membership requires a written notice which must be received by the Carl-Schurz-Haus 4 weeks before the end of the contribution year  (you can find the end of the contribution year on your membership card).

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Become a member now

You can easily become a member online. Simply fill out our membership form. Of course you can also fill out a registration form in one of our brochures and send it to us.