Show your appreciation for American cuisine and share your enthusiasm with other food lovers.
Become a JBF Friend member for just $29 a year—that’s less than $2.50 a month!
- A $50 gift certificate towards a guest-chef dinner at the historic James Beard House (applied to the general-public rate)
- A subscription to JBF Notes, our printed member newsletter
- A free, all-access download of James Beard Foundation Vegetables, our debut app featuring inspiring vegetable recipes by James Beard Award–winning chefs (available for iPhone only)
- A subscription to Beard Bites, our digital newsletter
- Special invitations to JBF events around the country
Want more? Consider the other membership options below for food-loving diners and professionals—many include significant discounts on dinners at the historic James Beard House in New York City.