Membership / Why Join?



and become a member of an active Club with (currently Virtual) Events with Harvard Faculty, World Leaders, and Local Speakers, including varied programming and more opportunities to get involved and make an impact!


As a registered, paid Member, you will receive:

  1. Member-only pricing (Currently all Virtual events directly hosted by our Club are FREE)
  2. Access to Member-only events;
  3. Access to the online Sarasota area Alumni/ae Directory on the Club’s website;
  4. A Printed Membership Directory featuring club member contact information;
  5. Priority Event Reservations for all capacity-restricted events, including the Joint Sarasota/Naples Regional Webinar events, Fall Celebration, Winter Festival and New Year's Happy Hours, and much more!
  6. Personalized Permanent Name Badge with your school information displayed for Club events;
  7. The option to sign up for three years to become a Sustaining Member and be recognized with a distinctive name badge and logo tote bag.


What the Harvard Club of Sarasota provides you:

  • Opportunities to network (virtually, for the time being!) with fellow Harvard alumni, world-renowned professors & faculty, regional/national speakers, and local community leaders and entrepreneurs, discussing: local/world affairs, public policy, business, law, medicine, education, the arts, and many additional topics;
  • Opportunities to virtually "attend" a multitude of lectures & presentations, including Jan-April 2021 HCSI "Luncheon" events,  “Inside Story” events, and presentations by Harvard Faculty & local leaders of Business, Industry, and the Arts;
  • Opportunities to give back and lead!  Help change lives by engaging along with our Community Outreach and Volunteer partners to help mentor local students & participate in our Club's activities, leadership, and administration - with the goal of making our Club as relevant, vibrant, and inclusive as possible!