Joining 18 Reasons offers great benefits and helps support our Cooking Matters program.































Members receive advance notice of ticket sales through a members-only newsletter, discounts of up to 20% on all 18 Reasons events, invitations to members-only events, access to our cookbook lending library, and the following discounts from our neighbors:

One free rental at Fayes Video 
One free single scoop at Bi-Rite Creamery 
$5 Gift card to Bi-Rite Market 
10% of all purchases at Dolores Park Café 
10% off one pizza at Pizzeria Delfina 
$5 off one purchase at Tartine Bakery 
10% off one purchase at Omnivore Books

Membership lasts for one year. You will receive a membership card in the mail within two weeks of joining 18 Reasons. Just show this card to neighborhood businesses to receive your discounts!



$50 COOK: Purchase two tickets at the discounted Member-only price for our events, discounts at neighborhood businesses, plus our member newsletter with early notification of new classes.

$100 CHEF: Choose one of our new tote bags* to go with your delicious discounts! 

$250 RESTAURATEUR: Our fabulous discounts, your choice of tote bag*, one free class of your choice per year, and extra early invitations to our most popular events. Free class discount may not be used for multi-day class series. 

$40 STUDENT/SENIOR CITIZEN (65+): Discounts on our classes and at neighborhood businesses, plus our member newsletter with early notification of new classes.

Group memberships for nonprofits & companies are available. Please contact to inquire. All members’ children under 18 years old receive a complimentary membership. Memberships can also be purchased at any 18 Reasons event and at both locations of Bi-Rite Market.

To renew your membership, make sure you are logged in, and purchase a new membership. The purchase of a new membership will automatically extend your membership by one year.



*New custom tote bags for all of your shopping needs!