Join Our New Membership Program

Proclaim your commitment to local San Francisco Bay Area news, culture and sports coverage and we will reward you with a curated selection of Examiner experiences and gifts including classes taught by our journalists, event discounts, behind-the-scenes visits to our newsroom, a “Local News, Made Locally” sticker and more.

What’s New:
We are offering a membership program for you to show your affection and love for The Examiner and our dedication to local, San Francisco Bay Area news by our staff journalists, photographers and community columnists. In return, we will show our gratitude with special benefits depending on the level of membership you choose. Your money will help pay for the cost of news gathering.

What’s Not Changing:
We provide award-winning, locally-sourced journalism and commentary online, in print and through digital newsletters and our mobile app. Our compelling San Francisco Bay Area storytelling is different, relevant and always free. Every minute. Every day.

Here’s How To Join:

Select one of the options below.

  Working Headliner Above The Fold Page Turner Stop The Presses!
Annual Price: $40





Gratitude Meter:




We are not worthy (But of course we are!)
A sticker designed by our awesome art director
Members only updates from the newsroom
Exclusive access to classes taught by our journalists
Free 1/20 ad in The Examiner to give a (kind) shoutout to a loved one
A chance to tour our San Francisco printing press. (Yes, we are made in SF)
A “Local News, Made Locally” pin designed by our still awesome art director
Behind-the -scenes visit to the newsroom
Free access to the archives of 12,000 newspapers dating back to the 1700s
Discounts, VIP access, to sporting and cultural events
Invitations to small gatherings of our journalists
A chance to join an intimate wine-tasting
Invitation to dine with The San Francisco Media Co. publisher and editor-in-chief