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Juan Miró, Majora Carter, Jens Ludwig, Monica Campbell and Tavis Smiley discuss 'The Comeback of the Great American City' at the 2015 Ambassador Council in Austin, Texas.

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Dinner at LBJ Presidential Library, during the 2015 Ambassador Council gathering.

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Sarah Jarosz and Billy Crockett perform at Blue Rock Artist Ranch and Studio in Wimberley, Texas during the 2015 Ambassador Council gathering. (Photo credit: Rodney Bursiel)

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Guests listen to a panel discussion with Juan Miró, Majora Carter, Monica Campbell and Tavis Smiley at Thurman's Mansion in Driftwood, TX.

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Judy Woodruff, Mark Updegrove, Victoria DeFrancesco Soto and John Hockenberry discuss the 2016 election at the LBJ Presidential Library during the 2015 Ambassador Council gathering.

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Dinner at qui during the 2015 Ambassador Council gathering in Austin, Texas.

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Guests engage in Q&A during the panel discussion at LBJ Presidential Library at the 2015 Ambassador Council gathering.

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Billy Crockett performs at his Blue Rock Artist Ranch and Studio during the 2015 Ambassador Council gathering. (Photo credit: Rodney Bursiel)

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Guests listen to a panel discussion at the LBJ Presidential Library, during the 2015 Ambassador Council gathering.

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Ira Flatow, host of Science Friday, asks a question during the panel discussion at the LBJ Presidential Library, during the 2015 Ambassador Council gathering.

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Attendees of the 2015 Ambassador Council gathering tour Blue Rock Artist Ranch and Studio in Wimberley, Texas. (Photo credit: Rodney Bursiel)

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PRI President & CEO Alisa Miller, Lisa Stone, Rhitu Chatterjee and Kurt Andersen discuss PRI's Across Women's Lives initative at the 2015 Ambassador Council gathering.

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Billy and Dodee Crockett welcome 2015 Ambassador Council attendees to their Blue Rock Artist Ranch and Studio in Wimberley, Texas. (Photo credit: Rodney Bursiel)

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Judy Woodruff, Mark Updegrove, Victoria DeFrancesco Soto and John Hockenberry participate in a discussion, at the LBJ Presidential Library during the 2015 PRI Ambassador Council gathering.

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Mose Buchele, John Fitzpatrick and Ira Flatow participate in a discussion about climate change and the Texas Hill Country at Blue Rock Artist Ranch and Studio. (Photo credit: Rodney Bursiel)

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Stewart Vanderwilt, general manager at KUT in Austin, Texas, listens to the panel discussion at LBJ Presidential at the 2015 Ambassador Council gathering.

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Marco Werman interviews Sarah Jarosz and Billy Crockett at Blue Rock Artist Ranch and Studio. (Photo credit: Rodney Bursiel)

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Dinner at qui, during the Ambassador Council gathering in Austin, Texas.

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Sarah Jarosz performs at Blue Rock Artist Ranch and Studio in Wimberley, Texas during the 2015 Ambassador Council gathering. (Photo credit: Rodney Bursiel)

The PRI Ambassador Council is a group of leaders from around the country who support PRI and our role in connecting the American public to a broad, in-depth array of global news and cultural perspectives essential to taking part in today's interconnected world.  Ambassador Council donors come from all over the U.S. and represent some of the leading minds in a variety of industries including law, technology, finance, philanthropy, entrepreneurship and community volunteerism. Contributions at this level display an unwavering commitment to PRI and its vital role in our lives.

Contributions of $10,000 and above qualify for the following PRI Ambassador Council benefits:

  • On-air and online acknowledgment on PRI's The World and PRI.org

  •  Special bulletins alerting you to important stories on PRI programs

  • Invitation to the annual PRI Ambassador Council gathering* Books by PRI talent

  • Books by PRI talent

  • Invitations to events held in your area

  • A guided tour of PRI'sThe World's newsroom when you are in Boston

*Each year, PRI Ambassadors gather in different locales for a truly unique experience that only PRI can offer. Discussions are led by PRI talent, including Marco Werman, Monica Campbell, John Hockenberry, Kurt Andersen, Alisa Miller and Ira Flatow, among others. We've had exclusive tours of Blue Rock Artist Ranch and Studio, the Tesla Motor factory, IDEO with founder David Kelley, soiréed at the members-only Harvard Lampoon castle, and viewed exquisite private art collections in the homes of the collectors.

 

If you have questions about the PRI Ambassador Council, or would like more information about supporting PRI, please contact Sharon Ferraro at sferraro@pri.org or 612.330.9225.

PRI is creating a more informed, empathetic and connected world by creating multi-platform content that inspires people to act. By exploring many different angles of a story - personal, expert, local, global, cultural, factual - our reporting offers a more complete and clearer picture of the world. This clarity provides the insights we need to build a successful future.

For over 30 years, PRI has served audiences as a distinctive content source for information, insights and cultural experiences essential to living in an interconnected world. Your financial support inspires and enables us to do more – to bring more voices to more people in more ways, generating more interaction and change. When you give to PRI, you support quality news, programing and content like PRI’s The World, The Takeaway, Studio 360, Science Friday, PRI.org and many more.