Join us in building on Fuller’s work.

  • Connect with visionary leaders and organizations
  • Expand your team’s capacity by learning new worldviews
  • Highlight your work within the BFI community

“My ideas have undergone a process of emergence by emergency.
When they are needed badly enough, they are accepted.”

Buckminster Fuller

BFI Partnership Program

Support BFI in applying Fuller’s revolutionary thinking to the current times. We are inspiring and accelerating a new generation of pioneers who are leading our transition to a world that works for 100% of life.

Organizational level memberships offer the opportunity to bring Bucky’s ideas to your teams. In addition to Fuller’s core concepts, our programs integrate today’s cutting-edge thinking. As key participants in the BFI community, organizations connect to one another in a mutually supportive environment.

We see our organizational members as critical partners in realizing Fuller’s vision for the world. Join us today, become a part of the design science revolution.


All Partnerships Include:

General Benefits

  • Your organization or company name and link on bottom of every web page at bfi.org
  • Potential to be featured in our member of the month highlight in the BFI Trimtab newsletter
  • Annual planetary gut-check 1:1 call with BFI staff and board members.

Community & Events

  • Exclusive access to member events and early access to all BFI events.
  • Access to the member Clubhouse – a diverse, planetary online community with frequent virtual meet-ups
  • Profile picture geodesic overlay and Fuller-inspired zoom backgrounds to show you are proud to be a member

Exclusive and Free Content

  • Subscription to our members-only newsletter with access to rare Fuller content
  • Free tuition for 2 members of your team to Trimtab Space Camp, our online course where you collaborate on projects with the BFI community.
  • All content from previous Trimtab Space Camp sessions available for free
  • Free tuition to Expert Deep Dives, week-long courses on topics like Synergetics, World Building, and Futurism
  • Free access to member Book Club

BFI Swag

  • 15% discount on products in the Dymaxion Marketplace and advance notice of rare and collectible items
  • Exclusive member t-shirt after six months of membership
  • A dymaxion map of your choice after a year of membership

Tensegrity Level

$200/mo

This level includes all benefits listed above, plus:

  • Member benefits for 2 of your organization’s members
  • Support from organizational memberships at this level enables BFI to provide a free memberships to four people who are eager to join and unable to contribute financially

Fullerene Level

$825/mo

Includes all benefits from the Tensegrity Level, plus:

  • Your organization or company logo and link on the bottom of every monthly newsletter
  • Member benefits for 5 of your organization’s members
  • Support from organizational memberships at this level enables BFI to provide a free memberships to ten people who are eager to join and unable to contribute financially

BFI Council Level

$1,650/mo

Includes all benefits from the Fullerene and Tensegrity levels, plus:

  • A featured annual article in our newsletter about your organization’s work
  • Member benefits for 10 of your organization’s members
  • Support from organizational memberships at this level enables BFI to provide a free memberships to twenty people who are eager to join and unable to contribute financially