Membership fees are on a sliding scale determined by an organization’s budget. This keeps membership accessible to those with smaller budgets that are on the front lines of organizing.
* Membership Fees. Billed annually at ¼ of 1% of an organization’s budget.
* Summer Leadership Course Fees. For those accepted into the Course, membership fees increase an additional ¼ of 1% of budget.
1⁄4 of 1% of Budget
Between $1.2M and $2.5M
We recommend that organizations budget their Advocacy Institute Membership as consulting fees. Our funders and trusted advisors agree that given our holistic approach to your legislative advocacy, consulting fees is a more accurate description of the services rendered than, for example, professional development. Moreover, foundations tend to support consulting budgets more readily.
National Organizers & Direct Service Providers
If you’re a national organization or a direct service provider, we’re open to a conversation about how to calculate your membership fees.