2013 Associate Member Dues Schedule

Nonprofit Service and Support Organization or Entity

  • Nonprofit service and support organizations and entities provide services and support to the philanthropic sector and have an active involvement in philanthropy.
  • Examples:
    • Academic programs/centers on the nonprofit or philanthropy sectors
    • Nonprofit organizations providing services to grantmakers and foundations
  • Hospital foundations and university foundations that do not meet the voting membership criteria are not eligible for associate membership.
  • Membership Dues:
    • Minimum annual membership dues (for all organizational budgets below $500,000 devoted to the philanthropic sector) – $500
    • Plus $10 per $10,000 of organizational budget in excess of $500,000 devoted to the philanthropic sector
    • Maximum annual membership dues – $5,000
  • Financial Information/Dues Calculation:
    • Minimum annual membership dues – $500
    • Amount of organizational budget devoted to the philanthropic sector:
      $________________
    • $10 per $10,000 of organizational budget in excess of $500,000 devoted to the philanthropic sector:
      $________________
    • Total amount owed: ($5,000 maximum annual membership dues):
      $________________

For-Profit Service and Support Organization or Entity

  • For-profit service and support organizations and entities are businesses, enterprises, or companies that provide services and support to the philanthropic sector and/or have an active involvement in philanthropy.
  • Examples:
    • Legal and financial advisors to foundations, giving programs, and individual donors
    • Law firms
    • Consulting firms and consultants who advise in the practice of philanthropy or who advise organizations that serve the field of philanthropy
    • Vendors to the philanthropic field (e.g., software providers, publishers)
  • Membership Dues:
    • Minimum annual membership dues (for all organizational budgets below $500,000 devoted to the philanthropic sector) – $500
    • Plus $10 per $10,000 of organizational budget in excess of $500,000 devoted to the philanthropic sector
    • Maximum annual membership dues – $10,000
  • Financial Information/Dues Calculation:
    • Minimum annual membership dues – $500
    • Amount of organizational budget devoted to the philanthropic sector:
      $________________
    • $10 per $10,000 of organizational budget in excess of $500,000 devoted to the philanthropic sector:
      $________________
    • Total amount owed: ($10,000 maximum annual membership dues):
      $________________

Bank or Trust Company

  • A bank and trust company consists of the trust/foundation management department or functions within a bank or trust company that manage charitable trusts, private foundations, or other philanthropic vehicles for clients and client organization.
  • Membership Dues:
    • Minimum annual membership dues (for all organizational budgets below $500,000 devoted to the philanthropic sector) – $500
    • Plus $10 per $10,000 of charitable assets under management in excess of $500,000 (Any assets of a voting member of the Council will not be included when assessing dues for a bank or trust company.)
    • Maximum annual membership dues – $55,000
  • Financial Information/Dues Calculation:
  • Minimum annual membership dues – $500
    • Amount of organizational budget devoted to the philanthropic sector:
      $________________
    • $10 per $10,000 of organizational budget in excess of $500,000 devoted to the philanthropic sector:
      $________________
    • Total amount owed: ($55,000 maximum annual membership dues):
      $________________

New Member Dues – Proration Policy

  • New Council members who join in the first calendar quarter of the year are required to pay the full year’s dues amount.
  • New Council members who join in either the second or third calendar quarter of the year will have their first-year dues prorated accordingly, with a minimum payment for the year of $500.
  • New Council members who join in the fourth calendar quarter of the year are required to pay the full year’s dues amount for the following calendar year and will receive complementary Council membership for the remainder of the current calendar year.