Member Benefits and Dues Overview

The Center's nearly 1,000 member nonprofits are saving money, building effectiveness and making connections through our services. Our member programs, which include access to medical and non-medical insurances, Capacity Building services and networking opportunites, are meant to be used and impact by everyone in the nonprofit organization, including the staff, board and volunteer members.

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Member Nonprofits have a wealth of resources at their fingertips. Center members have immediate access to the following programs:

        Save Money         Build Effectiveness         Make Connections


  • Medical insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Life insurance

        Group Buying Programs

  • Financial Management and Accounting services
  • Human Resources services
  • Retirement plans
  • Liability and Commercial insurance
  • Unemployment Services Trust
  • Office Supply discounts
  • Long and Short-term Disability Insurance
  • Complimentary Cafeteria Plan (Section 125 Plan) Administration
  • AFLAC Insurance
  • Pre-Tax Transportation Benefit

        Discounts for:

  • Center Event and Training space
  • Online job postings
  • Print and online advertising in Center publications

        Training and Education

  • Nearly 100 Professional Development courses and opportunities annually
  • One free Professional Development course for every employee each year
  • Coaching for Executive Directors and Senior Staff
  • Leadership series for emerging nonprofit leaders
  • Certificate programs in Employment Law and Nonprofit Business Law

        Awards Programs

  • The Washington Post Award for Excellence in Nonprofit Management
  • Gelman, Rosenberg and Freedman Excellence in Chief Executive Leadership (EXCEL) Award
  • The Phyllis Campbell Newsome Public Policy Award
  • Board Leadership Award


  • Collecting, evaluating and sharing data on local trends
  • Online Resource Center
  • Succession planning guides


  • Print newsletter, Nonprofit Agenda
  • Monthly e-newsletter, Nonprofit Messenger
  • Daily news and information through Twitter, Facebook and the Center’s blog
  • Access to over 20,000 monthly readers through Communications


  • Legislative and advocacy technical assistance
  • Coalition building
  • Access to policy makers
  • Workshops and training


  • Member and sector-wide conferences
  • Nonprofit Careers, our online job bank
  • Vendor referral network
  • Networking and Learning events

What are the membership dues for nonprofits?

Our yearly membership dues are very affordable. The Center's membership dues are based on the organization's annual expenses provided by a Form 990 or a summary expense report. Here is a breakdown of our dues:

  • Organization's Annual Expenses: Yearly Annual Dues:
    $24,999 and below $150
    $25,000–$49,999  $200
    $50,000–$99,999  $300
    $100,000–$199,999  $400
    $200,000–$399,999 $550
    $400,000–$699,999  $700
    $700,000–$999,999  $850
    $1,000,000–$1,999,999 $1,000
    $2,000,000–$3,999,999  $1,150
    $4,000,000–$5,999,999  $1,450
    $6,000,000–$9,999,999  $1,600
    $10 million and above  $1,750

Do you have any membership questions? Please contact the Center's Membership Manager, Jorge Astorga by email jorgea [@] nonprofitadvancement [dot] org or call (202)-457-0540. Join the Center today!