Membership: Affiliate Membership
|Affiliate Membership in the Society for Nonprofits allows sponsoring organizations to provide our entire range of
membership benefits at a substantial discount from the retail rate. Every
affiliate member receives:
- Four issues of Nonprofit World:
Nonprofit World is the Society’s online quarterly management and leadership
magazine. For over 30 years, Nonprofit World has been offering sound advice,
case studies, easy-to-read format - all working together to create a
leadership and management publication of lasting value to volunteers,
staff and the communities they serve.
- Twelve issues of Funding Alert:
Since 1995, Funding Alert has been the leading on-line funding
newsletter providing monthly updates on current grant and funding
opportunities for nonprofit organizations. Readers will find the latest
information on national and regional funding opportunities from across
the country, categorized by type (i.e., civic, educational, health,
etc.), as well as in-depth profiles of foundations. Web addresses
included in each listing allow members to connect immediately with grant
opportunities with just a click of their mouse.
- GrantStation.com Membership:
A $699/yr value, GrantStation.com
Membership includes access to all of the following grantseeking
- U.S. Charitable
Giving – This database includes thousands of active funder
profiles, including independent, family, community, and
corporate foundations; corporate giving programs; faith-based
grantmakers; and associations with grantmaking programs.
Charitable Giving – This database includes hundreds of
international grantmaker profiles along with a brief synopsis of
areas of support.
- Federal Grants &
Loans – This section, which is updated twice each week, lists
numerous federal grant and loan opportunities and offers
detailed program, contact, and application information.
- State Grants & Loans
– This section provides an individual webpage for each state
that is comprised of direct links to state departments and
agencies that administer grant and/or loan programs.
- GrantStation Insider
- Basic grantseeking
tools and resources
- Funding strategy and
- Proposal writing
- Access to Members Only Library:
The Society's library provides unrestricted access to over 1,200 management and
leadership articles from experts in the nonprofit sector. The Members
Only Library can be searched by author, key word or subject. All
articles are printer ready and can be used internally without limit.
Our NonprofitCareers.Org website allows organizations to find
individuals who are interested in working or volunteering in the
nonprofit sector. Each affiliate member receives 2 free job listings (a
$100 value), and 50% off of any additional listings ($25/ea).
Affiliate Members receive competitive pricing on Directors & Officers
Liability Insurance and direct contact with an underwriter through Irwin
- Discounted Products/Services:
- Education/Training: Save 20-30% on award-winning nonprofit educational
programs from the Learning Institute for Nonprofit Organizations. The
Learning Institute’s Certificate Series is comprised of 8 programs that
focus on the key result areas of managing and leading a nonprofit
organization. Michigan State University, will award CEUs for completion
of each program, while the Certificate will be jointly awarded by SNPO
and Michigan State University. Discounts are also available on our live
online courses (webinars) that address current management challenges and
that are presented by experts in the field.
- Books: 20% off of Doug Eadie's books, Meeting the Governing Challenge
and Building a Rock-Solid Partnership with Your Board.
- Conferencing: Discounts on audio and web conferencing through ReadyTalk ($0.04/audio, $0.08/web)
- Credit Card
Processing: Qualified swiped processing rate of 1.69% + 20˘ per
transaction - one of the lowest in the industry - regardless of
the number of transactions you process. There are no monthly
fees, and standard supplies (including paper rolls) are free.
- Press Releases/PR:
Receive a free annual membership in PR Newswire (normally
$195/yr), free 'Nonprofit Toolkit' with sample press releases,
tips, advice and educational articles, and 10% OFF domestic news
- Misc: Substantial discounts of up to $920 on nonprofit products (e.g.,
videos, cassettes, CD-ROMs, and books) offered in our Product Catalog.
To start the Affiliate Membership program, all we need from you is a
signed agreement and a list of your members with mail and e-mail
addresses. Each member then receives a welcome letter via email with
information about all of their new member benefits and a username and
password for the Members Only section. This welcome email includes your
organization’s name in the subject, and a custom introductory paragraph
in which you can explain how/why they are receiving Society membership from
The management of nonprofit organizations is only becoming more complex
and more scrutinized. The Society's resources assure nonprofit leaders that
they have access to the tools and knowledge they need to successfully
lead their organization and make informed decisions. Through our
Affiliate Membership program, we hope that we can help you to provide
these resources to those in the nonprofit sector who need them.
If you'd like more information or want to sign up for Affiliate Membership,
contact us by phone or email.
Pricing Per Member
- 25-100 Members: $40/yr
- 100-300 Members: $30/yr
- 300+ Members: $20/yr