Membership and participation in National C-FAR is open to those who support the purpose and objectives of National C-FAR. There shall be three classes of membership: National, Affiliate and Honorary. The acceptance, classification, and sub-classification of membership are subject to approval of the Board of Directors. The membership year is January 1 through December 31.
A National Member shall be a national not-for-profit or non-profit organization, corporation, association, co-operative, or other business entity whose business and purpose is similar or related to the purpose of this Organization. A National Member shall be a voting member entitled to one vote on matters subject to voting by the members entitled to vote. Annual dues for a National Member shall be $2,500 for organizations with annual budgets over $5 million and $1,000 for all others.
An Affiliate Member is any organization, individual or corporation, profit, not-for-profit, or non-profit, supportive of the purpose of this Organization. An Affiliate Member shall designate one non-voting representative who shall be referred to as the “Contact Person” for that Affiliate. Affiliate Members include:
Corporate members. Annual dues shall be $2,500.
A local, state and federal government agency, or a university unit. Annual dues shall be $1,000.
A regional, state or local organizational member, a not-for-profit stakeholder association or organization. Annual dues shall be $500.