Our member benefits and services

There are 3 categories for membership at AFF, Individual Members, Organizational Members, and Supporting Members. All members receive the same benefits while Supporting Members receive more recognition.

Individual Member

Open to individuals who are active in the sector, but not necessarily affiliated with an institution or organization (consultants, researchers, etc.)   Annual Membership Fee: $250 USD

Organizational Member

The AFF network is open to foundations and institutions that serve as donors and /or contribute to the philanthropy ecosystem and/or are engaged with the promotion of philanthropic work in all its varied forms, including research, think tanks, universities, philanthropy advisories, etc. The AFF network is also open to all organizations that have an interest in advancing philanthropy. The membership fees are based on the organization’s annual budget as follows:

 Budget Parameters  Annual Membership Fees 
Up to $200K $500 USD
Up to $500K $1,000 USD
Up to $2M $3,000 USD
Up to $5M $5,000 USD
Up to $10M $7,000 USD

 Supporting Member

The Supporting Member category is for organizations that are committed to supporting the sustainability and development of philanthropy infrastructure and its ecosystem. Organizations in this category serve as supporting donors to the AFF and seek ways to offer concrete support for philanthropy development and who want to contribute to (or participate in) the mission of the AFF network.

Benefits  Annual Membership Fees 
Special acknowledgment on AFF’s website and publications $8,000 USD
Full acknowledgment across all AFF publications, events, and website $10,000+ USD