Membership Dues

Find out which CalNonprofits membership level is right for you and how much it costs:

Nonprofits and Community Foundations

Affordable dues on a sliding scale are determined by your operating budget for the current year.

Nonprofit Budget Dues for 12 Months
Less than $74K $75
$75K - $250K $125
$251K - $1M $225
$1.1M - $4.9M $450
$5M - $9.9M $750
$10M + $950


Grantmaking Foundations

Membership dues are based on the value of the grants and gifts awarded in the previous year. Foundations based outside of California may choose the category that fits the amount given in California in the previous year.

Foundation Giving Last Year Dues for 12 Months
Less than $250K $500
$250K - $1M $1,000
$1M - $15M $2,500
Over $15M $5,000


Above and Beyond Sector Sustainers

Be a champion for nonprofits across California by supporting our advocacy work through Sustaining Membership. Diamond Members can request one presentation by Jan Masaoka to an audience of your choice each membership year.

Sustaining Level Dues for 12 Months
Bronze $1,500
Silver $2,500
Gold $5,000
Diamond $10,000


Individuals and For-profit Businesses

We warmly welcome the support of individual members! Individual, student and retired members are welcome to join our members-only task forces and take advantage of discounts on our Annual Convention and other events and webinars. They do not have access to the discount programs or to CalNonprofits Insurance Services, and are not listed in the Professional Directory.

For-profit businesses can support our advocacy work and promote their products and services to nonprofits through an Associate Membership. Businesses are listed in our Professional Directory and can select up to 3 categories that will help nonprofit professionals find that listing.

Associate Member Type Dues for 12 months
Individual $250
Student/Retired $55
For-profit Business $250


Join us now to get all the benefits of CalNonprofits membership!
Sign up online or download our application form and mail it with your check.
Questions? Contact our Program Manager Linh Ngo at membership[at]calnonprofits[dot]org

Why do nonprofits join CalNonprofits?

  • Strengthen the voice of nonprofits in California
  • Participate in advocacy
  • Get health insurance, employee benefits, and property/casualty coverages
  • Save money on office supplies, background checks, and more
  • Access online library of finance, HR, and governance resources
  • Learn how to stay compliant