Categories & Rates

What's new in 2014? 

CRD is offering a new membership structure. All memberships will be institutional and will offer Premium Members the same fabulous benefits as before, and more!

Value
Our rates have not increased, but all college members are now bundled in one institutional membership. 

For Your President
All institutional memberships now include the president. 

For Your Faculty, Foundation Board & Staff 
Anyone else associated with the institution that is not included as a Premium Member will receive the benefit of member registration rates for programs, webinars, and conferences. This means your faculty, foundation board members, program directors and other staff can participate in CRD's superb programming at no extra cost.


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Information and rates below are for January - December 2014

Categories

Premium Institutional Membership

Number of 
Affiliates 1 - 6 

Annual
Fees 

Number of 
Affiliates

7 - 11  

Annual
Fees  

 1+
President
 $325 7 + President $1875
2 + President   $650 8 + President $2000
3 + President  $975  9 + President $2125
4 + President  $1200  10 + President $2250
5 + President  $1425  11 + President $2375 
6 + President  $1650 


Premium Institutional Membership is open to community, junior, and technical colleges and similar postsecondary institutions that offer an associate degree; to the colleges and campuses of multi college and multi campus institutions; and to district offices and state administrative offices of state systems of community, technical, and junior colleges. Institutions outside the United States will be considered eligible if they are accredited by their state or national government. The CEO of the institution is always an Affiliateand receives full benefits. Individuals affiliated with the Premium Institutional Membership receive full member benefits. All other individuals associated with the institution, including any staff, faculty, college trustees and foundation board members, receive member registration fee discounts to workshops, conferences, and webinars. Annual dues and professional standards for Institutional Members will be established by the Board of Directors. Membership dues shall be paid in full in order for an institution to participate as a member institution.

President is counted as first Premium Member in all Premium Institutional Memberships, therefore minimum Premium Institutional Membership is 2 Representatives. All other individuals associated with institution are eligible for member registration fees on workshops, conferences and webinars. See table above for rates.


Associate Membership

Open to students, retirees, and other individuals with interest in resource development in two-year degree granting institutions. While they will not have any rights in the governance of the organization, they shall be entitled to access membership benefits as established by the Board of Directors. Associate Members shall not be permitted to use the listserv or directory information to promote their products or services. Annual dues and professional standards for Associate Members will be established by the Board of Directors. Membership dues shall be paid in full in order for an individual to participate as a member. Fee is $125 per year.

Partner Membership 

Open to individuals, consultants, associations, businesses, and companies who provide services or products to CRD members. While they will not have any rights in the governance of the organization, they shall be entitled to access membership benefits as established by the Board of Directors. Partner Members shall not be permitted to use the listserv or directory information to promote their products or services. Membership benefits will be established by the Board of Directors. Annual dues and professional standards for Partner Members will be established by the Board of Directors. Membership dues shall be paid in full in order for an Partner to participate as a member. Fee is $1200 per year.

Lifetime Membership

Awarded by the Council for Resource Development to members who have received CRD’s Lifetime Service Award, which recognizes persons who have made extraordinary contributions to the Council for Resource Development through service to CRD at the national, regional and state levels and to encourage two-year college development officers to work at the national, regional, and state levels to strengthen their professional organization.


Membership Benefits for the Following Categories
Premium Institutional | Associate | Lifetime

RESOURCES

• Exclusive access CRD's online community
   offering: articles, samples, templates
   and more

• Member access to Community Forums
• Network with peers at conferences, workshops
   and online

PUBLICATIONS & RESEARCH

• New Century Series Resource Papers
• DISPATCH online journal
• Weekly NewsScan
• Federal Funding to Two-Year Colleges Report (FFTF)
• Links to research material
• Access to archived publications 


PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Exclusive savings on our events! 

• Annual Conference
• Resource Development Boot Camp
• Executive Institute for Fundraising Leadership
• President's Fundraising Academy
• Summer Workshops
• CFRE Content Review Course
• Webinars


CAREER DEVELOPMENT 

• Job board
• Mentoring
• Advanced degree research
• Volunteer opportunities
• Publication opportunities
• Presentation opportunities

  


Membership Benefits for our Partners in Philanthropy 
The Partner Membership includes ALL of the benefits listed above, plus: 

CONNECT WITH OUR MEMBERS

  • One free list of current CRD members or email blast to CRD membership annually

         PLUS

  • One list of current CRD members and/or email blast to CRD membership at a discount rate of $300 (regularly $500) annually. 

ADVERTISING

  • CRD will include your logo and one sentence description of your services in our most popular e-publication, the weekly NewsScan up to 4 times annually!
  • New! for 2014-Your business will be included in the CRD Business Directory currently under construction. Your logo and company descriptor and contact information will be included so members can find you. 

Erin Cisler Joomla

"As a newcomer in the field of Alumni Relations, CRD has been a wonderful resource that has provided me an opportunity to benchmark against some of the best Alumni Relations Offices."

Erin Cisler
Alumni Relations Manager
Grand Rapids Community College, MI