FAQs

Have questions about AFP membership? These are some of the most frequently asked questions.

Does my membership belong to me, or to the organization I work for?
There are a variety of membership categories fpr both individuals and organizations large and small.  Click here to find the membership category that best fits your situation.

Does my membership stay with me if I switch organizations?
Yes. Because membership is assigned to the individual, members keep their membership if they switch jobs.

How much does membership cost? Can I just join the Chapter?
When a member joins AFP, he or she joins both the international organization and a local chapter. Thus, a member pays annual dues to both the International Headquarters and the chapter.

How much are the dues to International Headquarters?
Your membership dues depend on the membership category you or an organization chooses.  Download the membership application or click here to see a full description and cost of each category.

How much are chapter dues?
Dues for the local California Capital Chapter are $45, plus the national fee for the category you select.

How long does my membership last?
Your membership lasts 12 months, starting in the month you officially become a member.

When and where are your meetings?
Here at the California Capital Chapter, our meetings are on the third Wednesday of each month at Sierra Health Foundation (1321 Garden Highway, Sacramento, CA 95833) , except for November when we host National Philanthropy Day. 

What are the benefits of becoming a member?
From information to educational opportunities, there are many. Click here to learn more about membership benefits.

Contact us at membership@afpccc.org and feel free to send over other questions you might have about AFP membership.