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Becoming a Member

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Membership in the Association/Nonprofit Section connects you to a network of public relations leaders within your industry. Share best practices, explore new opportunities and find advice for everything from day-to-day challenges to major crises. Free and discounted programming deliver knowledge and insights that will enhance your professional expertise, develop your employees and benefit your entire organization.

Benefits of Membership

As a member of our Section, you’ll join a vibrant community of peers interested in career advancement that offers:

  • Networking: Interact virtually and face to face.
  • Resources: Find articles and case studies specialized for your industry.
  • Newsletters: Stay up-to-date on issues and trends.
  • Online discussion forums: Ask your peers for advice and share the latest news in your industry.
  • Programming: Team learning on timely topics.
  • Volunteer opportunities: Hone leadership skills and give back to the profession.  

Section dues are $60 for 12 months.

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"Attending our Section Professional Development programs tailored specifically to the association/nonprofit PR practitioner, such as our annual Spring Conference, helps sharpen my skills and address the day-to-day challenges I'm faced with in my job." Cassandra Miranda, Association/Nonprofit Section, Communications Strategist, NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX

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