Member Benefits and Suggested Fees

Member Benefits

Organizations who contribute BBC membership fees at the suggested level will be called Members of the BBC. Members have the following privileges:

  • Listing in the BBC Member Directory as Members
  • Use of the BBC logo on Member websites and materials
  • Updates and Announcements from BBC
  • BBC Meeting Invitations
  • Media leads on stories related to international volunteering and service
  • Rotating spotlight status on home page (photo, link, etc)
  • 20% discount for BBC Conferences
  • Invitations to exclusive BBC receptions
  • Pre-releases of important BBC documents
  • Voting ability in BBC governance presented to the BBC membership
  • Other benefits to be announced throughout the year

Associate Member Benefits

Organizations who do not contribute the suggested membership fees to the BBC will be listed as Associate Members and will have the following privileges listed below. Associate Membership is open to all organizations regardless of the ability to pay suggested membership fees.

  • Listing in the BBC Member Directory as Associate Members
  • Updates and Announcements from BBC
  • BBC Meeting Invitations
  • Participation in the activities of the BBC
  • Founding Sponsors are organizations that contribute a $5,000 membership fee during 2010, 2011, or 2012 and will retain this designation for as long as they are members. Founding Sponsors will have the same benefits as Members, but will have the additional benefits of:
  • Listing as “Founding Sponsor” on the BBC website
  • Recognition at BBC events and conferences
  • Individuals may also join the BBC at the suggested fee and receive the following benefits:
  • Listing in the BBC Member Directory as “Individual Members”
  • 20% discount for BBC Conferences
  • Invitations to exclusive BBC receptions

Suggested Membership Fees

Volunteer Sending Organizations & Other Types of Non-Profit Organizations:

  • $150 – annual budget under $100,000
  • $500 – annual budget $100,000 – $1 million
  • $1,000 – annual budget $1-5 million
  • $2,000 – annual budget of $5 million or more

Universities & Colleges:

  • $300 – less than 1,000 students
  • $500 – 1,000 – 5,000 students
  • $1,500 – 10,000 students or more
  • $1,000 – 5,000 – 10,000 students

Corporations & Other Businesses:

  • $500 – annual budget under $10 million
  • $2,000 – annual budget of $10 million or more

Individuals

  • $50 – suggested membership dues