At the heart of our work is the national network of members, allies and practitioners we serve. When we foster connections and share best practices between experts, it helps us all work more effectively. Building connections is one of the key ways we work advance the national movement towards equitable communities.
By becoming a member or ally of Grounded Solutions Network, you are both solidifying your commitment to this work and joining a passionate community of practitioners and allies dedicated to increasing our collective impact.
Please see our different levels of membership below. If you have questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Grounded Solutions Network Members* practice and/or promote housing and community asset building programs and policies, and share a vision of inclusive and equitable communities organized around the principles of inclusion, stewardship, and empowerment.
Members may be:
Become a Organizational Member:
– $500 annually (operating income >$250K)
– $250 (operating income <$250K) – $100 (first time members)
Become an Individual Member:
– $150 annually
– $75 (first time members)
Members are eligible for:
* According to the bylaws, organizational Members receive one (1) organizational vote and may designate two (2) individuals from its staff or board of directors to vote as individual Members, providing a total of three (3) votes per organizational Member. Anyone affiliated with a Member organization (e.g. employee, board member, intern, leaseholder), receives access to Grounded Solution Network’s resources.
** Individual Members receive one (1) vote. However, there are some restrictions around individual memberships. Employees and board members are precluded from joining as individual Members if their organization is a Member. If an organization is not a Member, up to three (3) employees or board members may join as individual Members; additional employees and board members may join as Allies (defined below) if they wish to access Grounded Solutions Network’s resources and related benefits.
Allies are individuals and organizations that agree with and believe in the Grounded Solutions Network’s purpose and guiding principles, but do not qualify as a member. Allies do not participate in the governance of the organization and do not vote in annual elections.
Become an Ally – $100
Allies are eligible for: