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  • Providing resources – strategic planning support, cutting-edge research, planning tools and resources – for supporting and celebrating communities.

  • Informing on promising practices, inspirational examples of innovative community change and the chance to connect with a network of the country’s most effective local leaders.

  • Helping members build stronger, more engaged communities. The League is now providing a free community engagement consultations to members.

  • Working to engage residents in developing innovative solutions to tough problems. Awards, grants, events and community assistance services help members thrive.

  • Annual subscription to the National Civic Review
  • Free copies of The League's publications
  • Monthly e-newsletter
  • Access to AAC Promising Practices Database with 450+ projects from 180+ communities
  • A free consultation with The League's staff related to community engagement efforts, challenges, strategies or approaches
  • Small community membership

    Fewer than 50,000 residents

    $175 paid annually
  • Mid-sized community membership

    Between 50,000 - 250,000 residents

    $275 paid annually
  • Large community membership

    More than 250,000

    $375 paid annually
  • Annual subscription to the National Civic Review - a quarterly journal of community building, civic engagement and community problem solving.
  • Free copies of NCL publications
  • Monthly e-newsletter
  • Access to AAC Promising Practices Database with 450+ projects from 180+ communities.
  • A free consultation with NCL staff related to community engagement efforts, challenges, strategies, or approaches. (New for 2016!)
  • Non-profit membership

    $250 paid annually
  • Small non-profit membership

    Non-profits with fewer than 8 full-time employees

    $150 paid annually
  • Annual subscription to the National Civic Review - a quarterly journal of community building, civic engagement and community problem solving.
  • Monthly e-newsletter
  • Access to All-America City Promising Practices Database with 450+ projects from 180+ communities.
  • Individual Membership

    $100 paid annually
  • Senior membership

    Those 65 or better

    $50 paid annually
  • Student membership

    Those currently enrolled

    $50 paid annually
  • Recognition in the National Civic Review. We will recognize your support on the inside cover of our quarterly journal for a year.
  • Recognition on our website and in our monthly e-newsletter and social media, which have reach around 10,000 readers
  • Free NCL staff consultations on matters related to civic engagement (New for 2016!)
  • 15% discount on NCL’s strategic planning fees
  • Access to All-America City Promising Practice Database: an online, searchable database of 450+ projects from more than 180 communities
  • Free copies of NCL publications: including the Model City Charter, National Civic Review and Civic Index
  • Permission to use our logo on your site identifying you or your group as a Sustaining Member of National Civic League.
  • Opportunity to participate in our monthly All-America Innovations conference calls, which feature speakers from cities implementing creative strategies for civic engagement.

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Sustaining Members — organizations and cities donating $2,500 or more and individuals donating $1,000 or more — are critical investors in The League’s work, helping us strengthen governance and civic engagement across the nation. By becoming a Sustaining Member of The League, you are helping to support our efforts on such critical issues as: racial equity, environmental sustainability, youth success, and health equity.

A Few Words From Our Members

When I support the National Civic League, I support inclusive civic engagement, and healthier communities across the country.

As a member, I get access to tools that help strengthen our community's civic infrastructure. I'm grateful for these valuable resources.

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