Join Now

Join Now

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN BECOMING A MEMBER?
How Do We Apply?

Our membership is open to small non-profit organizations. If you’re interested in joining, email a written application to Leslie Evans, our Executive Director, outlining the following:

  • Name of your organization
  • Description of who you are, who you serve, and how your organization benefits the Calgary community
    • If you are a resident association, we want to also know about your working relationship with your community association.
  • Why are you wanting to join the Federation of Calgary Communities?
    • What services are you hoping to access?
    • If you are interested in audit services, what is your year end and when is you AGM?
  • Verify your organization is a registered non-profit
    • Please enclose a copy of your incorporation certificate and a current Annual Return
What Does It Cost?
Community Associations
25 or less
Community Members
26 – 99
Community Members
100 – 299
Community Members
300 or more
Community Members
$100 + GST
$175 + GST
$275 + GST
$425 + GST

 

Members
Fee
Service Members (community non-profit organizations)
$200 + GST
Associate Members (rural community associations)
$300 + GST
Auxiliary Members (resident/homeowners associations)
$400 + GST

Please Note: We do not prorate memberships and they run annually from January 1 to December 31

 

What’s Included?
Education & Support
  • FREE attendance to any of our 50+ educational workshop offerings each year.

Click here to view our workshop calendar.

  • Access to hundreds of FREE resources on our Members Only online resource library.
  • One-on-one support from staff in any of our service areas.
Cost Savings
  • Reduced rates on both organizational AND personal insurance through
    Toole Peet Insurance.
  • Exclusive banking package with unlimited transactions and no monthly fees through Servus Credit Union.
  • 25% off paint and 15% off paint supplies at Cloverdale Paint.
  • 25% monthly monitoring discount with Stealth Alarms.
  • Huge savings with reduced fees on your financial audit through one of our public practice auditors.

 

In fact, we save our members over $250,000 per year in audit fees.
This leaves you with funds to go right back into community
programming!


Direct Communication
  • Important information relevant to your specific board position.
  • Get Engaged! bi-weekly e-newsletter full of important news and updates relevant to your organization.
  • Monthly content for your community newsletter from community stakeholders like the City of Calgary.
Fun!

You’re invited to join us at our various networking and celebration
events, like:

  • Monthly Monday Matters drop-in opportunity
  • Bi-annual Community Socials networking events
  • Faces of Community volunteer recognition event
  • Beyond the Four Walls Community Conference
  • Cork Connection Wine Tasting & Silent Auction
  • Bowls, Beers & Bites Lawn Bowling Tournament

 

Please Note:
Our annual membership does not guarantee access to audit services as we have a waiting list for certain year ends.  Please inquire about the availability of an auditor for your year end if this is a key reason to accessing membership.