The Benefits of Joining ASBN

Overview

The Benefits of Joining ASBN

We offer a variety of membership levels that respect the range of scale of our members and differing levels of engagement and support.  What membership level is right for you? If you’re not sure, Ali-Reza Vahabzadeh to explore your options.

Lifetime Membership Available to Select Members - Contact Isaac Graves

Community - $1,200/year or $100/month

One dedicated membership seat provided

  • Entrepreneurs, business leaders and small businesses with under $1m in annual revenue
  • Capacity builders, and select retired, nonprofit, academic, financial professionals & thought leaders.

ASBN LIVE — A weekly series in partnership with Intentional Media & Opportunity Collaboration where experienced members and thought leaders host webinars, interactive meetings, and discussions where the real challenges, insights, and best practices of leading and funding mission-driven businesses can be explored with peers.

Investor Programming — Sector Investment Groups, Due Diligence Calls, National and Sponsored Pitches, Hot Deal Alerts, and Local Network Investor Meetings (NY, CO, PHL)

Annual Conference — For over 30 years, high-impact business leaders, social entrepreneurs, and impact investors have convened at  our conferences to have authentic conversations with values-aligned peers and get deals done.

News & Connection — Ability to share news and content through our online connection and support platform; monthly newsletter, website, social channels, and member directory.

Partner Benefits — Receive additional benefits through strategic relationships with the following organizations. Note: GoodCarts is available to impact retailers, InvestorFlow.org, ValuesAdvisor and Angel Capital Association (ACA) are available to investor members only.

  • Working Groups — Access to ASBN issue working groups which focus on 
    • Business for Conservation & Climate Action
    • Business for Democracy
    • CDFI
    • Childhood Cancer Prevention Initiative
    • Circular Economy
    • Climate & Energy
    • Community Capital
    • Corporate Transparency & ESG Disclosure
    • Creating an Economic System that Works for All
    • Livable Planet
    • Race & Equity
    • Regenerative Agriculture & Justice
    • Restorative Investing
    • Safer Chemicals Public Policy
    • Sustainable Packaging
    • Transforming Ownership for Social Justice
  • Events — Skills-training workshops; webinars with leading policy makers, influencers, social entrepreneurs, and executive of responsible businesses; and partner/ally events
  • News & Connection — Share your news and events in ASBN’s monthly Policy Update and receive dedicated social media benefits

Share your affiliation and commitment to remaking and revitalizing the economy with a certificate of membership and receive license to use membership badges and logos for digital, print, and product labels from both brands.

How does COVID-19 impact ASBN member benefits? All events have been moved to virtual convenings, while ASBN have responded by adding new and additional opportunities to support our membership community at this challenging time.

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Core - $2,500/year or $208.33/month | Up to two dedicated membership seats provided

  • Entrepreneurs, business leaders and small to mid enterprises with under $5m in annual revenue
  • Accredited individual investors
  • Select exited and serial entrepreneurs, financial professionals, and business leaders

All of the benefits above, plus:

  • Access to SVC’s Investor Programming* (investors-only)
  • Opportunity to be featured on ASBN’s blog
  • Submit posts for ASBN’s blog
  • Receive dedicated social media benefits

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Impact - $6,000/year | Up to five dedicated membership seats provided

  • Investor groups, funds, foundations, and larger family offices of more than two people
  • Entrepreneur, business leaders, and enterprises with under $25m in annual revenue
  • Organizations or academic institutions

All of the benefits above, plus:

  • Elevated recognition on website
  • Additional storytelling opportunities
  • Invitations for media opportunities
  • Priority recognition as an ASBN Impact Member
  • Direct input in setting ASBN’s policy agenda
  • Invitations to provide Congressional and state testimony

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Corporate - $10,000/year | Up to five dedicated membership seats provided

  • Corporations, companies, and institutions under $50m in annual revenue
  • Mission-aligned corporate leaders
  • Investor groups, funds, foundations, and larger family offices

All of the benefits above, plus:

  • ASBN LIVE sponsor recognition
  • In-person meetings with elected officials, staff, and policymakers
  • Publicized CEO-CEO interview
  • Supplement your public relations with ASBN media support
  • Two complimentary passes to the American Sustainable Business Network’s Capitol Hill event where we advocate on behalf of policy change and meet with Member of Congress

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Leadership – $15,000/year | Up to seven dedicated membership seats provided

  • Corporations, companies, and institutions over $50m in annual revenue
  • Mission-aligned corporate leaders
  • Investor groups, funds, foundations, and larger family offices

All of the benefits above, plus:

  • Enhanced sponsor recognition (customized to the unique goals of your enterprise)
  • Gift a complimentary new membership to an emerging Community Level business
  • Recognition as an ASBN Policy Campaign Sponsor
  • Priority logo visibility on ASBN website and materials
  • Direct federal advocacy support for business-specific issues
  • Gift a complimentary new membership to an emerging Community Level business

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Association Member - Variable Pricing | Seats Are Variable

If you represent a trade or professional network or other nonprofit, you are eligible for special non-profit pricing based on your annual budget size. 

  • <$500k annual budget – $1,000/year or $83.33/month | One Seat Provided
  • <$1m annual budget – $1,500/year or $125/month | Up to Two Seats Provided
  • <$2.5m annual budget – $2,500/year or $208.33/month | Up to Three Seats Provided
  • >$2.5m annual budget – $5,000/year | Up to Five Seats Provided

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