Experience growth, collaboration, and empowerment through our membership program. Here’s what awaits you:

  • Find Funding with Candid’s Foundation Directory ($450 value): Gain an entire year of access to Candid’s comprehensive Foundation Directory. Discover new opportunities, forge potential partnerships, and navigate the philanthropic world with ease. Perfect for grant prospecting – pinpoint the ideal funders and grant opportunities tailored to YOUR organization.
  • Complimentary Consulting ($500 value): Schedule a two-hour consultation session with our dedicated team. Whether you’re delving into fundraising, board recruitment, Bylaws Review, or have questions about HR, marketing, or finance – we’ll focus on what matters to you.
  • Get More for Less: Benefit from exclusive discounts on our wide array of offerings. From innovative classes to hands-on workshops and personalized consulting, we’re here to support your journey towards meaningful impact.

Membership Costs

Annual Organization BudgetMembership Cost
Under $1.2m$200
Over $5m$500
Individual Membership: $70/annually

*ONLY for individuals who are not receiving any organizational support. Excludes complimentary consulting and Foundation Directory access.


  • Who Becomes a Member?

Organizations seeking in-depth access to funding resources, specialized consulting, and exclusive discounts on a wide array of nonprofit services join our community. Our members range from newly founded organizations finding their footing to established organizations eager to elevate their operations and impact.

  • Why Become A Member?

Targeted Grant Prospecting: With a full year of access to Candid’s Foundation Directory (valued at $450), uncover funding sources tailored to your organization.

Expert Guidance: Receive two-hours of personalized guidance (valued at $500) in fundraising, board recruitment, Bylaws Review, HR, marketing, and finance.

Value-Added Services: Enjoy special discounts on a range of offerings, from innovative classes to immersive workshops and one-on-one consulting.

Membership with us empowers you to grow, connect, and thrive in the nonprofit sector.

  • Which membership tier should I chose?

Your ideal membership tier depends on both your needs and your organization’s annual budget:

  • Organizations: Choose a tier based on your annual budget:
    • Under $1.2m: Membership at $200/year
    • $1.2m – $5m: Membership at $350/year
    • Over $5m: Membership at $500/year
    Organizations of all sizes benefit from access to the Candid’s Foundation Directory, complimentary consulting, and exclusive discounts on our wide range of services.
  • Individuals: Our Individual Membership is available at $70 annually. Important: This membership is strictly for professionals who are not receiving any form of reimbursement or support from their organizations. If you are being backed by an organization in any capacity, this membership is not applicable.

Still have questions or unsure about which tier is right for you? Feel free to contact us for personalized guidance.

  • How to Become a Member?
  1. Click on this registration form and complete the required details.
  2. Submit the application.

If you encounter any questions or need assistance, please don’t hesitate to contact us at [email protected].

Any other questions? Reach out to us at [email protected] for more information.