Membership Categories & Rates
Individual - $45/year & current members can renew for two years for $80
For one individual to receive member benefits as noted below. This diverse category of membership includes anyone from full-time farmers, backyard gardeners, educators & business people – anyone concerned with the food system and learning more about it. Join PASA Now!
Family/Farm - $70/year & current members can renew for two years for $130
Our most popular type of membership! All individuals in the household or directly involved in farm or business can be included on this type of membership and receive benefits as noted below. PASA member farms and businesses can also be listed on www.buylocalp.org. Join PASA Now!
Nonprofit - $100/year & Business - $150/year
PASA Nonprofit or Business Members play a key role in the foundations of our mission, showing a commitment to working with other progressive members of the business community in the struggle to protect and preserve farmers and farmland. All Nonprofit or Business members can add up to three people associated with their business to receive PASA member benefits. Join PASA Now!
Additional member benefits for Nonprofits & Businesses - Your business/nonprofit will also be added to the PASA website that will include a brief description of what you do and link to your website (if applicable). An annual published listing of our business/nonprofit members is also printed in the PASA newsletter. PASA members can also list their upcoming events to be promoted on our website and in the newsletter. Beyond the educational opportunities available, PASA offers assistance locating local food sources for retailers and restaurants, we can also aid in formation of farmers’ markets and cooperatives, business planning, marketing, event promotion and now Food Alliance certification.
Business Patron (designed for larger nonprofits & businesses) - $500/year
This type of membership can include 12 individuals, and all benefits are the same as listed above for other nonprofits and businesses. Join PASA Now!
Lifetime Membership (designed for individuals or families) - $1,400/one-time fee
Join our growing list of over 180-plus lifetime members. These individuals and families have made a lifelong commitment to supporting sustainable agriculture. Member fees through this type of membership are placed in a special Founders Fund at PASA to support our ongoing programs and services. Join PASA Now!
Permanent Business Partner (designed for businesses or nonprofits) - $3,000/one-time fee
PASA recognized that it wasn’t just our individual and family/farm members who wanted to make a lifetime commitment to the organization, but also many of our business and nonprofit members. Hence we created our Permanent Business Partner membership to recognize their steadfast support. Funds from this type of membership are placed in a special Partnership Fund at PASA to support our ongoing programs and services.The same guidelines apply that up to three people associated with the organization are eligible for overall PASA benefits. Join PASA Now!