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Thank you in advance for completing this membership application.


Who qualifies for membership? 

Grounded Solutions Network members are United States-based nonprofit organizations, public agencies and individuals that share our vision of inclusive and equitable communities and commit to advancing the principles of inclusion, lasting affordability in housing, stewardship and racial equity in our collaborative work.


Members are actively engaged in supporting and implementing policies that ensure that housing—both rental and homeownership—remains affordable over the long-term. Members are also actively engaged in forming, operating, monitoring, advocating for, partnering with or investing in programs that ensure that housing remains affordable over the long-term.


Please note: We are shifting our membership year to run January 1 – December 31 starting in 2020.  Join now for membership through December 31, 2020.

2020 Membership Dues



Champion Membership:


Level Benefits Dues
Champion Membership - (Roof)
    50% off Training Institute & Intersections member rate
    Special recognition at our in-person member events
    Plus everything in the "Stairs" level
$5,200
Champion Membership - (Walls)
    30% off Training Institute & Intersections member rate
    Special recognition at our in-person member events
    Plus everything in the "Stairs" level
$2,200
Champion Membership - (Stairs)
    20% off Training Institute & Intersections member rate
    Special GSN logo to show off your membership level
    Your logo on the champion members page of our website
    Knowing that your level of membership helps other members access tools and resources they would not have without you!
$1,200


Organizational Membership*:


Org type Operating budget Dues
Public Agency    n/a $800
Nonprofit $1,000,001 and above $800
Nonprofit $500,001 - $1,000,000 $700
Nonprofit $250,001 - $500,000 $600
Nonprofit ≤ $250,000 $400
Start-up Org
(incorporated < 2 years)    
n/a $200

Individual Membership:


Individual type Operating budget Dues
Individual Member             n/a $150
Student n/a $25

*Current HomeKeeper Participating Organizations receive a 10% discount on membership dues.

Questions? Give us a call: 503-493-1000 Ext. 1 or email us at Info@GroundedSolutions.org


We look forward to supporting you over the next membership year with the tools and connections you need to be successful.


THANK YOU!


Logistical Information:

  • The application works best using Chrome/Firefox (do NOT use Internet Explorer).
  • You have the option to "save my progress and resume later" by checking the box at the top of the page.
  • For the purpose of this application, the term government will also apply to public agencies and municipalities.
  • The application typically takes 15-20 minutes to complete and will require access to data about your program(s). 
  • Payments by either credit card or check are accepted.
Privacy Note: Grounded Solutions Network may collect and use personal data such as name, title, business phone number and/or business email from or about you to help us support our nonprofit mission and serve our membership.  We may, in our sole discretion, share information collected in this form with Grounded Solutions Network members, researchers, media partners, or other entities to advance our mission.  We may also use or disclose information collected by this form if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to meet any applicable law, regulation, legal process or enforceable governmental request.

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Please provide the following information about the person completing the member application. We'll follow up with you in case we have questions about the application. 



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If you are a returning member, or were a member in the past, you should have received an email from us with a custom link to this application. The custom link will take you to a prefilled application specific to your organization. Need the link? Please contact us at info@groundedsolutions.org or (503) 493-1000. You may also complete the form below without prefilled data if you prefer.
First Time Member Info

Unfortunately, it looks like your organization does not qualify for membership. You can review membership requirements here. Please give us a call: 503-493-1000 Ext. 1 or email us at Info@GroundedSolutions.org, with questions or for more information.


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Individual Member


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If "Yes", we'll follow up with you by email. The Facebook group is a dedicated space for Grounded Solutions Network members to connect and share knowledge, stories, ideas, and information.



Entity Information
Public Agencies/Governments, please enter your town/city/county name followed by the state abbreviation. (Ex: City of Tempe, AZ) You can specify your dept/agency/office/division on the following lines. 









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Primary Contact




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If "Yes", we'll follow up with you by email. The Facebook group is a dedicated space for Grounded Solutions Network members to connect and share knowledge, stories, ideas, and information.
 
For matters requiring a vote (Board of Director seat, Bylaws changes, etc.), each member organization may cast one organizational vote, this ballot will be sent to the Primary Contact. In addition, each member organization has the option to designate two individual members, who may each cast their own unique votes, one of whom may also be the Primary Contact. 

These individual members may be anyone affiliated with your organization (staff, board, resident, etc.). If your organization would like to designate individual members, please provide that information below.


Individual Member 1




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Individual Member 2




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Stay In Touch (optional)
In addition to anyone listed above, please identify anyone else who would like to receive communications from us, including newsletters:




HomeKeeper is a Salesforce app created by Grounded Solutions Network, designed to manage affordable homeownership and housing counseling program. For more information, go here.

Government (including Government with a CLT)


Race, Equity and Inclusion (REI)
Grounded Solutions Network is committed to advancing racial justice in whom we serve and what we do. This year, we are asking members to share about the racial diversity in their staff and leadership. Please count part-time staff members as 0.5 in your reporting below.









Inclusionary housing refers to programs or policies that require or incentivize the creation of affordable housing when new development occurs, including impact or linkage fees that generate revenue for affordable housing.



Nonprofit, Community Group, or Other


Year nonprofit was incorporated / year government passed inclusionary housing policy. YYYY format.



Race, Equity and Inclusion (REI)
Grounded Solutions Network is committed to advancing racial justice in whom we serve and what we do. This year, we are asking members to share about the racial diversity in their staff and leadership. Please count part-time staff members as 0.5 in your reporting below.






(Enter a number or n/a)
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Residential Units (Other than Inclusionary Housing Units)

List the number of community land trust units (rental and homeownership units), lease purchase units, and cooperative units that your organization had in its portfolio or was stewarding/monitoring/managing under each category as of December 31, 2018.

  • Answer 0 if none or doesn't apply 
  • Do NOT count units that were or are being rehabilitated or under construction. 
  • Call (503-493-1000 Ext. 21) or email Info@GroundedSolutions.org if you have any questions. 

Residential Units

List the number of units that your organization had in its portfolio or was stewarding/monitoring/managing under each category as of December 31, 2018.

  • Answer 0 if none or doesn't apply 
  • Do NOT count units that were or are being rehabilitated or under construction. 
  • Call (503-493-1000 Ext. 21) or email Info@GroundedSolutions.org if you have any questions. 

 Rental Units


("0" for none)

("0" for none)

Lease Purchase


("0" for none)

("0" for none)

Cooperative Units


("0" for none)

("0" for none)

Homeownership


("0" for none)

("0" for none)

 





Non-Residential Sites

Answer the following questions on your organization’s non-residential properties or projects that were established as of December 31, 2018.


Conserved Undeveloped Land

Urban Agricultural Projects


Commercial


Let us know if you have any questions and we will be sure to follow up with you.
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2020 Membership Dues


Champion Membership:


Level Benefits Dues
Champion Membership - (Roof)
    50% off Training Institute & Intersections member rate
    Special recognition at our in-person member events
    Plus everything in the "Stairs" level
$5,200
Champion Membership - (Walls)
    30% off Training Institute & Intersections member rate
    Special recognition at our in-person member events
    Plus everything in the "Stairs" level
$2,200
Champion Membership - (Stairs)
    20% off Training Institute & Intersections member rate
    Special GSN logo to show off your membership level
    Your logo on the champion members page of our website
    Knowing that your level of membership helps other members access tools and resources they would not have without you!
$1,200


Organizational Membership*:


Org type Operating budget Dues
Public Agency    n/a $800
Nonprofit $1,000,001 and above $800
Nonprofit $500,001 - $1,000,000 $700
Nonprofit $250,001 - $500,000 $600
Nonprofit ≤ $250,000 $400
Start-up Org
(incorporated < 2 years)    
n/a $200

Individual Membership:


Individual type Operating budget Dues
Individual Member             n/a $150
Student n/a $25


*Current HomeKeeper Participating Organizations receive a 10% discount on membership dues (Excluding Champion Member dues)



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