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Convene – Strengthen – Advocate

Global Washington is a community of individuals and organizations committed to fighting poverty, illness, and inequity worldwide. We help our members connect with one another, expand their capabilities, advocate for their causes, and increase their visibility. Through networking events, training workshops, working groups, and media opportunities, we boost the work of Washington area non-profits, foundations, businesses, government departments, and academic institutions. Join us, and take advantage of the following benefits!

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Terms and Eligiblity: Memberships are good for one year starting the month you join and are up for renewal annually. To be an organizational member, you must have an office or staff in the state of Washington and be engaged in activities (or provide technical assistance to organizations that have activities) dedicated to improving the economic, social and/or environmental conditions of the world’s poor in developing countries. Institutions of all kinds and individuals are eligible for membership.

Levels and Benefits: Choose from six organizational membership levels, based on your organization’s size, programming needs and level of desired investment in Global Washington.

Individual membership: A group of individuals who are dedicated to supporting GlobalWA’s work of convening, strengthening and advocating for the global development sector and our 160 member organizations. It is the best way for an individual to be engaged in GlobalWA’s work, whether it be attending networking events, workshops, trainings, or our annual conference. Your $100 contribution provides much needed support for our full schedule of programs and, in return, you are rewarded with benefits that save you money and help you get the most out of your engagement with GlobalWA and our members.

Global Washington’s Individual Membership benefits include:

  • Member prices for all GlobalWA programs
  • Access to the GlobalWA Career Center website
  • Invitation to participate in one of GlobalWA’s Collective Impact working groups

Join as an Individual Member of Global Washington.

Organizational Member Benefits
Benefits extended to the following number of employees (non-transferable once designated). 5 10 20 All All All
Member prices for all Global Washington programs (at least 30% off the non-member price). X X X X X X
Access to Global Washington Career Center website. X X X X X X
Invitation to engage with any Global Washington Collective Impact working group. X X X X X X
Invitation to members-only event adjacent to Annual Conference. Free with conference fee Free with conference fee Free with conference fee Free with conference fee Free with conference fee Free with conference fee
Subscription to Grant Station e-newsletter (The International Insider is one of the benefits of membership with, which retails at $699). X X X X X X
Events and announcements highlighted in monthly newsletter (reach is 8000). X X X X X X
Opportunity to present in short “fast pitch” plenary session at Annual Conference (must pass selection process; usually between 10-15 slots available). X X X X X X
Access to public service announcement spots on NPR (or equivalent media placing; 30 per year). X X X X
Free ticket(s) to Annual Conference (non-transferable – for use by organization only). 1 2 5 6
Invitation(s) to member-only gatherings. 1 2 3
Recognition as sponsor at Annual Conference. X X X
Invitation to private gatherings with high-level guests (past guests have included Paul Krugman, Nicholas Kristof, Jay Inslee, Patty Murray). X X
Recognition as sponsor at all Global Washington events and all formal publications. X
Business Services Discounts for Members
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Travel & Insurance Services
Emirates Airlines X X X X X X
Corporate Traveler X X X X X X
Richter International Consulting, LLC X X X X X X
Legal Services
Vox Legal X X X X X X
Law Office of Lisa Norton, PLLC X X X X X X
Desh International Law X X X X X X
Riddell Williams X X X X X X
Accounting Services
Clark Nuber X X X X X X
Organizational Services
Innovatively Organized X X X X X X
Grant Writing Services
Allison Shirk Grantwriting X X X X X X
Technology Services
InterConnection X X X X X X
Event Rental Services
Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI) X X X X X X
Fremont Arts Abbey X X X X X X

To join:

1. Fill out our online membership form and pay by credit card.

For membership needs and questions please contact:

Pratima Stanton
(206) 652-8725
Email Pratima