Membership

Membership

Become a member of Community First Yorkshire

We are an independent charity and membership body and a rural community council, part of the national ACRE Network (Action with Communities in Rural England), helping communities improve the quality of life for all people living and working in rural Yorkshire.

Support from our members helps us to continue enabling and empowering voluntary organisations, community buildings, social enterprises and Parish Councils with practical support and gives you a voice that is heard by policy makers and service providers on a local, regional and national scale.

We’re here to help your organisation or project to succeed. Our membership packages have been designed to offer you the support you need to make a difference in your North, South or West Yorkshire community.

Organisation £42 (£35 + VAT) / Joint Organisation £60 (£50 + VAT)*
Benefits:

  • Weekly e-newsletter
  • Monthly Funding Bulletin
  • Online members only resources
  • Training, event and consultancy discounts
  • 1-1 email and telephone support
  • Free Rural Evidence Data Reports
  • Free half hour employment advice consultation
  • Voting rights through Community First Yorkshire
  • Have your say and represent the sector

Community buildings and village hall members also benefit from:

  • Village hall support service and networks
  • Village hall factsheets and case studies
  • Free Yorkshire Venues website listing

*Joint Membership is for two organisations based in the same location, such as a parish council and village hall.

Individual Supporter £24 (£20 + VAT)
Benefits:

  • Weekly e-newsletter
  • Monthly Funding Bulletin
  • Online member resources
  • Have your say and represent the sector

How to join
Please complete our forms online to join

Liability of members
Members are liable for the sum of £10 should the organisation wind up during their membership or within one year of their membership expiring.