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BENEFITS

We have our members’ best interests at heart. We listen and respond to what matters most to them.

And the best part is that we are continually finding new ways to meet their needs!

Let’s see what an ARAISA membership has to offer!

Criteria & Fees

Let’s determine which ARAISA membership your organization is eligible for.

And rest assured, both full and associate members are equally important to us!

A full member organization must:

be an incorporated not-for-profit organization in the Atlantic region

deliver settlement and integration services for all immigrants and refugees as their prime mandate

have been established for at least 2 years

offer at least 2 distinct services to newcomers

endorse and actively support ARAISA’s mission and objectives

receive ongoing government funding

be governed by a volunteer Board of Directors

request the support form to be completed by an existing ARAISA full member

An associate member organizations must:

be an incorporated not-for-profit organization in the Atlantic region

fulfill ONE of the three following conditions:

    • deliver settlement and integration services to immigrants and refugees, but not as their prime mandate OR
    • serve as an umbrella group for newcomer settlement serving agencies OR
    • be a Local Immigration Partnership (LIP/RIF)

have been established for at least 2 years

endorse and actively support ARAISA’s mission and objectives

receive ongoing government funding

request the support form to  be completed by an existing ARAISA full member

ARAISA annual membership fees

Your organization annual budget

FULL MEMBER

ASSOCIATE MEMBER

Less than $500,000

$250

$200

From $500,000 to $2 million

$750

Over $2 million

$1,200

For more information, contact Solange Mudahogora, our Member Outreach and Event coordinator at smudahogora@araisa.ca or 902-431-3206.

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