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Member Benefits


“Let me be the first to say a special thank you for thinking about SWGAU and the scholarship opportunity for the recent NeighborWorks training.  I really enjoyed the training and the instructors were filled with so much knowledge….and they were interesting and not monotonous.” – Denise C. Ruff, M.Ed, PRIME Program Manager, Southwest Georgia United”

Georgia ACT provides the following services to its members:

  • Access to NeighborWorks® America Training Institute scholarships (offered four times a year)
  • Automatic membership in the National Alliance of Community Economic Development Associations, an alliance of 42 state and regional community economic development, which leads the community development field and its partners in shaping and influencing strategies that advance community prosperity.
  • Significant savings on GrantStation ($75 versus $699 annually) through membership in NACEDA
  • Public policy and regulatory advocacy at both State and Federal levels
  • Reduced rates for Georgia ACT-sponsored annual conference and workshops
  • Specialized training opportunities for Georgia nonprofit housing and community development organizations
  • Increased visibility through promotion on Georgia ACT web site
  • Electronic newsletter with current funding and policy information
  • Networking opportunities with similar organizations from across the state as well as representatives from federal and state agencies, financial institutions, and national nonprofit intermediaries

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How To Apply or Renew Membership


Download the Member Application

Download our fillable PDF form, complete then print and sign.

Mail Your Application

along with a check payable to:
Georgia Advancing Communities Together
250 Georgia Avenue SE, Suite 350
Atlanta, GA 30312