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Annual Membership for Credit Unions

Based on credit union asset size


Asset Size


Benefactor Gold Optional Upgrade $50,000
Benefactor Silver PLUS* >$5B $25,000
Benfactor Bronze $1B - $4.9B $10,000
Leaders Circle $501M - $999M $4,999 - $9,999
  $251M - $500M $3,499 - $4,998
  $101M - $250M $2,499 - $3,498
  $51M - $100M $999 - $2,498
  $6M - $50M $499 - $998
  $0 - $5M $99 - $498

*Elect to allocate up to $10,000 towards an Impact Program


Annual Membership for Non-Credit Union Organizations

Leaders Circle $1,000 - $9,999
Bronze Benefactor $10,000 - $24,999
Silver Benefactor $25,000 - $49,999
Gold Benefactor $50,000+
Chairman's Roundtable $250,000 over 3-year period

Annual Membership for Credit Union Leagues and Associations


Asset Size


Leaders Circle <$10B $5,000
Benefactor Bronze >$10B $10,000
Benefactor Silver Optional Upgrade $25,000
Benefactor Gold Optional Upgrade $50,000


• Leaders Circle
• Bronze Benefactor
• Silver Benefactor
• Gold Benefactor
• Chairman’s Roundtable
  • Satisfaction of supporting the future of cooperative finance
  • Research report executive summaries mailed directly to primary contact
  • Advance notice of new research publications
  • Monthly e-newsletter to unlimited number of staff
  • Waived honorarium to Filene events; some restrictions apply
  • Invites to member-only events
  • Customized quarterly Filene Risk Watch Reports
  • Unlimited access to Filene’s research library via accounts for staff
  • Discount on speaking engagements
  • Discount on pilot program participation*
  • Discount on Impact program participation*
  • Recognition on
  • Recognition in Annual Impact Report
  • Advance notice of Filene events
  • Invitation to big. bright. minds.
  • Waived honorarium for speaking engagement(s)
  • Acknowledgement on research report(s)
  • Waived honorarium for one strategic planning session
  • Ability to define a research project
  • Deeper discounts on speaking engagements, pilot programs, and impact program participation
  • Define your own signature acknowledgement program
  • Ability to define a multi-year research project

* Not available to under-paying members

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