Connect - with the voluntary sector

Join Involve Yorkshire & Humber :

connect with the voluntary sector

By becoming a member of Involve Yorkshire & Humber, your organisation will be part of a powerful network of voluntary sector orgnisations across Yorkshire & Humber. 

Member benefits

  • opportunities to influence public policy through consultations and responses

  • increased access to decision-makers, to knowledge and to networks

  • access to specialist staff at Involve Yorkshire & Humber

  • excellent discount at our highly rated conferences and events

  • regular news and information

  • advertise jobs and events free through our website and bulletins (usual cost from £25 per advert) - our main e-news bulletin goes out to over 3,000 opt-in subscribers and has a reach of around 15,000

  • further the direction of Involve Yorkshire & Humber itself, including the right to elect our trustees.

You can download the application form here.

Please contact us if you have any queries or need any further information.

Membership year

Membership runs for one year from the date we receive your completed application form and membership fee.

Membership categories

There are two ways to join Involve Yorkshire & Humber – Full Member or as an Associate Member

Full Membership

Full members receive all the benefits above and a vote at the AGM.

Full Membership is available to:

  • Yorkshire & the Humber voluntary or community organisations

  • Voluntary or community organisations providing an umbrella or intermediary role and support to other voluntary and community organisations in Yorkshire & the Humber

  • Voluntary and community organisations providing services to other voluntary organisations in Yorkshire & the Humber

  • Yorkshire & the Humber branch of national voluntary or community organisations

  • Federation or group of voluntary or community organisations

  • Local voluntary organisation playing a key role in co-ordination between voluntary/community organisations
  • Individuals who, in the opinion of the Trustees, have relevant experience of the voluntary and community sector in Yorkshire & the Humber

The Annual Fee is £55, or £15 with an approved bursary application (see below).

Associate Membership

Associate Members receive all the benefits above and are invited to the AGM, but do not have a vote at the AGM. Associate Membership is the best option for organisations which:

  • support the aims of Involve Yorkshire & Humber 
  • are not eligible for Full Membership
  • want to connect with the voluntary and community sector in Yorkshire & Humber

This category of membership is open to:

  • all other voluntary and/or community groups
  • statutory organisations
  • local authority hosted partnerships
  • individuals
  • consultants
  • businesses, societies, associations working with voluntary/community organisations

The Annual Fee is £55 for voluntary/community organisations, or £15 with an approved bursary application (see below). If you are not a voluntary/community organisation, the Annual Fee is £110.

Bursary Applications

Bursaries are available to voluntary and community organisations with an income of less than £20,000 per annum or have no paid staff. You can download the Bursary Application form here.

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