FAQ

Why Join AASOA?

Top 5 reasons:

  1. Save time and money with our group benefits, tools and training. 
  2. Strengthen your organization by taking advantage of training and education for board, staff and volunteers.  Join our CEO & HR affinity groups that provide a wonderful support network and allows you to discuss, brainstorm and problem solve different topics with peers.
  3. Connect with other nonprofit leaders for networking and collaboration. Meet our Business Members who provide products and services to AASOA members at a discount to help you achieve your mission.
  4. Advocate for your nonprofit and to strengthen the collective voice, leadership and capacity of nonprofit organizations.
  5. Commit to being part of the change, to making our communities in Nebraska & Western Iowa vibrant and prosperous for all.
How can I pay my dues or invoice online?

A quick guide on how to view and pay your dues and invoices via our secure online system. 

What is your payment and cancellation policy?

To ensure maximum member benefit, please login prior to registering.  This is the only way to ensure you receive member pricing.  Partial refunds requested on events or training due to failure to log in will not be honored.

  • Payment is required at the time of registration.
  • All "Bill Me" purchases require additional contact information to ensure prompt payment of the invoice. 
  • Payment for all "Bill Me" purchases is required not later than ten days after registering for the event unless specified in the registration form).
  • Admission to the purchased event or training is for the person stated on the purchase form.
  • Ticket refunds will be given for valid reasons up to four business days prior to the event.  Refunds will be given in the most feasible method determined by AASOA staff. 
  • Before 24 hours prior to the event, a name substitution may be made by the purchasing organization.  A refund may be given but will be subject to cancellation fee of ten percent of the event price.
  • After 24 hours prior to the event, no refund will be given but name substitutions may be made.
  • For purchases involving intellectual property, no refund will be given if the download link email has left our system.
  • In the event a member's invoice remains unpaid for ten business days beyond the event, member benefits will be suspended.
  • If a member's invoice remains unpaid for sixty days after the due date, member benefits will be terminated.  The member may be reinstated by paying the amount due, and any unpaid membership dues. 
  • Non-member invoices that remain unpaid ten days after the due date may be referred for collection.  Collection costs will be billed to the person or organization who created the obligation.
Who can join the Association?

Any organization, person or business can join the association.  Our different membership categories are below.

Nonprofits/foundation/government agencies may join the Association to get all the member benefits listed here. 
Individuals may join the Association in three ways:

If you are associated with a nonprofit that is an Association member (staff, board or key volunteer), you may register as a Nonprofit Staff Member to get all the benefits listed above.

If you would like to support our nonprofit capacity building efforts, please consider joining the Association as a sustaining member.

If you represent a business that is dedicated to the success of nonprofits, please consider joining as a Business Partner.  Partnership benefits are listed here.