MEMBERSHIP LEVELS

NCOSAFP offers different membership levels depending on the type of organization. Memberships are for an organization to join and are not based on individual representation.

Core Membership

$300/year

Core members shall consist of entities authorized as an instrumentality of the state to administer agricultural funding programs. Board determines eligibility. Benefits include:

  • A unified voice in congressional matters and Capitol Hill meetings, monitored by our partner Council of Development Finance Agencies (CDFA)
  • Annual conference geared specifically towards agricultural finance and agricultural issues with discounted conference rates and recognition
  • Educational opportunities with CDFA and access to an agricultural finance resource center
  • Agricultural finance newsletters with updates on ag finance issues, legislation, state programs
  • Involved in CDFA Roundtable discussions in various states and recognition
  • Voting rights for all business matters of NCOSAFP (one vote per member organization)
  • Opportunity for representative to serve on board, officer, or committee

Associate Membership

$150/year

Government, education, and not-for-profit entities or associations that contribute to the agricultural community. Benefits include:

  • Access to all educational opportunities with CDFA and access to an agricultural finance resource center
  • Agricultural finance newsletters with updates on ag finance issues, legislation, state programs
  • Invitation to CDFA Roundtable discussions in various states and annual conference; opportunity for business development and marketing through sponsorship and/or networking
  • Opportunity for conference booth to showcase organization’s programs/initiatives
  • No voting rights but will have a voice for Core Members to consider

Annual Sponsorship Level

Business Associate Sponsor

$500/year

For-profit friends of the agricultural industry that desire to sponsor NCOSAFP. These entities are not members of the organization, but rather have an interest in what we are doing and desire a voice for our organization to consider. Benefits include:

  • Access to all educational opportunities with CDFA and access to an agricultural finance resource center
  • Agricultural finance newsletters with updates on ag finance ssues, legislation, state programs with advertising opportunities
  • Invitation to CDFA Roundtable discussions in various states and annual conference; opportunity of business
  • development and marketing through additional conference/roundtable sponsorship and/or networking
  • Opportunity for booth at annual conference showcasing their organization
  • No voting rights but will have a voice for Core Members to consider

JOIN TODAY - Contact Ryan Roles at 651.201.6004 or email at ryan.roles@state.mn.us