Become a Member

Join the Iowa/Nebraska Alliance of Information and Referral Systems

AIRS MEMBERSHIP = PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT, BENEFITS, EDUCATION, NETWORKING. JOIN US!

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON JOINING OR RENEWING, CONTACT AIRS MEMBERSHIP DIRECTOR MOAYAD ZAHRALDDIN

Information and Referral is done better together! When you become a member of AIRS, enjoy professional development, numerous practical benefits, continuing education, networking, and more.

ALL MEMBERS RECEIVE

  • Access to the AIRS Networker (our member-only social networking site allows you to work online with colleagues, stay up-to-date on I&R news and opportunities, network with peers, and access resources)
  • Discount pricing on subscriptions to The 211 LA County Taxonomy of Human Services
  • AIRS Online Training courses through our new training portal at https://learn.airs.org/
  • Membership in the IA/NE AIRS Affiliate and all our member benefits
  • Free member-only webinars (average of 8 webinars offered each year)
  • Professional development, support and volunteer opportunities
  • Voting privileges

MEMBERSHIP LEVELS & ADDITIONAL BENEFITS:

PLATINUM – $560  Our best value & most popular option!

Benefits applicable to all I&R staff & volunteers of the member agency. You get all the benefits listed above plus:

  • One hardcopy of the AIRS I&R Training Manual (value $450)
  • One bookmarked PDF of the AIRS I&R Training Manual that can be distributed to all staff
  • Reduced pricing on additional copies of the AIRS I&R Training Manual 
  • 15% off AIRS Conference registration 
  • 15% off AIRS Certification 
  • Access to special rates on telephone interpretation & bilingual staff testing from LanguageLine Solutions
  • Access to preferred pricing for cloud telephony services from InContact (inquire at info@airs.org
  • Preferred pricing on online printing via Mimeo (inquire at info@airs.org)
  • Access to I&R Toolkit

Corporate Membership – $560

Our new membership category geared to the needs of for-profit organizations that are AIRS members

  • Hardcopies of the AIRS I&R Training Manual  available at heavily discounted price of $100 each
  • One bookmarked PDF of the AIRS I&R Training Manual that can be distributed to all staff
  • 15% off AIRS Conference registration 
  • 15% off AIRS Certification 
  • Ability to post up to two information messages a year (e.g. webinars, new product announcements) on the AIRS Networker
  • Also able to respond to any postings of other members pertaining to specialized knowledge areas, providing it is ‘information-based’

GOLD – $305  or  SILVER – $180 

(Note: Gold & Silver levels are distinguished by the annual I&R program budgets of the member agency. Choose Gold if the budget is over $100,000 and Silver if the budget is under $100,000. State your annual budget on the membership application and yearly renewal forms.)

Benefits applicable to all I&R staff & volunteers of the member agency:

  • 5% off AIRS Conference registration 
  • 5% off AIRS Certification fees
  • Access to special rates on telephone interpretation & bilingual staff testing from LanguageLine Solutions
  • Access to preferred pricing for cloud telephony services from InContact (inquire at info@airs.org
  • Preferred pricing on online printing via Mimeo (inquire at info@airs.org)
  • Access to I&R Toolkit

Individual – $75

Available only to students, retirees, or those whose agencies will not take out a membership. Membership only covers one person and must be taken out in their personal name and address (not an agency). Note: Individuals are welcome to join at other levels for more benefits. 

  • Member prices for all applicable AIRS products and services (including certification and conference fees)

AIRS is the organization for all I&R providers. Join us!