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Membership Investment

Please review the following categories to determine your membership level. Membership is for the calendar year and renews each year in December.

Nonprofit organizations

Annual membership investment is scaled to the amount of your annual revenue, based on your most recent IRS form 990, line 12 or 990EZ.

Revenue from line 12 of 990

Annual Investment

< $250,000


$250,001 - $500,000


$500,001 - $2,000,000


$2,000,001 - $5,000,000


$5,000,001 - $10,000,000


$10,000,001 - $20,000,000


$20,000,001 +


New nonprofit members receive a 50% discount in fees for the first calendar year of membership. This amount will be reflected when you complete the new member application.

Click here for the new member application.

For current members, renew your membership here and welcome back!

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In addition to the benefits of membership, grantmakers who join Leadership Council know that they are helping build capacity and leadership across the nonprofit sector in Greater Cincinnati. Foundations and grantmakers’ membership investment is on a sliding scale, based on annual grants awarded. Funders are invited to further invest in Leadership Council's work to build a stronger nonprofit sector with an additional gift or grant.

$ Grants Awarded Most Recent Year

Annual Investment

Up to $999,999


$1,000,000 - $4,999,999


$5,000,000 - $10,000,000




Click here for the grantmaker membership application

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Individual membership

Former members who are retired or in between jobs can stay connected with an individual membership.

Click here to become an Individual Member.

Corporate membership

Click here to learn more about associate membership for small firms and sponsorship levels for other companies.