Joining SJCA is simple.

Membership dues are affordable for not-for-profits of any size. Dues start at $25 for working artists, consultants and academics and $100 for organizations. Dues are calculated on a sliding scale based on fiscal year budget.

SJCA Membership is open to arts, history or cultural organizations, cultural or educational (please remove) government agencies, and working artists, academics, businesses and consultants serving the nonprofit sector in the 8 South Jersey counties: Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, Ocean and Salem.

Or to request a membership package and application via regular mail,
contact  SJCA at

SJCA serves as a clearinghouse for information for member organizations and encourages members to participate in the programs and services of fellow service providers such as ArtPride NJ Foundation, Advocates for NJ History, the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance, NJ Theatre Alliance as well as professional development through other nonprofits.   

Membership Benefits for Organizations and artists include:

Audience Development

Digital media promotion of member events

Associate Membership in Visit South
Jersey: Member events are promoted on
VSJ social media, event app, and email

Subsidized, cooperative advertising buys
and tourism promotions

Community Convening/Administrative

For organizations : Annual Meeting,
Encore Awards, Professional Development
Workshops, Mentoring Program

For Artists: Two Professional Development
Workshops, Six  Webinar/Speaker
Networking Evenings

Discounts on Foundation Center Database
and  Payroll Solutions

SJCA Leadership

Advocacy and technical assistance for
working with state and local officials,
county freeholders, school boards, and
legislators, etc.

Data Collection on cultural impact for advocacy purposes

Strategic Partnerships with State Agencies,
Nonprofits, and Tourism Groups.


Online Membership Application





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Membership dues are based on your organization’s budget for the current fiscal year. SJCA membership dues are renewed annually.


Member Current Fiscal Budget : Membership Fee

Under $99,999: $100.00
$100,000 - $249,999: $150.00
$250,000 - $499,999: $275.00
$500,000 - $999,999: $450.00
$1,000,000 - $1,999,999: $675.00
$2,000,000 - $2,999,999: $1,000
$3,000,000 - $4,999,999: $1,500
$5,000,000 and over: $2000.00



Choose Current Organizational Budget