Full Membership – Voting member:
Nonprofit in good standing under Section 501(c)(3) of the United States Internal Revenue CodeActively participates in fulfilling the NYCVOAD mission and principles to meet the need of people affected by disasters/emergencies in New York City (NYC) and/or surrounding areasService jurisdiction includes all or part of NYC Represented at regularly scheduled NYCVOAD meetings (at least 4 per fiscal year Oct 1 – Sept 30)Represented and participates on at least one committee during Full Membership statusStated policy of nondiscrimination
Government Membership – Non-voting member:
Role w/ either local and state government al agencies in disaster responseService jurisdiction includes all or part of New York CityActively participates in fulfilling the NYCVOAD mission and principles to meet the needs of people affected by disasters/emergencies in New York City and/or surrounding areasStated policy of nondiscrimination
Note: Member organizations are entitled and encouraged to have more than one representative participating in meetings, committees and other activities. It must be noted, however, that member organizations (including NYC groups w/ multiple branches or chapters) receive only one vote regardless of how many representative participate in NYCVOAD activities. Mailings will be sent to the primary contact and may be duplicated for internal distribution.