Join As An Affiliate Member

By becoming a BVA affiliate member, you are not only supporting our free programs for blinded veterans, you are also lending your voice to the Association as we advocate for policies and issues that affect every blinded veterans. With over 50 Regional Groups around the country, you can also take part on a local level in social events and raising awareness of the challenges facing blinded veterans.

Who is Qualified?

Any person or organization falling in the following criteria is eligible to become a BVA Affiliate Member.

Veterans & First Responders Affiliate Member: Veterans, First Responders, and Astronauts can become a Veterans & First Responders Affiliate Member for $50.

Occupational Affiliate Member:

Anyone falling the following criteria can become an Occupational Affiliate Member for as little as $75.

Blind Rehabilitation Services

Low Vision Optometrist: $75
Blind Rehabilitation Instructor: $75
Blind Rehabilitation Optomotrist: $75
Recreational Therapist: $75
VIST Coordinator: $75
BROS: $75
Health & Human Services

Nurse: $75
Social Worker: $75
Veterans Administration Staff: $75
Department of Defense Staff: $75

Surgeons: $150

Researchers: $150

Community Leadership

Local: $100
State: $100
Federal: $100
Organizational Affiliate Member:

Any organization falling in the following criteria can become an Organizational Affiliate Member for as little as $300. Contact UsOpens a New Window..

State & Federal Agency: $300
Small Business or Non-Profit: $500
Corporate or Large Non-Profit: $1500
Fortune 500: $5000

Benefits for Organizational Affiliate Members:

  • All Organizational Affiliate Members qualify for member registration rate or 10% discount on conference registration, or Exhibitor Hall fee
  • Opportunity to include material in conference bags
  • Early access to sponsorship opportunities
  • Full page ad in BVA convention program book
  • Recognition on BVA’s website
  • Together We Stand Newsletter and e-Newsletters
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Download Forms

Occupational and Veterans Affiliate Member Application (doc)

Organizations and Business Affiliate Member BVA (doc)