Become a member

“The League of the Strong” offers a three-level collaboration: full membership, associate membership, and participation in the community. Membership in the Association is voluntary.

To become a member of the association

Profile:

  • an organization that shares the values of the Association;
  • an organization that carries out a public activity;

Rights:

  • to receive informational support from the Association; 
  • to receive advisory support from members of the Association; 
  • to take part in the open events of the Association;

Joining procedure:

  • an organization shall fill in the questionnaire by using the following link (https://forms.gle/h4DKp3nUvzunahgS7). 
  • the coordinators of the “The League of the Strong” will give instructions about further steps.

To become an associated member

Profile:

  • a legal entity that has been active for no less than two years before the submission of the application for full membership in the Association;
  • an organization that shares the values of the Association
  • an organization that carries out a public activity

Rights:

  • to receive informational support from the Association 
  • to receive advisory support from members of the Association
  • to take part in the events of the Association;
  • to address the management bodies of the Association with requests and proposals;
  • to receive information about the activity of the Association;

Obligations:

  • to observe the provisions of the Charter, internal rules and procedures;
  • to execute decisions of the management bodies on the implementation of the Charter objectives and areas of the activity of organizations;
  • to facilitate the implementation of the Charter objectives and areas of the activity of the Association;
  • to pay membership contributions in the amount as established by the Board.

Joining procedure:

  • an organization shall submit a written request to the name of the Executive Director of the Association and attach a copy of the decision of the management body thereto;
  • the Board of the Association shall adopt a decision on the membership of the organization.

To become a full member

Profile:

  • an organization that has had a status of an associate member for no less than two years and proved that it adhered to the values of the Association;
  • an organization that had been publishing reports on its activity for no less than two successive years, which included both descriptive and financial sections;
  • is independent, accountable, with has alternating management, which is proved by the organizational audit;
  • with diversified funding sources;
  • with the developed internal policies and provisions;
  • present in the media landscape;
  • stays clean;

Rights:

  • to receive informational support from the Association;
  • to receive advisory support from members of the Association;
  • to take part in the events;
  • to address the management bodies of the Association with requests and proposals
  • to receive information about the activity of the Association;
  • to take part in the election of the composition of the management bodies of the Association and propose candidacies eligible for the election to the management bodies;
  • to vote in resolving the issues during the General Assembly of the Association;
  • to take the floor at the sessions of the General Assembly with their proposals and initiatives of the Association’s activity, in particular, to initiate the implementation of the projects which will be included in the activity of the Association;
  • to take part in the work of permanent and temporary committees;
  • to appeal against decisions, actions, and inactivity of the management bodies of the Association at the General Assembly; 

Obligations:

  • to observe the provisions of the Charters, internal rules and procedures,
  • to execute decisions of the management bodies on the implementation of the Charter objectives and areas of the activity of organizations;
  • to facilitate the implementation of the Charter objectives and areas of the activity of the Association;
  • to pay membership contributions in the amount as established by the Board.

Joining procedure:

  • an organization shall submit a written request to the name of the Executive Director of the Association and attach a copy of the decision of the management body thereto;
  • the Board of the Association shall adopt a decision on the full membership of the organization.