CRA Membership Levels

Carolina Recycling Association Membership Opportunities:

Join a network of recycling professionals and enjoy lasting benefits year-round! As a CRA member, you show others how much you support recycling. In return, we want to show how much we appreciate you by offering a variety of select benefits and one-of-a kind opportunities—available only to our members. Choose one of the membership levels below that best suits your needs.  Our Member Year is July 1 – June 30.

Patron Members – CRA’S Strongest Supporters!!!

Patrons – your contribution helps assist recycling in the Carolinas in countless ways, and, as a non-profit, the CRA depends on your patronage to sustain the organization.  As the CRA grows and expands its presence across the Carolinas, you, too, can grow your reach to the CRA membership.

Benefits: One designated vote; Subscriptions to CRA publications; additional designated contacts for your company; access to the CRA Connect online community, the membership directory and members-only sections of the website; level-specific benefits at the annual conference and inclusion in the CRA program.  Please contact the CRA if you’re interested in becoming a Patron Member – [email protected].

Organizational Members:

    • Large Business – $495.00/yr        (100+ Employees)
    • Mid-Size Business – $285.00/yr     (16-99 Employees)
    • Small Business – $190.00/yr        (15 or less Employees)


    • Large Government – $495.00/yr    (Population over 100,000)
    • Mid-Size Government – $285.00/yr (Population 25,000 to 99,999)
    • Small Government – $190.00/yr    (Population under 25,000)


    • Large School/University – $495.00/yr (5,000+ Students)
    • Mid-Size School/University – $285.00/yr (1,501 to 4,999 Students)
    • Small School/University – $190.00/yr (1,500 or less Students)


    • Large Nonprofit – $495.00/yr (1,000+ Members)
    • Mid-Size Nonprofit – $285.00/yr (101 – 999 Member)
    • Small Nonprofit – $190.00/yr (100 of less Members)


  • Individual Sustaining – $120.00/yr

Benefits: Discounted registration rates to the CRA conference and educational events; one designated vote; subscriptions for your company or government’s designated contacts for CRA’s publications; access to the CRA membership directory.