Overview and Instructions

Thank you for your interest in joining the Alliance of Career Development Nonprofits (ACDN). ACDN is a national nonprofit resource dedicated to increasing the capacity of local community career development organizations. ACDN provides professional development, operational support, and programmatic growth to career-focused nonprofits of any size to ensure their success. By empowering our member agencies to succeed, we empower job seekers.
To be eligible to become a member of the Alliance of Career Development Nonprofits your established organization must be a 501(c)(3); provide career clothing at no cost to low-income individuals seeking employment and self-sufficiency; accurately complete this membership application; and pay annual membership dues. We also welcome and support start-up (new) organizations that achieve the following in the first year of membership: gain 501(c)(3) status and provide professional attire to a minimum of 10 people. 

This application should be used for both new and established organizations that wish to become a member of ACDN. If you are a start-up organization, feel free to estimate answers and note your organization status in the “Comments” sections.

Direct any questions about the application or application process to membership@acdnonline.org.