Membership Catagories & Benefits

Associate/Student  Available on an Annual/Lifetime basis to anyone who wishes to  financially support APMOA. Benefits: Each edition of the APMOA Newsletter, an APMOA Lapel Pin (new members, only), and a membership certificate. Both may have a voice, but not a vote at APMOA Business Sessions. Students must be currently in school and between the ages of 18-25.($15.00/$10.00)

Personal   Available on an Annual/Lifetime basis to all Adventist involved in any aspect of Prison or Jail Ministry, and Criminal Justice professionals, who subscribe to APMOA’s “Code of Ethics”, Mission Statement, and Vision Statement. Benefits: 1 APMOA Lapel Pin (new members, only), 1 copy of the “Code of Ethics” (new members, only), each edition of APMOA’s Newsletter, the ability to hold elected office, voice and voting privileges at all APMOA Business Sessions, and a membership certificate. ($25.00)


Household   Available on an Annual/Lifetime basis to any Adventist couple (husband and wife), who is involved in any aspect of Prison or Jail Ministry and subscribe to APMOA’s “Code of Ethics”, Mission Statement, and Vision Statment. Benefits: 2 APMOA Lapel Pins (new members, only) each edition of APMOA’s Newsletter (2), voice and voting privileges at APMOA business sessions (both), the ability of both to hold elected office (both), and a membership certificateards. ($40.00) 

Organizational  Available on an Annual/Lifetime basis to any organized Seventh-day Adventist group that is involved in any aspect of Prison or Jail Ministry and operates according to APMOA’s “Ethical Guidelines for Organizational Members”, while individually complying with the “Code of Ethics”, Mission Statement, and Vision Statment.  Benefits: 5 copies of each edition of our newsletter, voice and voting privileges (all 5) at APMOA Business Sessions, 5 APMOA Lapel Pins (new members, only), 5 copies of the “Ethical Guidelines for Organizational Members” (new members, only), 5 copies of APMOA’s “Code of Ethics” (new members, only), 5 individualized membership cards, and 1 Membership Certificate. ($125.00)

Affiliate   Available on an Annual/Lifetime basis to all Criminal Justice agencies, all universities or Colleges that have an interest in prisons and jails, and Non-Adventist Prison Ministry groups. Benefits: 5 copies of each edition of APMOA’s newsletter, and a membership certificate. Representatives may have a voice, but not a vote at APMOA Business Sessions.  
($75.00)

Lifetime Membership, which is 20 times the amount of the respective categories, may be paid in installments, but all must be paid within the 12 months of APMOA’s calendar year (January - December). 

NOTE: All memberships, except "Life-time" and multi-tiered, are to be renewed on an annual basis. “Renewal” Memberships, for one year, are from January 1 through December 31, regardless of when paid. “New” Memberships, for one year, paid between July 1 through December 30 will expire on December 31, of the next year. “New” Memberships, for one year, paid between January 1 and June 30 will expire on December 31 of the same year. If you pay membership for 2 years, you can deduct $5.00. Pay for 3, and we’ll give you the 4th year FREE.

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