How to Join:

Dues to join NEAFCS are $110 for national plus $25 for MEAFCS for a total of $135. MEAFCS offers first-year members a discount of one-half, $67.50.

Renewing members: In addition to sending your completed invoice and payment, please log into your NEAFCS membership profile, review your information and make any updates.

New members:  Please complete and send the new member form, invoice and payment to MEAFCS Treasurer, Janell Barber.  The address is included on the invoice.

Membership Benefits:

As a member of MEAFCS, you will enhance your career and have a positive impact on your profession. NEAFCS members enjoy the following benefits from their participation in the association:

  • Access to a growing, nationwide network of more than 2,000 Extension professionals actively involved in Family & Consumer Sciences programming in their communities.
  • Opportunities to develop and enhance your leadership and management skills by serving in a leadership capacity on the state or national level.
  • Forums for presenting research and program information and discussing common Extension concerns.
  • Opportunities to publish research in peer-reviewed publications.
  • Recognition for outstanding achievements through an extensive awards and recognition program.
  • Access to professional development opportunities on the state, regional and national levels.
  • The ability to earn continuing education credits through participation in national meetings and Webinars.
  • Up to date information on the latest products, methods, materials and technological advances to enhance the effectiveness of your programs.
  • The opportunity to develop lasting friendships.