Why Join?

Becoming a member of Our Focus Minded Organization is great for start-ups, brick and mortar, E-Businesses, as well as service oriented businesses. You have the opportunity to cultivate, grow and expand your business ideas and vision with other like minded professionals;

Value Added Privileges Include:

– Direct opportunity for business to business contact and sales
– Business forums, speakers and mixers
– A collective voice on issues facing our community
– Business mentorship and support
– Bridge the gap between government and business
– Positive Business Exposure

Benefits of AAABNA membership include increased exposure to many people and businesses, tools to network more effectively, opportunities to participate in many networking meetings and more

Who can be a member?

– Any industrial, commercial, retail or home-based business looking to do business in Austin and its outlying areas,
– Any non-for-profit organization with a focus on economic development.
– Any business recognized by the city of Chicago or in the process of legalizing.
– How much does membership cost? There are three levels of Membership: General – $150.00, Professional – $250.00, Corporate – $500.00.


    Committees of interest:
    Youth in ActionMarketing/EventsPolitical ActionResearch and PlanningChicago Ave. Committee.Annual Membership Dues: General - $150.00, Professional - $250.00, Corporate - $500.00

    I agree to pay my fee for membership in the Austin African American Business Networking Association, and will hold to the standards set forth. I know that membership is annual and will automatically continue unless written cancellation is given at least 60 days prior to renewal. Renewal is due one year from date of membership.

    General Membership Benefits

    > Inclusion in our vast business network
    > Access to community stakeholders
    > Weekly Soul City Newsletter
    > Business Referrals

    Professional Membership Benefits

    > All of General Benefits
    > Membership website listing
    > B.E.E.R. Spotlight
    > Business Consultations
    > Business listing at special events

    Corporate Membership Benefits

    > All of General & Professional Benefits
    > Access to AAABNA Membership List
    > Speak at Membership Meetings
    > Direct contact with Board Members

    General Membership $150

    Professional Membership $250

    Corporate Membership $500