Become a Member

Any person who supports the mission and values of the Mandala Foundation is eligible to apply for membership.

Membership is vital to the Mandala Foundation. Members make an important contribution to the organisation’s governance, vision and purpose. Members also help amplify our voice and raise awareness of psychosocial issues in the aid sector. Other donations and support also serve to strengthen our sustainability.

There are two membership options: Associate Membership and Full Membership.

Associate Membership

Recommended option for aid sector managers, staff & volunteers

Associate Membership is $75.00 (GST exempt) per year ($50.00 for full-time students) and includes the following benefits to June 30th each year:

  • Free attendance at any psychosocial advocacy events
  • 50% discount on resources (Risk Tool, Booklets, Guidelines) – limit of 1 copy per resource per member
  • 20% discount on personal registration fees for any standard Mandala Foundation workshop events

Full Membership

Full membership is $100.00 AUD (GST exempt) per year and includes the following benefits to June 30th each year:

  • Free attendance at any Psychosocial Advocacy Group (PsyAG) events
  • 50% discount on psychosocial resources (including the Psychosocial Risk Management Tool, booklets on managing stress and trauma, and our Guidelines for managing psychosocial risk in the aid sector)
  • 20% discount on personal registration fees for any standard Mandala Foundation workshop events
  • Notice of any general meetings and proposed special resolutions
  • Attendance at the Mandala Foundation AGM and other general meetings
  • Options to submit items of business for consideration, vote, and access minutes for general meetings

Full membership is by application only. All membership is governed by the Rules of the Association for Mandala Foundation Inc.

The Mandala Foundation is structured as a not-for-profit organisation with Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) status.