Associate Member BenefitsAs an associate member, you will enjoy these benefits:
News and Information Publications
- Rescue: Bimonthly industry-wide magazine covering all aspects of programming and operations
- Street Smart: Biweekly news from inside and outside of AGRM, statistics, innovative ideas, and employment opportunities
Educational and Training Programs
- Annual Convention*: Inspiring event-of-the-year with scores of seminars and an exhibit hall, geared for everyone in rescue mission ministry
- District Gatherings*: Multiple educational and fellowship events held on the local level across nine regional territories
- CDs and DVDs*: Through Piper Media, a host of outstanding seminars and general sessions from AGRM conventions
- Directory of Missions: An up-to-date listing of member missions, including contact information, CEO names, locator maps, and much more
- Business Member Directory: Quick connection to ministry partners in the business world who offer relevant products and services
- William L. Wooley Online Library: Historic AGRM documents and photos, plus essential reading for those in the rescue ministry culture
- Industry Links: Connections to dozens of companies, service agencies, and other ministries that understand and can assist members
- Career Opportunities: Public webpage to view open positions across the association
- Corner Store*: E-commerce connection to books, special reports, apparel, program registration, and discounted products
- To learn more about AGRM's website and available resources view/download our Website How-To Guide.
Documents and Data
- White Papers: Regularly released positional and how-to documents presenting a Christian response to social concerns
- Surveys: Annual industry snapshot of member ministry, plus tabulated info about salaries, trends, services, felt needs, and more
- Retirement: 403(b) retirement plan for members through Envoy Financial that features no-load mutual funds and declining charges based on group volume
- ECFA: Direct connection from AGRM members-only website to AGRM-specific library and resources on ECFA’s website
* There is an additional cost beyond membership, but at a significant member discount, for this service.
Click here to apply, download the associate membership brochure, or email us.