Local Supporter Membership

Not eligible for membership as you’re no longer locally owned or are franchise?  Consider becoming a supporter – your contribution includes many benefits and allows us to continue to offer affordable rates for small and micro businesses.  We literally couldn’t do this without you! 

Membership Levels

Monthly

Annual

Affiliate

$2,000/yr

Supporter

$5,000/yr

If 51% of the owners of your business reside in Austin or the surrounding areas (Round Rock, Pflugerville, Lakeway, etc.), you can join as a Local Business member instead of as a local supporter.

Yearly memberships renew annually on October 1st. Monthly memberships renew on the 1st of every month and have a 12-month commitment before they can be cancelled. If you join on a different day in the membership period, your first payment will be prorated.

Member Testimonials

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Website Benefits

Affiliate

Annual $2,000 | Monthly $170

Supporter

Annual $5,000 | Monthly $420
Number of directory listings included 1 5
Logo on Directory Listing included included
Social media links on directory listing included included
Photo slider and video on directory listing included included
Collect email addresses on directory listing included included
Logo on Partners page - included

E-Comm Promotion

Affiliate

Annual $2,000 | Monthly $170

Supporter

Annual $5,000 | Monthly $420
Announcement in member newsletter included included
Announcement on ALBA social media and blog included included
Member-submitted newsletter articles 1 6
Logo in member newsletter - 12 Months
Logo in public newslettter - 12 Months
Logo on all event invites - included

Print

Affiliate

Annual $2,000 | Monthly $170

Supporter

Annual $5,000 | Monthly $420
Indie Austin listing promoting business at local tourist spots
Logo included in listing in Indie Austin
Included on sponsors signage at events

Co-op & Networking

Affiliate

Annual $2,000 | Monthly $170

Supporter

Annual $5,000 | Monthly $420
Marketplace Sales included included
Opportunity to participate in press requests included included
Access to ALBA branding included included
Governmental policy updates and CTAs included included
Referrals to the public included included
Peer connections and mentoring included included

Events

Affiliate

Annual $2,000 | Monthly $170

Supporter

Annual $5,000 | Monthly $420
Access to members-only networking events included included
Free business classes included included
Committee Opportunities included included
May organize events/educational series - included

Why Join ALBA

Austin Local Business Alliance is a nonprofit, membership-supported organization representing more than 1,000 locally owned businesses in Austin. You’ll find your peers, colleagues, and fellow business owners here—all waiting to connect with you.

Through advocacy, marketing, connecting, and education, ALBA promotes a thriving local business community. In addition to networking and education opportunities, we promote our members online, in print, through broadcast, on social media, and in email newsletters to the public. With each new member, our voice grows stronger and the marketing reach for your business expands.

Conans Pizza
Member - Conans Pizza

ALBA members value the benefits from membership

61%

Have directly benefitted from the community of members.

70%

Made valuable connections at an AIBA event.

75%

Have utilized other member businesses as customers.

97%

Feel that AIBA’s advocacy for local business is important and 54% report that our advocacy has helped their business.