California Family Resource Association

Become A Member

Join CFRA today! Together, members of the family strengthening field can be a powerful and unifying voice for California's children, families, and communities.


  • Stay Informed. Receive news and calls to action on industry specific legislation, regulations, reports, webinars, and workshops, all in one convenient location.
  • Make a Difference. Help shape our statewide policy agenda to mobilize the field around your community's top priorities.
  • Become a better advocate. Receive trainings, tools, templates, and one-on-one guidance on how to communicate most effectively with state and local policymakers. Learn when, where, and how to impact the issues that are important to your organization.
  • Access Resources. Obtain access to funding opportunities and capacity-building services including special events, webinars, and a monthly Policy Committee.
  • Increase Capacity. Building your organization’s advocacy capacity will help you protect your vital funding sources, organize your base of support, and model the value of advocacy for your clients.
  • Get Connected. Network and learn from your colleagues in other family serving organizations from across the state, both in-person and through our online members-only forum.
  • Let your voice be heard. Be represented by CFRA staff at dozens of policy and fiscal committee hearings, conferences, coalitions, and advocacy meetings with key stakeholders.


  • Nonprofits (Family Resource Centers, Family Strengthening Organizations, and other nonprofits that serve families and communities):
      • Budgets less than $1 million: $75
      • $1 million - $2 million: $250
      • $2 million+: $500
  • Government/Institutions (county agencies, First 5, schools): $125
  • Networks (of 4 or more organizations) receive a discounted rate of $250
Individuals without organizations
  • Retirees, consultants: $25


Complete and submit our Membership Form (.pdf).

Please note that our memberships are based on the calendar year, so all memberships expires December 31 regardless of what time of year you join.

Questions? please contact Rachael Harrington at or (916) 244-1946.


How to Get the Most Out of Your CFRA Membership

CFRA's Member Forum

Resources Section of our website