Membership

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Every county, city, and town in Virginia is eligible to become a member of the Institute. Any town under 1,000 population becomes a member automatically when its parent county joins.

Dues

Membership dues are based on the locality's population. They range from $250 to $20,000. This formula was recommended by a task force of public officials to be equitable, affordable, and voluntary. For information on joining, contact Jennifer Nelson, 804.371.0202. You can use the contact form below to send a message directly to Jennifer.

Benefits

Institute members enjoy unlimited access to EBIS, the Institute's email broadcast information service. Click here for a description of this popular service.

Discounts

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Virginia Institute of Government, FY20 Members (176)

as of December 2, 2019

Cities (20)

Buena Vista

Charlottesville

Chesapeake

Covington

Danville

Emporia

Fairfax

Falls Church

Franklin

Galax

Harrisonburg

Hopewell

Lexington

Manassas

Martinsville

Portsmouth

Radford

Staunton

Waynesboro

Williamsburg

Winchester

 

Counties (56)

Accomack

Albemarle

Augusta

Bath

Bedford

Bland

Botetourt

Buckingham

Caroline

Charles City

Chesterfield

Clarke

Culpeper

Dickenson

Dinwiddie

Essex

Fauquier

Fluvanna

Franklin

Frederick

Gloucester

Goochland

Greene

Greensville

Hanover

Henrico

Henry

Highland

James City

King and Queen

King George

Loudoun

Madison

Mathews

Mecklenburg

Montgomery

Nelson

New Kent

Northampton

Nottoway

Orange

Prince Edward

Prince George

Pulaski

Rappahannock

Richmond

Rockbridge

Rockingham

Shenandoah

Southampton

Stafford

Surry

Warren

Westmoreland

Wise

York

 

 

Towns (100)

Accomac

Amherst

Ashland

Belle Haven

Berryville

Blacksburg

Bloxom

Boones Mill

Bowling Green

Boyce

Boydton

Boykins

Branchville

Broadway

Broadnax

Brookneal

Burkeville

Capron

Cheriton

Chilhowie

Christiansburg

Claremont

Clarksville

Clinchco

Clintwood

Colonial Beach

Columbia

Craigsville

Crewe

Culpeper

Dayton

Dendron

Dillwyn

Eastville

Edinburg

Farmville

Fincastle

Goshen

Hallwood

Hamilton

Haymarket

Haysi

Herndon

Hillsboro

Hillsville

Ivor

Jarratt

Keller

Kilmarnock

Lacrosse

Lawrenceville

Lebanon

Leesburg

Louisa

Lovettsville

Marion

McKenney

Melfa

Middleburg

Monterey

Montross

Mount Crawford

Nassawadox

New Market

Newsoms

Onley

Orange

Painter

Parksley

Pearisburg

The Plains

Port Royal

Pound

Pulaski

Purcellville

Remington

Richlands

Ridgeway

Rocky Mount

Round Hill

Saxis

Scottsville

Smithfield

South Boston

South Hill

Stanardsville

Surry

Tangier

Toms Brook

Troutville

Vienna

Vinton

Wachapreague

Warsaw

Washington

West Point

Windsor

Woodstock

Wytheville