Individual memberships start at $25 per year and are fully tax-deductible as we are a nonpartisan 501(c)3 nonprofit chartered in Texas.
Group or property owner association memberships begin at $300 per year, and these memberships entitle the organization to a seat on the Friendship Alliance board of directors.
From our bylaws:
3.01. Membership qualification.
3.01.01. A person may become a member of the FA with the right to vote on issues as provided in these bylaws upon meeting the following requirements:
a. Submit written application to the Board in a form acceptable to the Board;
b. Reside in:
i) the area delineated in Article II [below];
ii) in the Edwards Aquifer Contributing or Recharge Zone; and/or;
iii) the Dripping Springs Extra-territorial Jurisdiction; and
c. Be approved by the Board; and
d. Shall maintain their membership in good standing.
ARTICLE 2. MISSION STATEMENT
2.01. We, the neighborhoods and neighbors of Northern Hays County (as well as residents along FM1826, FM150, RR12 & US290 and their connectors and feeder roads), in order to ensure our water quality, our continued safe and unfettered use of the aquifers, our beautiful environment, our children's access to public education, our open spaces, our desired highways, our rural character and our voice in the civic processes that determine these things have decided to unite in an Alliance.
Please print out our membership application and fill it out. We need a hard (paper) copy for our records until our office is capable of going 100% digital.
Donations can be mailed to us:
Friendship Alliance, Inc.
PO Box 1434
Dripping Springs, TX 78620-1434
Please make checks payable to "Friendship Alliance" and if you would like an IRS-compliant letter of acknowledgment (for all donations over $250), we will need your mailing address clearly noted on the check or envelope you send us. Thank you.
We are completely revamping our online donations page including how to accept PayPal etc. Thank you for your patience.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like more information on how to support our work. Our communication committee needs more volunteers. We also need volunteers for other tasks.