Vendor Membership Application Process

Vendor Members include businesses and corporations operating in Pennsylvania that are supportive of the work of PCCYFS and its Members. Vendor Members are for profit entities that are not involved in the direct provision, development, or management of children, youth and family services. Vendor Members may attend meetings, serve on workgroups, act in advisory capacities and promote the priorities of PCCYFS. A single point of contact must be designated within the Vendor Member to act as recipient for materials and information generated by PCCYFS.
Vendor Members are entitled to the following benefits
  • Free and guaranteed exhibit table (a $600.00 value) at the PCCYFS Annual Spring Conference for one exhibitor with a full year paid membership.
  • Networking and marketing opportunities at various forums with PCCYFS Members from over 120 agencies across Pennsylvania.
  • Inclusion of your business information on the new (still under construction) PCCYFS website.
  • Opportunity to share updates by targeted communications to PCCYFS Members, sent on your behalf, in addition to sharing company updates in our weekly e-newsletter, the Monday Morning Update
  • Opportunities to attend designated PCCYFS sponsored events at member rates.
  • Opportunities to attend specially convened meetings, workgroups, and events to which all PCCYFS Members are invited.
  • Advertising and sponsorship opportunities at PCCYFS annual conferences (fees apply).
  • Act in advisory capacities and promote the priorities of PCCYFS.
  • Opportunities to influence public policy through coordinated efforts at both the legislative and regulatory levels.
Vendor members may not serve on the Board of Directors and do not have voting privileges. The Board of Directors may establish any additional criteria for membership and may deny such approval for any reason they deem sufficient, even though the applicant may meet the stated criteria for membership. Membership benefits are for dues paying members only. PCCYFS originated materials and publications are copyright protected and may not be disseminated without prior PCCYFS approval.
Application for Membership: The membership year begins on July 1 and runs through June 30. Each Vendor Member is asked to complete an application for membership that may be faxed to 717-651-1729, mailed to PCCYFS, or e-mailed to Vendor Members may join at any time during the year; dues will be prorated accordingly.
Method of Payment: An invoice will be sent upon receipt of the application for membership in accordance with the payment schedule selected. Payment may also accompany the application.
Membership dues: $1,000.00 - prorated as applicable.
Vendor Members are expected to protect the value of membership by not disseminating information generated by PCCYFS outside their company
Questions: Membership questions may be directed to PCCYFS at: 717-651-1725 or 570-689-7747.