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1000 Friends of Iowa is member supported and could not operate without the generosity of people like you! We want to continue fighting the good fight, as well as bring you The Land Use Bulletin, Action Alerts and Public Policy Updates. If you believe Iowa is a better place with our nonprofit work, please consider joining!

As a member, you can share what’s happening in your community, including issues facing the community and local grassroots successes, with the rest of the state through our publications, emails, social media networks and events.

Member benefits include:

  • Quarterly Newsletter: Land Use Bulletin full of news from across the state, member contributed news & articles, and information to help your local advocacy.
  • Email Communication: Public Policy Updates, news items, and opportunities for action.
  • Advice and Organizing Assistance: Guidance on how to participate in the planning process and influence land use decisions.

Membership Categories:

Revitalizing Friend – $5,000 or more
Sustaining Friend – $1,000-$4,999
Nurturing Friend – $500-$999
Supporting Friend – $250-$499
Founding Friend – $100-$249
Friend -$50-$99
Student/Senior – $20-$49

Business Membership Categories:

Non-profit – $100
For-profit – Basic Membership: $250 or Supporter Membership: $500

Your membership contribution will have a multiplying effect. Because of the generosity of two foundations supporting our work, your contribution will be augmented. The Iowa Foundation for Education, Environment and the Arts is matching $1 on every $2 contributed, and the Cole Belin Educational Foundation will do the same on gifts of $2,000 and above. Together, your gift of $2,000 or more will be doubled! Join today and help us take advantage of this opportunity!

Send an email to to request a 1000 Friends of Iowa brochure, membership form and reply envelope, or click here to join today!

1000 Friends of Iowa is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization and all donations are tax-deductible.

People United for Responsible Land Use