Benefits of membership

Membership is valuable!

When you join the National Council of Catholic Women, you are part of a national organization that speaks for your Catholic values and supports, empowers and educates all Catholic women in spirituality, leadership and service. 

NCCW Individual members also:

  • Are represented at the biannual meetings of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
  • Have access to NCCW Spirituality, Leadership and Service Commissions’ programs and resources
  • Are invited to serve on NCCW Commission teams and Committees
  • Share friendships with other Catholic women from all over the country
  • Are represented at the United Nations, The World Union of Catholic Women Organisations (WUCWO), Catholic Social Ministry Gathering, Religious Alliance Against Pornography
  • Share in Partnerships and Collaborations with Catholic Relief Services, Cross Catholic Outreach, Center for Missing and Exploited Children, Catholic Climate Covenant  
  • Can participate in Monthly Members' Calls             
  • Access to NCCW website members’ only site 
  • Receive the quarterly ​Catholic Woman ​magazine and monthly ​Connect​ e-newsletter

Affiliate Membership

Our Affiliate members are a vital part of fulfilling our mission - to educate, empower, and support Catholic Women in spirituality, leadership, and service. This is a special time in our history as we celebrate 96 years of service to God and the Church. The United States Bishops created us in 1920 with the purpose of responding with Gospel values to the needs of the Church and society in the modern world.

Benefits Include:

  • Annual subscriptions to Catholic Woman magazine
  • Subscription to NCCW Connect, the NCCW’s monthly e-newsletter
  • Monthly membership calls on current topics, such as new programs to serve the poor and vulnerable, or how to attract new members to Council
  • Representation at the biannual meetings of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
  • Access to NCCW Spirituality, Leadership and Service programs and resources
  • Representation at the United Nations, The World Union of Catholic Women’s Organisations (WUCWO), The Catholic Social Ministry Gathering, Religious Alliance Against Pornography, etc.
  • Sharing in Partnerships and Collaborations with Catholic Relief Services, Cross Catholic Outreach, Center for Missing and Exploited Children, Catholic Climate Covenant

If your group would like to join as an affiliate member, please see this list to find your Province Director for more information, or contact our office at 1-800-506-9407.​

 
Individual Membership

Benefits Include:

  • Annual subscription to the quarterly Catholic Woman magazine 
  • Annual subscription to the monthly NCCW Connect e-newsletter 
  • Eligibility to vote in NCCW elections and at the Annual Business meeting

 
Supporting Membership

  • Additional benefits for Supporting Members: 
    • Supporting Member pin that demonstrates your commitment to NCCW 
    • Special Supporting Member ribbon at Annual Convention

Need to print a paper form to mail in for membership?
We have you covered!

Birthday Club Form
(Microsoft Word Document)
Legacy Circle form
(Adobe PDF File)
Affiliate Membership Form
(Adobe PDF File)