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BECOME A TSDI MEMBER



TSDI Member Mentors are US-based professionals, social entrepreneurs, civil society organizations, government officials and policy makers, healthcare providers, educators, political and business leaders who apply or are invited to join our diverse and influential network.
Through this fee-based program, TSDI builds a pool of mentors and funding for our international partners. We connect these professional, business and nonprofit leaders with a two-person team made up of a US-based TSDI Peer and an SI4DEV Partner in Nigeria. Members will work with their peer-partner teams, TSDI staff and other volunteers to develop or expand new and existing projects. Member mentors will benefit from online training modules, including in-person workshops and seminars.

Membership levels and dues:
a.                   Waddi - $10,000/year
b.                   Idanre - $5,000/year.
c.                   Obudu $2000/year.
d.                   Olumo - $1000/year.
e.                   Zuma - $750/year.
f.                    Aso - $500/year.
g.                   Shere - $200/year
h.                   Gongola - $100/year
i.                     Plateau - $50/year

Members pay membership fees and will attend annual general meetings and vote/contest to become TSDI executive officers. Members will mentor our volunteers (TSDI Peers and SI4DEV Partners) with a minimum of two hours each month.

All Members will receive branded referrals and introduction letters and a member price for events, including annual conferences, summits, retreats, etc. They will also be able to submit articles for our blog (subject to editorial guidelines) and advertise jobs, volunteer and board opportunities, events and announcements on the TSDI website and social media.
Members who qualify as mentors and currently mentoring peers-partner teams will receive tools and resources such as capacity building workshops, peer-to-peer knowledge sharing, resources on best practices, strategy planning, etc.
Extra benefits for top levels include the following:
Benefits
Aso
Zuma
Olumo
Obudu
Idanre
Waddi
Newsletter and social media spotlights
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Feature in publicity campaigns
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Contest for a TSDI Executive officer position
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Event co-hosting and promoting opportunities

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Free tickets for conference and exhibit space

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Speaker opportunities at conferences, summits

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Name prominence on publicity materials


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VIP event invitations


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Individual program hosted by your organization



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Read the FAQs 

To join us, apply here.





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