Frequently Asked Questions

Who can join Young Professionals?

Anyone between the ages of 21-40 who lives or works in the Columbus, GA Region (includes surrounding areas).

When are membership fees due?

Membership fees are based on a calendar year and are due when joining.


How much does it cost to join?

Annual dues are $100.

I'm not sure if I am a current member. How do I check my status?

Annual dues expire December 31 of each calendar year. If you are unsure about your status, contact us at
(706) 327-1566 or


I am 40 years old this year. Can I still join/renew?

Yes, membership is valid through your 40th year.

As a member, am I required to attend a certain amount of activities?

No, as a member you are encouraged to attend whatever piques your interest. Enjoy as few or as many of the activities you would like. There is not time commitment or expectation set.


I just joined. Why haven't I received an email?

There could be an error with the email in our records. Please contact us to resolve any issues with lapses in communication. If you have a generic email address (i.e. you will need to subscribe to the mailing list manually. Contact:

What do my dues cover?

The annual fee covers the cost to provide networking opportunities and membership benefits such as free meetings, workshops, leadership assessments, etc.