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IPRA Membership

IPRA Membership

Membership in IPRA is open to members in good standing with the Public Relations Society of America--National Capital Chapter who are sole PR practitioners or own/operate a firm having three or less employees.

Through IPRA, our members expand their business development opportunities, increase their marketability and competitiveness, participate in buying co-ops, and share ideas and information with colleagues.

IPRA member benefits include opportunities to:

  • Post a profile on our website allowing clients to find (and hire) you
  • Obtain discounts to IPRA monthly professional development lunches and other event
  • Connect with colleagues through IPRA’s listserv to exchange information and seek/give advice
  • Join IPRA’s buying co-op to purchase services that position you more competitively
  • Form alliances with other IPRA members to create project teaming groups
  • Access to biannual IPRA survey results providing confidential industry information (fees, years in PR, etc.)
  • Obtain discounts from IPRA Partners
  • Access to contract templates (photo release, client and subcontractor, confidentiality, and “work for hire” agreements)
  • Educate the public about IPRA and the benefits of the independent model through media relations, event sponsorship, and direct mail outreach
  • Obtain vendor references and recommendations
  • Meet potential clients at IPRA events