You are invited to
Join the African Violet Society of America
Why Buy a Membership?
Members Receive Benefits
- The African Violet Magazine with reliable, up-to-date information on the culture of African violets; six color issues per year
- Discounted prices on all products sold in the AVSA Store
- Opportunity to participate in the annual National Convention and Show
- Access to Members Only section of the AVSA website
- Opportunity to seek older hybrids on the Violet Preservation page of AVSA website
Members Support AVSA Programs
Programs and Services provided by AVSA
- International Registration for the genus Saintpaulia (African violets)
- AVSA Standard Show system
- Training of AVSA judges
- AVSA Library
- Development of new programs and software for African violet hobbyists
- Support of affiliated AVSA chapters throughout the world
- Purposes of AVSA
- To provide a convenient association for people interested in African violets;
- To stimulate interest in the propagation and culture of African violets;
- To promote distribution of all varieties and species among members and others interested in growing them;
- To publish reliable, practical information about plants and the organization.
What Does Membership Cost?
Digital Membership is available to Individual Members anywhere in the world who prefer to receive only a digital version of the African Violet Magazine.
The Digital version of the magazine is posted in the Member (Only) Content area of the website, bimonthly, on the first day of the month of issue (January, March, May, July, September, and November).
Digital Membership is priced at $28 per year.
All Other Membership Types
Individual Members who elect to receive a print copy of the African Violet Magazine, mailed bimonthly, also receive access to the digital version in the Members (Only) Content area on this website.
Pricing varies according to where the member lives, based on mailing costs.
Individual Membership USA: $35 (receive both print copy and digital access)
- Associate (Must reside with an AVSA member, and no additional print copy is included): $17.50
- (This membership is intended for family members who each wish to participate in AVSA Standard Shows or have a vote at the AVSA Annual Meeting.)
- International Individual, Canada: $40 (receive both print copy and digital access)
- International Individual, other than Canada: $60 (receive both print copy and digital access)
Commercial membership (global): $50 (receive print copy only)
Affiliate Chapter (all levels) USA: $35 (receive print copy only)
- Affiliate Chapter (all levels) Canada: $40
- Affiliate Chapter (all levels) International other than Canada: $45
Library Copy: $35 (receive print copy only)
Life Member USA: $1000 (receive both print copy and digital access)
Life Member International: $1500 (receive both print copy and digital access)
I prefer a print copy of the African Violet Magazine mailed to my address. I understand that I will also have access to a digital copy of the magazine in the Member Content Area of this website on the first day of issue (January, March, May, July, September, and November).
I prefer a digital copy of the African Violet Magazine accessed in the Member Content Area of this website on the first day of issue (January, March, May, July, September, and November).