Membership with CTAN

Become a CTAN Member!

Learning happens anywhere, anytime. That’s why we hope you will make the smart choice to rejoin the Central Texas Afterschool Network (CTAN) today!

By becoming a member of the Central Texas Afterschool Network (CTAN), you are joining a valuable network of Out-of-School Time providers, advocates, and champions that work everyday to improve the lives of Central Texas children and youth. Members benefit from a range of professional development opportunities, leadership roles within the community, discounts to conferences, and select Texas Afterschool Association (TAA) benefits.

Importantly, becoming a member of CTAN means that you are part of a professional network of Out-of-School Time providers that are dedicated to expanding Out-of-School Time opportunities for children, youth, and families that are diverse, accessible, balanced, and of the highest quality.

Membership Levels and Benefits

 Regular Membership ($30 annually)

Regular Membership provides each individual access to all CTAN programming and events. Complete benefits include:

  1. Monthly CTAN Professional Development trainings and workshops
  2. Bi-Monthly General Membership Meetings with opportunities to share your organization’s events with the OST community
  3. Bi-Monthly Networking Events with opportunities to connect with professionals in the Central Texas Out-of-School Time community.
  4. Post job positions for free on our Job Board
  5. Opportunity to serve on CTAN Steering Committee, which directly influences policy decisions, both locally and statewide
  6. Access to CTAN’s Newsletter and special alerts to special events, trainings, networking and funding opportunities
  7. Link from CTAN’s website to your organization’s website
  8. Participation in Breakfast of Champions, an annual awards event focused on recognizing staff, policy makers, board members, and community members
  9. Discounted registration to our annual conference and day-long training events
  10. Networking with other afterschool professionals and an already established community of Out-of-School Time providers dedicated to high quality youth programming
  11. Personal invitation and easy registration to join the National Afterschool Association (NAA) as an Ambassador Member

Comprehensive Membership ($60 annually)

Comprehensive Membership provides each individual access to all CTAN benefits associated with a Regular Membership PLUS a Companion Membership to the Texas Afterschool Association! Exclusive benefits for CTAN Comprehensive Members include:

  1. Monthly CTAN Professional Development trainings and workshops
  2. Bi-Monthly General Membership Meetings with opportunities to share your organization’s events with the OST community
  3. Opportunity to serve on CTAN Steering Committee, which directly influences policy decisions, both locally and statewide
  4. Access to CTAN’s Newsletter and special alerts to special events, trainings, networking and funding opportunities
  5. Link from CTAN’s website to your organization’s website
  6. Participation in Breakfast of Champions, an annual awards event focused on recognizing staff, policy makers, board members, and community members
  7. Discounted registration to our annual conference and day-long training events
  8. Networking with other afterschool professionals and an already established community of Out-of-School Time providers dedicated to high quality youth programming
  9. Personal invitation and easy registration to join the National Afterschool Association (NAA) as an Ambassador Member
  10. Quarterly TAA newsletter
  11. Discount to OSTICON
  12. Discount to Regional TAA trainings