We are a membership organization and accept memberships from everyone. The advantage of Membership with The Arc of Aurora is that you add your voice to those here locally, statewide, and nationally who support (actively and more quietly) people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD).

To become a Member of The Arc of Aurora, you must complete a Membership application. Contact Erica at 720-213-1420 or at to request an application.

You may choose between two Membership types:

Become a Contributing Member

Pay a voluntary $30 annual fee OR volunteer 2 hours

Become a Member

No annual fee

Membership Benefits

Contributing Member


Keep The Arc of Aurora’s doors open by paying a voluntary $30 annual fee. X  
15% discount card usable multiple times throughout the year at ANY arc Thrift Store. X  
Discount registration, as available, for trainings hosted by our social enterprise, THINK+change. X  
Eligible to apply for annual scholarships available the first quarter of each year (must meet criteria). X  
Entered into quarterly raffles to win prizes such as gift cards, event tickets, and MORE. X  
Eligible to apply for the Member Help Fund; an assistance program we offer (must meet criteria). X X
Receive our quarterly newsletter, News You Can Use. X X
Eligible to be considered for Thanksgiving gift card and Holiday Gift Project support. X X
Invitations to Member-only events such as dances, small group trainings, and other social activities. X X
Opportunities meet other Members to create lifelong relationships, friendships, and support systems. X X
Strengthen the voice of those who advocate for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. X X