Ananda Portland Membership Levels

Friend of Ananda Portland

A Friend of Ananda Portland is glad that Ananda Portland exists and appreciates the service it provides to the world. A Friend participates, donates and serves as he is able and inspired. Friends are welcome to become members of Ananda Portland at any time.

 

Exploring Member of Ananda Portland

An Exploring Member participates and serves as able and inspired and pledges financial support of $50 per person per month. Exploring Members receive a 10% member discount on most Ananda Portland events and classes.

 

Contributing Member of Ananda Portland

A Contributing Member participates in Ananda events regularly, serves a minimum of 3 hours a month in some capacity and pledges financial support of $100 per person, per month. Contributing Members receive a 25% discount on most Ananda Portland events and classes.* Classes designated as “core” to the development of a personal spiritual practice or sadhana are free to Contributing Members.**

   Seva Member

For those unable to pledge financial support at the Contributing level of membership, but who are sincerely committed to Ananda Portland as their primary source of inspiration and would like to offer a commitment of energy and time in support of Ananda, an exchange of seva (service) for the Contributing level of membership can be arranged by contacting the spiritual directors.

 

Supporting Member of Ananda Portland

A Supporting Member participates in Ananda events regularly, serves a minimum of 3 hours a month in some capacity and pledges financial support of $200 per person, per month. Supporting Members are able to attend most Ananda Portland events and classes on a donation basis.* Classes designated as “core” to the development of a personal spiritual practice or sadhana are free to Supporting members.**

 

Sustaining Member of Ananda Portland

A Sustaining Member participates in Ananda events regularly, serves a minimum of 3 hours a month in some capacity and pledges financial support of $350 per person, per month. Sustaining Members are able to attend most Ananda Portland events and classes free. *

 

Rajarshi Member of Ananda Portland

A Rajarshi member participates in Ananda events regularly, serves a minimum of 3 hours a month in some capacity and pledges financial support of $1000 or more per person, per month. Rajarshi Members are able to attend all Ananda events and classes free (without exception).

 

* Excludes AYTT, MTT, EFLTT, Offsite Retreats, Fundraisers, Material costs for courses.

** Core classes include Meditation I, Meditation II, Yoga Postures, repeats of Art and Science of Raja Yoga I