- Memberships to specific facilities and services (health & fitness, after-school, arts programs, etc.)
Memberships in various units or by member type (state- or county-level, by type or kind, etc.)
Info title Enabling CiviCRM Modules
If you don't see the Administrative options for CiviMember in the control panel, you will need to enable the component. Go to Administer CiviCRM >> Global Settings >> Enable Components to do this. See Enable Components.
Note title Configure Contribution Type(s) for Membership Fees
If you plan on collecting fees online for memberships, you may need to create special contribution type(s) to differentiate membership payments from other types of contributions. If so, see Contribution Types You must add contribution type(s) prior to setting up your membership types.
Note title Free Memberships
Even if a membership type is free for contacts to sign up to, you will still need to create a Contribution Page for it. Go to "Manage Contribution Pages>>Configure Contribution Page"
and deselect "Execute real-time monetary transactions" and
"Contribution Amounts section enabled".
Default Membership Types
Household member is
Household member is
To create a NEW membership type, choose >>New Membership Type.
Keeping Membership Status updated and using the Renewal Reminder Day function requires that on your server you setup a "cron job" to run a script which will update membership statuses and send out reminders.
Renewal Reminder Day - enter the number of days prior to membership expiration that you want the reminder to be sent.
Select Disable to temporarily disable an Existing membership type. You will see the warning:
"Are you sure you want to disable this membership type? "
Click OK to continue or Cancelto cancel disabling the membership type.
To re-enable the membership type, simply click on Enable.
Select Delete to delete the membership type. You will be given this warning:
WARNING: Deleting this option will result in the loss of all membership records of this type. This may mean the loss of a substantial amount of data, and the action cannot be undone. Do you want to continue?
Click Delete to continue or Cancelto cancel the deletion.