Become a NFFS Member

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As a trade association, our memberships are designed for businesses rather than individuals. When your company becomes a member of NFFS, all of your employees are entitled to membership benefits. NFFS membership is an effective way to help your foundry simplify its regulatory compliance activities, keep abreast of new technology and government regulations, reduce day-to-day operating expenses, improve plant profitability levels, and much more!

JOIN NOW! To apply for NFFS membership, choose the appropriate membership category below. 

Why Join?

From exclusive webinars and events, to networking opportunities, and advocacy on behalf of the foundry industry, there are many reasons to become a NFFS member. For a full list of membership benefits for your company type, select the appropriate link below:

Membership Benefits for Foundries

Membership Benefits for Industry Suppliers


Categories of Membership

Foundry – Introductory Member

NFFS foundry membership is open to any firm involved in the manufacture of ferrous or non-ferrous metal castings or ingot, or otherwise melts and casts ferrous or non-ferrous materials as part of their regular operations.

If you represent a foundry that is applying for NFFS membership for the first time, you qualify to join as an Introductory Member at a discounted rate of only $500 for your first year!

Join as Foundry – Introductory Member

Foundry – Annual Member

NFFS foundry membership is open to any firm involved in the manufacture of ferrous or non-ferrous metal castings or ingot, or otherwise melts and casts ferrous or non-ferrous materials as part of their regular operations. 

Membership dues for foundry members are based on employee count (measured in FTEs) across all company locations. Membership dues paid on an annual basis are as follows:

Employee Count (FTEs) Annual Dues
 1-10 employees  $ 900.00
 11-25 employees   $ 1,700.00
 26-50 employees  $ 2,500.00
 51-100 employees  $ 3,000.00
 101+ employees   $ 4,250.00
Join as Foundry – Annual Member

Foundry – Quarterly Member

NFFS foundry membership is open to any firm involved in the manufacture of ferrous or non-ferrous metal castings or ingot, or otherwise melts and casts ferrous or non-ferrous materials as part of their regular operations.

Membership dues for foundry members are based on employee count (measured in FTEs) across all company locations. Membership dues paid on a quarterly basis are as follows:

Employee Count Quarterly Payments
 1-10 employees  $ 250.00
 11-25 employees   $ 450.00
 26-50 employees  $ 650.00
 51-100 employees  $ 775.00
 101+ employees   $ 1,100.00
Join as Foundry – Quarterly Member

Supplier – Annual Member

Supplier (Associate) membership is designed for foundry suppliers and service providers, and is also open to casting buyers, brokers, or other organizations who are not eligible for regular foundry membership but who wish to become a part of the Society. NOTE: Associate members are not eligible to vote or for service on the board of directors.

Membership dues for annual Associate members are $1,350 per year.

Join as Supplier – Annual Member

Supplier – Quarterly Member

Supplier (Associate) membership is designed for foundry suppliers and service providers, and is also open to casting buyers, brokers, or other organizations who are not eligible for regular foundry membership but who wish to become a part of the Society. NOTE: Associate members are not eligible to vote or for service on the board of directors.

Membership dues for quarterly Associate members are $375 per quarter.

Join as Supplier – Quarterly Member