Until January 1st 2023, ALL members of SoCalRW will be considered new members and should fill out the membership form on the membership page.
You can renew your SoCalRW membership online, beginning January 1st, 2023.
The SoCalRW Perseverance Fund was established to help fellow members in need of short-term financial support. If you are considering not renewing due to financial hardship, please apply to have your SoCalRW membership renewed at least least 25 days before funds are needed, but not more than 120 days in advance. We value each and every member of our Southern California Romance Writers community.
Costs of SoCalRW Membership:
|Membership Renewal Rates for 2023|
|Renewals: January 1, 2023 through January 31, 2023||$40.00 USD|
|Renewals: February 1, 2023 through August 31, 2023||$50.00 USD|
|Pro-Rated Membership: September 1 through December 31, 2023||$30.00 USD (good through 12/31/2023)|
*According to IRS requirements, SoCalRW dues are not deductible as a charitable expense, but may be deducted as a business expense.
RWA – San Diego was incorporated in the State of California in May, 1987, with a name change to Southern California Romance Writers in December 2021, as a nonprofit mutual benefit corporation organized under California Nonprofit Mutual Benefit Corporation Law. It is governed by Section 501 (c) 6 of the federal Internal Revenue Code. According to IRS regulations, membership dues and donations are not deductible as a charitable expense. Depending on your situation, you might be able to claim them as a business expense. Consult a tax professional for advice.