SCW is a nonprofit organization. We do not require donations for writers to participate in SCW meetings and events. Donations are used to pay speakers, maintain the website, and give grants and other benefits to authors. Those who support SCW with a donation of $50 or more are eligible for the benefits listed below. SCW accepts members nationwide. Meetings can be attended in the Gospel Bookstore or by ZOOM. Zoom access is in the monthly newsletter. To become a member pick up a membership application from Teena Myers at any meeting or request one by email firstname.lastname@example.org
MEMBERS who subsidise SCW with donations SHALL BE ELIGIBLE FOR THE FOLLOWING PRIVILEGES AND BENEFITS:
Eligible to contribute articles to the website blog after approval by SCW Chairman.
Eligible to hold temporary positions as Members-At-Large on the Board of Directors.
Eligible to promote and sell his/her work without charge at tables reserved by SCW at events, conferences, and festivals.
Eligible to have his/her writing critiqued privately by the Chair of Southern Christian Writers.
Eligible for grants to attend writing events, conferences, and festivals.
Eligible for 10% discount at the Gospel Bookstore, Westside Shopping Center, 91 Westbank Expressway, Gretna. Must present a valid membership card to receive the discount.
Eligible for one free ISBN number per year when numbers are available. Those who use the ISBN number will be registered as published by SCW Publishing, which is an imprint of Southern Christian Writers.
Eligible for other rights, privileges, and benefits that may be provided from time to time by the consensus of the Board of Directors.