United African Organization

Become a Member!

Thank you for your interest in joining the United African Organization (UAO)!

UAO Membership is open to all who understand how important it is to organize, advocate and empower the African community, as well as build a strong constituency for Africa in the U.S.

As a valued member, you join others in our Membership Council who share your commitment to social and economic justice, civic participation, and empowerment of African immigrants and refugees in Illinois.

Membership Benefits and Expectations

  • Serve on Membership Council with voting rights to set annual organization priorities
  • Serve on Membership Council Committees and participate in joint campaigns to address issues of the African immigrant and refugee community
  • Enjoy networking opportunities
  • Send a representative to Membership Meetings (i.e. Council Meetings)
  • Support the values and mission of the organization.

Become a Member today!

Below is table showing membership categories with applicable dues:


Annual Dues

Student (ONLY with a valid student ID) $35.00
Individual $75.00
National African Association $250.00
Non-profit Agency Annual Budget
< $1Million
$1 Million – $2.5 Million
$2.5 Million – $5 Million
> $5 Million
Congregation Size (in members)
SMALL: Membership < 250 persons
MEDIUM: Membership from 250-500
LARGE: Membership > 500
Business Size (in terms of assets)
< $1Million
$1 Million – $2.5 Million
$2.5 Million – $5 Million
> $5 Million
Public School $250.00
Chamber Of Commerce $500.00

Click here to electronically complete and submit your UAO Membership Form.

Membership dues payment can be made online here. Alternatively, mail your check or money order payable to:

United African Organization
4910 S. King Drive, 1st Floor
Chicago, IL 60615
Email info@uniteafricans.org or call 312-949-9980, for any further information.