Thrive brings together nonprofit, government, business and community leaders with a shared commitment to strengthening the nonprofit sector, thereby improving the quality of life in our community.  We support and promote a nonprofit sector that is a major contributor to the economic and social health of San Mateo County. Learn more about member benefits below. 


Membership year 2018-2019 runs from July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2019

Business i
($200/YR OR $20/MO)

Businesses with 1 - 2 employees.


Business ii
($300/YR OR $30/MO)

Businesses with 3 - 5 employees.


business iii
($400/YR OR $40/MO)

Businesses with 6 - 20 employees.


($500/YR OR $50/MO)

Business with 21 - 30 employees.


($700/YR OR $70/MO)

Businesses with 31 - 50 employees.


($900/YR OR $90/MO)

Businesses with >51 employees.


Make a greater impact! Join as a Leadership Member

($1000/YR OR $100/MO)

This Leadership level offers greater financial support to Thrive's work on behalf of San Mateo County nonprofits.


($5000/YR OR $500/MO)

This Leadership level offers greater financial support to Thrive's work on behalf of San Mateo County nonprofits


($2500/YR OR $250/MO)

This Leadership level offers greater financial support to Thrive's work on behalf of San Mateo County nonprofits




Support Your Local Community - #EmpowerToThrive

Looking for ways to support your local community? Need help spreading the word about your incredible corporate volunteer initiative, so more people can benefit from it? Let us be the bridge between your organization and the local community.

Partner with us on #EmpowerToThrive projects that can help improve the quality of life now and for future generations. These projects also can be a great way to get your employees involved in supporting local communities.


Promote Important Opportunities & Events

Share important business updates and event announcements with our exclusive Thrive community network. The entire Thrive community benefits from your contribution of information about local events, workshops, opportunities, and reports.

Learn more how to submit an announcement.


Advertise Job Openings & Volunteer Opportunities

Looking for great new staff members with a corporate and/or nonprofit background? Send us your job posting and we will list your job opportunity on our Thrive Job Board for 30 days. Also, we will include it in our weekly job opportunities newsletter.

Learn how to submit a new job opportunity.  


Help Your Employees Give Back To Where They Live And Work

Become an official OnBoard partner* - help your employees find a cause they are passionate about. Serving on a nonprofit board can be personally and professionally rewarding for many volunteers, helping them advance their careers and get networked, while they give back to the communities where they live and work.

Thrive OnBoard is an annual networking event that matches local nonprofits with potential board members and volunteers. As an official partner, your organization will be provided with detailed written materials to communicate this opportunity to your employees as well as rewarded with OnBoard partner benefits and recognition.

*OnBoard partnership and sponsorship opportunities for members will be announced in January 2019.


Connect With Community Leaders & Attend Thrive Events

Explore important issues facing local communities and nonprofit organizations, discuss possible solutions with expert panels, and network with inspiring leaders. Explore creative ways on how businesses can make a huge difference. 

Open Thrive Event Calendar.

Thrive’s professional development services helped us increase online giving by 70% in our first year.
— Bill Jones, Executive Director, Good Org

Meet Out Thrive Business Members


Membership is open to nonprofit organizations with 501(c)3 tax-exempt status, future nonprofits that are in the process of obtaining 501(c)3 status, businesses, government agencies, and individuals. Most member benefits extend to the entire membership though businesses, government agencies and individuals may not be eligible for discounts and resources developed specifically for nonprofit organizations. See fellow Thrive members! For further questions about membership and benefits, email

A sense of community is just one of many benefits Thrive provides to its members.  Thrive members also enjoy a higher profile and the ability to widely share the good work of their organization and individual engagement benefiting San Mateo County and the region.  


Can I pay my membership by check?

Yes, you can. Please contact or call 650-654-7993 to process.

How do I manage, edit, or cancel my membership?

Your membership payments will be processed by CommitChange. Monthly memberships can be cancelled or reactivated at any time and annual subscriptions are one-time payments. You can make changes to your subscription at any time through CommitChange or by calling our office.

Can I join anytime?

Yes! Thrive memberships are easily processed through our quick online payments system.

How long does my membership last for?

Thrive fiscal year starts from July to June of the following year. If you pay during the fiscal year, fees will not be prorated. You may also join as a month to month member as membership is not adjusted during the fiscal year. Thrive's annual membership dues are in June-July.

Be a Part of the Thrive Community - Become a Member Today!