The Lambda Business Association is a networking, support and development organization for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered (LGBTQ) owned and operated businesses and professionals, and LGBTQ friendly businesses and professionals.
The Membership Application
and More Membership Information
Lamda recognizes its responsibility to nurture the success of individual members, thereby contributing to the economic, social and political well-being of the LGBTQ and the community at large. It is the goal of Lambda to maintain an environment of success for individual members through networking, support and development.
The Las Vegas Lambda Business Association strives to recognize, promote and improve the (LGBTQ) owned or supportive business community whenever possible.
To that end, members should strive to honor the Lambda Business Association Code of Ethics
Members will conduct business with honesty, integrity and fairness with respect to customers, clients and employees.
Each member will be accessible and accountable to customers or clients and make every reasonable effort to act in the customers' or clients' best interest and benefit.
No member will discriminate based race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, age, physical or mental ability, veteran status, military obligations, or marital status.
Each member will be responsible at all times for truthful and non-deceptive advertising and promotion regarding his/her business and its products and services.
Each member will conduct business with strict adherence to the laws of the state where located and to business or professional codes existent for the particular business or profession and in accordance with generally accepted practices.
Membership Dues and General Information:
All applications and certifications are subject to approval by the Lambda Board of Directors.
Regular Membership - New or Renewing - $175.00
$25 RENEWAL Discount if Paid by Jan. 15, 2014
For members who intend to network in the organization and to have a listing in the LBPA
Directory and on the LBPA website. This includes a listing in one category in both the printed
and online directories. Membership shall be in the name of the business. The business may
designate an individual to represent them or if an individual purchases the membership, that
person shall be the representative. Membership shall be deemed to belong to the person who, or
business that, funds the membership. Regular membership includes voting privileges. If the
membership fees are funded by an individual and not the business, the membership can be
transferred if that individual changes businesses or employment. A Regular Membership can
have up to three Associate Memberships if those Associates work for, or are employed at, the
same business or if the spouse of the person representing the Regular Membership.
Additional Member Owned Business - New or Renewing - $100.00
Same as Regular Membership (except for voting) for a member owned additional business.
NOTE: Whether you are joining as a new member, or are presently a regular member, and you ALSO wish to join as an additional member owned business, please fill out and submit a SEPARATE membership application form for your additional member owned business.
Associate Membership - New or Renewing - $85.00
For those who already work for or with a Regular Business Member, or who are individuals who do not represent a business or organization. This level of membership provides the opportunity to network in the organization and support the LGBTQ community. For Associate Members who work for a business or organization, a listing under the Regular Member will be included in the Lambda website and print directory. Associate members who do not represent a business or organization will receive a separate listing on the web site and in the Lambda Directory under Community Builders. Associate Membership includes voting privileges and the opportunity to serve on the Board of Directors.
Community Membership - $25.00
A community group, which may consist of a social, educational, political, spiritual or other
type of organization which has the intended purpose of improving the LGBTQ community, may
join LAMBDA by purchasing a Community Membership. Upon joining, one member of said
organization is to be designated as a representative and will have full voting privileges.
Community Memberships may purchase up to three additional Associate Memberships but will
have no voting privileges.
Non-Member Category | LGBTQ-specific Community Organizations
LGBTQ-Specific, not-for-profit and community based organizations or groups: If financially unable to purchase a Community Membership, a fee waiver may be requested from the Board of Directors. If granted, this would entitle the group to a free listing on the Lambda website. Space permitting, Lambda may include such members in the Lambda Smart Pages (print directory). This is limited to LGBTQ-specific organizations or groups. Requests should be addressed via email to: Directory@LambdaLV.com
with "Lambda not-for-profit" in the subject line.
Second Year Renewal Dues
All Lambda memberships are calendar year based (January 1 through December 31). Renewal dues are payable when invoiced. Second year renewal dues are a pro-rated portion of the yearly dues for each quarter year the member was a member in the year they joined. Here are the pro-rated second year renewal dues:
Joined and paid dues between January 1 and March 31 - 3/4 of annual membership dues
Joined and paid dues between April 1 and June 30 - 1/2 of annual membership dues
Joined and paid dues between July 1 and September 30 - 1/4 of annual membership dues
Joined and paid dues between October 1 and December 31 - no second year renewal dues
The Membership Application
and More Membership Information
Please completely fill in (as appropriate) and submit the membership application form.
Payment can be made by check, credit card or PayPal. After you submit your application, you can select the payment method you prefer.