The Thomas International Association has been established to support the Thomas International Center activities in the United States.
The Association constitutes a community of committed friends whose regular financial contributions help to provide a stable foundation for TIC activities. We are convinced that our future depends on the enthusiasm, friendship, and support generated by our shared commitment to the goals of the Thomas International project.
Both individuals and groups (including businesses and corporations) may be regular or sponsor members of the TI Association. The following are the categories of membership:
Regular membership:(based on pledged annual giving) Download Pledge Form
Benefits of regular membership:
- email newsletter
- a copy of the annual Aquinas Lecture
- free admission to TIC conferences and lectures
(Information on Sponsor membership for larger donations is available on request.)
Board of Fellows
The Thomas International Association is promoted by a Board of Fellows composed of ten members, who serve a two-year term. The Fellows are members of the Association who commit themselves to develop the Association by:
- spreading news of TI activities
- soliciting new members and sponsors
- assisting the TI Executive Committee, by arranging meetings with potential sponsors
- collaborate with the TI Executive Committee in organizing various cultural events
They generously serve without remuneration.
The Corporation for Educational Advancement, a 501(c)(3) public charity, sponsors activities of the Thomas International project in the United States, especially the Thomas International Center, and gifts are fully tax-deductible according to law. Checks can be made out to the “Thomas International Center,” and mailed to: The Thomas International Center, 343 East Six Forks Road, Suite 130, Raleigh NC 27609. Donations can also be made online through paypal, at www.ticenter.net/support-us.