TACDA Memberships

The American Civil Defense Association’s membership base is made up of individuals, families and organizations who share the priorities of educating, empowering and equipping themselves, their families and their communities to prepare for man-made and natural emergencies.

By becoming a member of The American Civil Defense Association, you’ll receive the information and resources to better understand the threats that we face as American citizens, as well as practical solutions for coping with emergencies.

TACDA™, is a registered 501(C)3 non-profit, non-political organization.
All memberships and contributions are tax-deductible.

Full TACDA Membership
Annual Membership $36.00

Example Full Membership CardThe Full TACDA™ Membership is designed to meet the basic educational and technical needs of individuals and families who have an interest in learning about civil defense and disaster preparedness concepts, strategies and techniques.

Purchase Full Membership

Full TACDA Members and Gift Membership holders receive:

  • An annual issue of  the Journal of Civil Defense publication
  • Access to all back issues of the Journal of Civil Defense Archives, beginning with Edition #1, May 1968
  • Access to the TACDA Academy and other member resources
  • Discounts on products and services through the TACDA Store
  • Voting privileges at member meetings

Each Additional Gift Membership
Annual Membership $24.00

*One full membership required to obtain additional Gift Memberships.

Purchase Additional Gift Membership

On-Line and International Memberships
Annual Membership $12.00

Example Online Membership CardAnnual TACDA™ On-line and International Memberships are also designed to meet the basic educational and technical needs of individuals and families interested in civil defense and disaster preparedness, strategies and techniques.

Purchase Online Membership

Please note, these memberships do not include the current year Journal of Civil Defense. However, On-Line Members and International Members do receive:

  • One year access to all back issues of the Journal of Civil Defense Archives, beginning with Edition #1, May 1968
  • One year access to the TACDA Academy and other member resources
  • One year member discounts on products and services through the TACDA Store
  • One year voting privileges at member meetings