AAHGS Nashville invites you to join the society and become a member! Membership is on a calendar year.  

Benefits of membership include:

* membership in the national AAHGS society

* participation in Members-only workshops

*the annual scholarly Journal of the Afro-American Historical & Genealogical Society

* the bi-monthly newsletter AAHGS News (published in Jan/Feb; Mar/Apr; May/Jun/ Jul/Aug; Sept/Oct; Nov/Dec)

* reduced conference fees

* networking with other people researching Afro-American history & genealogy



We offer the option of using PayPal to pay for your membership. If you decide to use PayPal, please follow-up on your payment by sending an email to with the details requested on the Membership Application (link below).

* Individual $70/year –  (purchase using PayPal

* Family $80/year – (purchase using PayPal)

* Organization $90/year – (purchase using PayPal)

* Gold Membership $100 – (purchase using PayPal)

* Platinum Membership $200 – (purchase using PayPal)

* Life Membership (individuals only)  $1,200 – (purchase using PayPal)



You can use the links above to purchase a membership using PayPal. Please then fill out the online individual membership form. If you purchase a membership other than an individual membership, please send us an email and we will mail the link to the online form to you. 

Alternatively, you can download and complete the membership application and mail payment to the address indicated on the form.