Associations are everywhere. Here's a snapshot from the Empire State.
Number of youth and adult members of the Girl Scouts of the U.S.A., headquartered in New York City1
Total number of nonprofit organizations2
Total number of people employed by membership associations, highest in the U.S.3
Who you'll find there:4
- U.S. Institute for Theatre Technology (Syracuse)
- North American Society for Trenchless Technology (Liverpool)
- National Association of Government Archives and Records Administrators (Albany)
- National Braille Association (Rochester)
- American Name Society (Binghamton)
- American Society of Magazine Editors (New York City)
- Girl Scouts of the U.S.A.
- BLS Data, 2010
- Association 990 (ASAE Foundation, 2012 data)
- National Trade and Professional Associations of the U.S., 2013