Thank You for Your Continued Support!

Thank you for submitting your membership dues of $250.00 for the continued support of the ASALH legacy. Your membership is the foundation of ASALH, along with our annual fundraising Festival in February and Annual Convention in the fall of each year. Attached is your membership certificate. Please print it and post it so others can see how you support the legacy of Dr. Carter G. Woodson.

Institutional members receive benefits for two individuals. Please email [email protected] with the names and email addresses of the two individuals who should receive benefits. For questions please call 202.238.5912.

Use this link to gain digital access to all volumes of the Journal of African American History and the Black History Bulletin. The password for this current member’s only private page is Woodson1915. Please do not share this password with others.

As a member, you are eligible to join or form a branch. If you are a member of a branch or are interested in joining a branch, please send this confirmation to the branch president listed on the Branch Directory Page. If you are interested in information on how to start a branch, Click here or contact [email protected].

We have branches throughout the United States. In order to join a branch, you must first be a member of ASALH National, then you must pay the branch dues (if applicable). If interested, contact the branch representative of your choice listed on our branch directory for their meeting notices. Take your receipt to the meeting to show proof of your National Membership. Then you are eligible to join the branch.

Your ASALH Membership benefits include a quarterly copy of the Journal of African American History. The membership year ends December 31st. Membership renewals for the next year can be submitted as early as October 1st of the current year. Please take a few minutes to enjoy the ASALH website at where you can find up-to-date and historical information regarding ASALH.

IMPORTANT NOTE: ASALH uses Constant Contact to communicate important messages like the ballot and candidate information for our elections. Constant Contacts will be at the bottom of all of these messages. Please do not unsubscribe. If you have not received a message sent using this system in the next 30 days please contact [email protected] and we can troubleshoot for you.

Best regards,


For additional information, visit, email the ASALH office at [email protected] or call (202) 238-5912.