Benefits of RAY Membership for Community Buildings

As you know, RAY provide all community buildings committees in rural Yorkshire with a basic level of support with problems they face.

However, with RAY membership costing just £35 you could benefit from much more. Listed below are some of the additional benefits and information that RAY can offer:

  • Free copy of Country Air Magazine with in-depth stories and reports.
  • Free access to over forty in-depth advice sheets on community building management and a variety of model documents that can simplify your work.
  • Free access to the Legal advice service of ACRE, our parent organisation.
  • Opportunity to join one of our community buildings networks where you can meet with other community buildings managing committees to share experiences, ideas and skills.
  • Opportunity to market your community building on our dedicated community building website, Yorkshire Venues. (Currently only available in certain geographical areas due to funding agreements. Ask us for details.)
  • More in-depth one to one support and research, and access to our extended consultancy services (an additional charge may be made for consultancy projects - please ask for details).
  • The possibility of having your community building assessed against the Hallmark quality standard, which can lead to discounts on your insurance costs and other benefits.
  • Access to our online training resources.
  • Discounts on training on a number of key issues.
  • Useful energy saving tools.

 And remember that whether you're a RAY member or not, you can sign up to receive our monthly RAY News email bulletin, packed with the latest news, rural policy developments, events, consultation opportunities and more.

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