Membership of Muscular Dystrophy Ireland
Muscular Dystrophy Ireland is a member based organisation with a membership of over 700 members nationwide. Membership is divided into four categories:
1. Individual Membership – applies to adult members with the condition
2. Family Membership – applies to families where parents or children have the condition
3. Friends of MDI - people with an interest in the organisation and/or who support MDI through fundraising events
4. Professionals – other organisations affiliated to MDI, funders or those who have an interest in the organisation.
Membership subscription rates are as follows:
Person with MD - €15.00
Family Membership - €20.00
Friend of MDI - €15.00
A Membership Form is sent to all current members and interested parties every January to renew their membership. This form is then returned with the relevant annual subscription rate and is used to update members contact details on the MDI database.
Please note: As in line with the MDI Memorandum and Articles of Association (Point 6), it is important to note that in order to have a vote at the Annual General Meeting (or any Extraordinary General Meetings) or to serve on the MDI Executive Committee, membership must be paid before the end of February each year.
Membership subscription can still be received after the above date for the current year, however the voting rights etc. (referred to above) cannot be exercised.
To become a member of Muscular Dystrophy Ireland download the MDI Membership Application Form on this page, complete it and return it to the address therein with the relevant subscription fee. Alternatively, you can pay your subscription online via paypal on the link below.
Pay membership fee online
Note: If you pay your membership fee via paypal, please remember to download, complete and return your membership application form. Thank you