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VMDABC

Membership

Join the Leading Voice for Rural Broadband

VMDABC

 

The Virginia, Maryland, and Delaware Association of Broadband Cooperatives (VMDABC) is the leading voice for cooperative broadband interests and a vital platform for collaboration between our member companies. VMDABC is working toward a common goal of bridging the digital divide through a diverse coalition of broadband stakeholders serving rural Virginia, Maryland, and Delaware. Our members include:

  • Electric Co-ops;
  • Industry partners providing middle-mile, retail, and wholesale broadband services;
  • Broadband vendors and contractors; and
  • Other supporters.

 

VMDABC members enjoy a range of benefits, including access to exclusive events and conferences, networking opportunities, recognition on promotional material, and opportunities to engage in policy development and legislative advocacy. Please find more information about our membership benefits below.

 

Membership Benefits

VMDABC Events
  • Attend regular VMDABC meetings and network with other Association members
  • Receive discounts to VMDABC events and conferences
Government Relations & Policy Advocacy
  • Shape VMDABC legislative priorities
  • Attend meetings with policymakers at the state and federal levels
Communications
  • Stay connected through regular updates on VMDABC efforts
  • Receive real-time alerts on relevant policy developments
Research & Policy Analysis
  • Access exclusive VMDABC research
  • Receive in-depth analysis of state and federal policies and regulations
Company Promotion
  • Promote your company through branding on VMDABC’s website and promotional materials
  • Amplify company news through VMDABC’s website and social media accounts

Membership Levels

The Association was founded by five ‘Class A’ Electric Co-op members in various stages of developing comprehensive fiber-to-the-home networks. We offer multiple classes of membership, including:

Class B

Available to Electric Co-ops or their affiliates providing middle-mile or wholesale service(s)

Class C

Available to non-co-op entities providing retail, wholesale, or other broadband services

Class D

Available to others who are supportive of the VMDABC's rural broadband mission, including contractors and vendors