WELCOME TO THE NEW RAF

Yeah, we admit this new site is a little retina-burning, but we’ve repositioned and can’t contain our excitement in serving you better.

Freelance Membership

SPARKLE AND SHINE

Pssst. Word on the street is you have mad skills. We know it, and we want to help put you in touch with agencies and clients, so they can see for themselves. Explore the advertising world and let your work shine.

FREELANCE DISCOUNT MEMBERSHIP: $125

  • One free ADDY ticket (one time offer for new members)
  • Freelance spotlight opportunities – your skills featured on our blog and social media channels
  • Special membership pricing on guest speaker and social events

ALL MEMBERS RECEIVE THE FOLLOWING:

  • Public recognition in the membership directory on this RAF website
  • Member discounts at all programs and professional and social events (including the annual American Advertising Awards, 20 Minutes & A Beer and R/ADweek events)
  • Our American Advertising Awards (aka The ADDYs) draws 500+ advertising professionals from the Rochester community and serves as a way to celebrate and recognize the great work that’s been done over the course of the previous year
  • Invitations to exclusive member-only events
  • Free job postings on this RAF website (posts are viewed by job seekers interested in a variety of advertising and marketing positions) — valued at $30/month
  • Advanced notice of all events
  • Voting representation at RAF Annual Members’ meeting
  • Multiple networking opportunities with RAF membership and the advertising community throughout the year
  • Scholarship benefit to Nazareth College‘s MS Integrated Marketing and Communications program in the School of Management, reducing master degree program costs by 25% (amounts to three free courses and is an estimated savings of nearly $8,000!). More details.
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