When you join the Cannabis Business Association of Virginia, you're not just joining an association, you're joining a COMMUNITY. 

Legislation & Policy

The cannabis legal framework is complex and ever-changing.  Upon joining, you and your team have immediate access to a world- class lobbying team. From weekly updates to focused working groups to joining our lobbying team to meet with Virginia legislators on lobbying day, you and your organization's voices will be heard! 

Training & Resources

You and your organization will have access to world class educational opportunities both online and in person.  Through partnerships with the leading educators in the Cannabis industry, as well as the wealth of knowledge within our membership ranks, you and your team will have the access they need to keep up to date.

Community & Connection

Community is the cornerstone of our association; it is the strength of our membership that allows us all to prosper.  Upon joining CannaBizVA, you and your organization will have immediate access to the CannaBizVA members-only area of the CannaBizVA website where you'll find opportunities to interact with our members, our lobbying team, as well as the executive team.

Options for Every Business

Choose a membership option that fits the size of your company or professional status. Increase your membership level as you scale your organization.

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Founders are guaranteed a seat on the CannaBizVA board of directors should they choose to accept. Founders also are eligible to serve as an officer of the organization and may chair or join any of our committees. Founders also get priority in terms of CannaBizVA's marketing and networking opportunities.

Founder Benefits

  • All the benefits of the Industry Member

  • Automatic addition to the board of CannaBizVA

  • 7/24 access to CannaBizVA lobbying team

  • Direct access to VA Legislature

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Industry members are eligible to sit on the CannaBizVA board of directors, serve as an officer, or chair or join any of our committees. Industry members second only to Founder level members in terms of CannaBizVA's marketing and networking opportunities.

Industry Member Benefits

  • All the benefits of the Professional Member

  • Invitation to the annual Industry and Board Member dinner

  • Ability to, when available, nominate someone from your organization to run for any vacant board seats

  • Corporate logo prominently displayed on website

  • Free advertising within CannaBizVA publications

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Professional level members are eligible to sit on the CannaBizVA board of directors or chair or join any of our committees. Industry members next in line only to Founder and Industry level members in terms of CannaBizVA's marketing and networking opportunities.

Professional Member Benefits

  • All the benefits of the Associate 

  • Direct access to the board and lobbyist

  • Exclusive invitation to join the CannaBizVA lobbying teams to meet with VA’s legislators during their January session.

  • Ability to support and or join subcommittee’s of the CannaBizVA Board

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Associate members are eligible to serve as an officer, or chair or join any of our committees. Commercial enterprises are encouraged to join at this level or higher. Industry members qualify for CannaBizVA's marketing and networking opportunities.

Associate Member Benefits

  • All the benefits of being a Friend Member

  • Access to quarterly regional events with fellow members

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Stay up to date with legislative and regulatory updates, access to members' only events and networking opportunities, actively participate in advocacy efforts, and join us for our annual day on the hill!

Friend Member Benefits

  • Monthly Updates from the Board & our Lobbying team

  • Invitation to the annual lobbying cocktail party in Richmond

  • Access to the CannaBizVA members only website section

  • Member list and POC’s

  • Archive of lobbying activities and updates