Congressman Van Hollen has been a tireless advocate for the association community, in particular during the health care debate when his office advocated for the inclusion of nonprofits in the small employer subsidy. The Sentinel Award is in recognition of his efforts on this and many other issues.

ASAE encourages the association community to support relief efforts for those suffering from the devastating earthquake in Japan.  For more information or to share your association’s story, email

In an effort to highlight the many benefits associations provide to the economy and society, ASAE will hold the first ever Power of A Week this year from March 28-April 1.  Each day will have an event or focus that will highlight a component of the Power of A and allow associations to participate and… Read more »

A new study by the Convention Industry Council highlights the importance of the meetings industry to the American economy. The study, which ASAE cosponsored with other associations, shows that meetings and conventions support 1.7 million jobs nationwide.