Membership

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~ Taking Our Heritage to the World ~

 

Mission of Robert Burns World Federation to advance public knowledge and education, about the life, poetry and works of Robert Burns.

Objectives ~

Throughout the world and without distinction of race, politics, religious opinion or sexual orientation, the Federation will :

  • Encourage and arrange competitions among the public, students and school
  • Stimulate and develop the study and teaching of : Scottish literature, art, music and
  • Conserve buildings and places associated with Robert Burns and his
  • Strengthen the bond of fellowship among members of Burns Clubs and Kindred Societies, by encouraging them to honour the memory of Robert Burns and his

 

Who can Join ~

Join as an Individual, Family, a Club, Society, or Corporate body. (All applications are reviewed by the Board of Directors)

 

Benefits of Membership ~

  1. FREE copy of the Burns Chronicle, which keeps members across the world updated with club activities, provides academic articles, adds to our knowledge, to include in talks and
  2. FREE bi-monthly Newsletter with general information on Club and Burns related
  3. Contribute to the Newsletter, by submitting articles, newsworthy items and
  4. Increased knowledge of the life and works of Robert Burns and the pleasure of passing this knowledge on to like-minded Burnsians, friends, children and
  5. Enjoy the company of fellow Federation members worldwide, who share your
  6. Volunteering opportunity to work with the schools committee to promote works of Burns to over 80,000 children in Scotland and to many in USA, Canada, Russia and the Pacific
  7. Expectation that RBWF Headquarter staff will either answer, or field and disseminate, questions from Federation Members and the public, to fulfil our
  8. Opportunities to provide an input to the future direction of the
  9. Access to the Annual Conference at special
  10. Special rates and discounts (where advertised), to RBWF and associated events (Individual & Family Members only).

 

About your subscription ~

Your subscription to RBWF, kindles the knowledge of, and stimulates interest in, Robert Burns, his life and works.

Membership provides a driving force, to research, educate and promote Robert Burns across the world.

Membership Price List

Individual Membership  £42



Family Membership  £47



Club Membership  £77



Corporate Membership  £150



School/Junior Membership (no voting rights) FREE

Alternatively, Click the appropriate link below - Print out the application form complete it and post the form with your payment

Method of Payment ~

  • Cheques should be made out to : ‘The Robert Burns World Federation Ltd’
  • Credit Card / Debit Card - Please contact the office (Please note a service charge of 5% will be added to your payment)
  • Invoice ~ Please contact the office to issue an invoice with payment details
  • Pay through your bank by BACS transfer to Sort Code: 80-08-53  Account No: 00856523: Use your name as reference
  • By Paypal online, use ref: admin@rbwf.org.uk

 

Gift Aid Declaration ~

How to make your RBWF fees and donations worth more to us. For every pound you give we get an extra 25 pence from HM Revenue and Customs, if you are a UK Tax Payer. Even better we can back date this 4 years on all your past fees and donations. To qualify for Gift Aid, what you pay in Income Tax must at least equal the amount we will claim in the tax year.

Please request a Gift Aid Declaration form from the office.

Please Note ~

If you pay Income Tax at the higher or additional rate and want to receive the additional tax relief due to you, you must include all your Gift Aid donations on your Self-Assessment tax return or ask HM Revenue and Customs to adjust your tax code.

 

If you require any further information please contact us.

The Robert Burns World Federation Limited
Dower House
Dean Castle Country Park
Kilmarnock
Ayrshire
Scotland
KA3 1XB

Tel/Fax: 01563 572469