Click Here for Membership Application and Agreement

MEMBERSHIP CRITERIA

Membership to National Angels (USA) is $1400 per year.  Members of other U.S. angel groups can join National Angels (USA) on a complimentary basis and enjoy full membership benefits.

All members of the National Angels (USA) must be accredited investors as defined by the Securities and Exchange Commission.

If you are interested in joining the National Angels (USA), we encourage you to review our official membership application and agreement.

A Community of Company Builders: The mission of the National Angels (USA) is to develop and strengthen the climate for both entrepreneurs and investors in startup and growth companies. To accomplish this mission, the National Angels (USA) continuously works with the nation’s most active, seasoned, and successful investors. With their extensive backgrounds members facilitate opportunities for selected companies to connect with, learn from and partner with investors, finance professionals, and strategic business partners.

All members must execute a formal written agreement containing policies and operating procedures that strengthen collaborative efforts that will increase the resources needed to attract active investors and top entrepreneurial companies.

The National Angels (USA) invites both experienced and new-to-investing high net worth individuals to participate in our national group.  Current members gain from a great network of active investors and repeat entrepreneurs. New members gain from valuable new contacts and relationships with highly successful and experienced company builders.  This helps build and sustain the energetic core needed to support and strengthen new initiatives in company building. 

Member Benefits & Structure:  Membership in the National Angels (USA) is open to accredited investors with a solid interest in developing and strengthening the national climate for both entrepreneurs and investors while creating an active, collaborative community ranging across the country.  New members are welcome. 

Membership benefits include:
  • Access to deal flow managed by National Angels (USA) and its affiliates
  • Access to national investment opportunities with high-growth potential companies
  • Opportunities for the National Angels (USA) business collaborations
  • Access to member-only contact information
  • Company Referrals by National Angels (USA)
  • Participation in ongoing special projects
  • Invitation-only events

SEC CRITERIA

Under the Securities Act of 1933, a company that offers or sells its securities must register the securities with the SEC or find an exemption from the registration requirements. The Act provides companies with a number of exemptions. For some of the exemptions, such as rules 505 and 506 of Regulation D, a company may sell its securities to what are known as “accredited investors.” The federal securities laws define the term accredited investor in Rule 501 of Regulation D as one of the following:

  • A natural person who has individual net worth, or joint net worth with the person's spouse, that exceeds $1 million at the time of the purchase, excluding the value of the primary residence of such person
  • A natural person with income exceeding $200,000 in each of the two most recent years or joint income with a spouse exceeding $300,000 for those years and a reasonable expectation of the same income level in the current year
  • A director, executive officer, or general partner of the company selling the securities
  • A bank, insurance company, registered investment company, business development company, or small business investment company
  • A business in which all the equity owners are accredited investors
  • A charitable organization, corporation, or partnership with assets exceeding $5 million
  • An employee benefit plan within the meaning of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act, if a bank, insurance company, or registered investment adviser makes the investment decisions, or if the plan has total assets in excess of $5 million
  • A trust with assets in excess of $5 million, not formed to acquire the securities offered, whose purchases a sophisticated person makes


Please publish modules in offcanvas position.