Renew Your Membership

Your membership sustains the work of the Network

Thank you for your continued commitment to Detention Watch Network (DWN). DWN membership offers valuable benefits and opportunities for information-sharing, collaboration and networking. Now with increased staff support, trainings, member meetings and educational tools, DWN membership supports you in your work.

Your membership renewal is vital to DWN’s growth and sustainability. Dues help us strengthen and support the work of our members for DWN campaign activities and member engagement.

Credit: Steve Pavey
Image credit: Steve Pavey

How to Renew your DWN Membership

The DWN membership year runs from June 1st through May 31st. Membership renewals start in June of each year. DWN membership renewal is easier than ever before. Members can split their dues payment into two installments, with full payment complete by October 15.

As a national network, we aim to strengthen and build our base and that means making membership accessible to those who share our vision for change. We strongly encourage members to contact us if they are unable to meet the membership dues obligations at

Ways to Renew your Membership

1. Submit the Online Form

2. Send by Email or by Post Mail

Email your renewal to:
Or send your renewal to: Detention Watch Network, 1419 V St. NW, Washington, DC 20009

Accepted Forms of Payment

Check: Made payable to DWN’s fiscal sponsor the “Tides Center”
Credit Card: Visa, Discover, Mastercard

For any questions or to review, edit or add staff contacts to your membership contact, email