IBRBS membership is an excellent way to show your commitment to your Christmas portrayals. Being a member of the world’s largest organization of professional Santas, Mrs. Clauses, supporting spouses, and Associates opens the door for you to connect with others from around the world, to access a considerable number of valuable benefits and services, and to take an active part in supporting the entire Christmas community. Persons who portray a Christmas character but who do not qualify for Full Membership, may be eligible for Associate Membership.

IBRBS, a 501(c)(7) Not-for-Profit organization, prides itself in the quality, originality, and variety of offerings to our Full and Associate members. From social networking to the services you need as a professional Santa or Mrs. Claus, IBRBS is here for you.

Membership Period: October 1 – September 30*

IBRBS Member Benefits

Full Members
$32.50 annual dues

Associate Members
$10.00 annual dues

New Member Welcome Packet (pin, patch, decals)

Subsidized Background Checks
(plus applicable local surcharges/fees)

Discounted Background Checks
(plus applicable local surcharges/fees)

After first subsidized Background Check

Entertainers’ Liability Insurance
(Two levels of coverage, molestation and abuse, foreign work, additional character)

May apply for Santa’s Heart Award

May apply for the Thomas Carmody Christmas School Scholarship

Access to personal dashboard on IBRBS website

Member ID Card and Certificate

May volunteer on certain IBRBS committees

May purchase IBRBS-branded merchandise from the Cyberstore

May vote for members of the Board of Directors

May vote to approve changes to IBRBS Bylaws

May join members-only Facebook page and other social media

Join us today to enjoy these unique programs and become a part of this remarkable and growing organization.

Questions? Write to us at Membership@ibrbs.org  *New members joining on or after April 1 have their membership extended through September 30 of the following year.