Become a Member

Helping you build smart and lead strong

The Manufacturing Growth Alliance (MGA) champions, serves and advocates for Michigan's small manufacturers, with the goal of making manufacturing the most competitive and prosperous in the nation.


MGA is laser focused on supporting the growth of small manufacturers in Michigan. It serves all sectors of manufacturing, including but not limited to food, plastics, automotive, beverage, electronics, and many more. MGA is committed to listening and building the right level of services to help small manufacturers with internal operations and growth strategies. Through our industry expert partners, MGA is ready to serve!

Thread Spools

Four Membership Levels

Network Membership

No Annual Fee

Network Members receive information related to industry insight and resources to help small manufacturers in Michigan. It's the best way to keep your company in-the-know on what's happening for small manufacturers.

Manufacturer Membership

$550 Annual Fee

Any business that uses components, parts or raw materials to make a finished good. These finished goods can be sold directly to consumers or to other manufacturing businesses that use them for making a different product. The membership is for the organization not an individual.

Educator Membership

$500 Annual Fee

Any entity that provides academic or technical training to manufacturing organizations or individuals who work in manufacturing organizations. The membership is for the organization not an individual.

Affiliate Membership

$1250 Annual Fee

An entity not eligible for Manufacturer or Educator memberships, who has a direct interest in manufacturing through the supply or sales of products and/or services directly pertaining to the manufacturing industry. The membership is for the organization not an individual.

MGA’s Commitment

MGA commits to “concierge service” aligning small manufacturers with skilled experts, fellow peer engagement, personal development and advocacy to enhance the growth for manufacturers in Michigan.

About Memberships

MGA offers four types of memberships:

You can download the MGA member benefit matrix sheet to review the benefits of each membership. You can also click on the box below that aligns with the membership type you are considering.