JWV is pleased to offer a convenient online method for membership dues renewal! Visit our Online Payment Center hosted by SunTrust Bank to make your credit card or ACH payment.
Step-by-Step Instructions to the JWV Online Payment Center
- Identify your JWV Online Member ID. This ID is composed of 4 letters from your name and 4 random numbers. Locate your Online Member ID through:
a. Emailed Dues Notice – National HQ sent electronic invoices to all members who provided their email address
b. Mailed Dues Notice – National HQ sent a paper notice through USPS to all members who have not yet renewed
c. National HQ – email or call 202-265-6280 to request your payment ID from the Membership Department
- Open the webpage of the Online Payment Center.
a. For first-time users, you will need to register your email address with your JWV Member Online ID.
i. Enter your name, address, and email address. Choose a username and password. Click “Next” in the right corner.
ii Enter your JWV Online Member ID. If you are a Dual member or you wish to pay for multiple accounts, click “Add Another Account” below the boxes and then complete the boxes again with the additional Online Member IDs. Once finished, click “Next” in the right corner.
iii. Confirm your account information. If anything must be edited, click the “back” button, located in the left corner. If everything is correct, click “Submit Registration,” located in the right corner.
iv. Registration is complete. You can now make a payment by clicking "Yes."
b. For returning users, enter your username and password in the boxes on the left side of the webpage.
- Choose your payment option
a.   If you are a Regular Member, Associate Member, or Patron, you have seven payment options. Choose ONE and click on it.
i. One year of membership
ii. One year of membership plus voluntary contribution
iii. Two years of membership
iv. Two years of membership plus voluntary contribution
v Three years of membership
vi. Three years of membership plus voluntary contribution
vii. Invest in Life Membership
b. If you are a Life Member, Life Patron, or In-Service Member, you have five contribution options. Choose ONE and click on it.
i. Contribution Level One = $20
ii. Contribution Level Two = $40
iii. Contribution Level Three = $80
iv. Contribution Level Four = $160
v. Invest in Life Membership or Dual Life Membership = $500
c. If you wish to review your previous payments (you can do this only after you have used the portal at least once), click on “Payment History” tab, located at the top of the payment option section.
d. If you wish to pay for multiple accounts, click on the drop-down menu located above the payment options. If you have added other Online Member IDs to your profile, the IDs will appear in the list. Choose the Online Member ID for the membership you wish to make a payment for.
- Choose your payment method. You have two options:
a.   Checking/Savings Account ACH Payment – a transfer of money from your bank account to JWV’s SunTrust bank account
i. Click on the “Checking/Savings Account” tab on the header of the payment field.
ii. Enter your bank routing number and account number into the given fields.
b. Credit Card Payment – pay by Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or American Express.
i. Click on the Credit Card tab on the header of the payment field.
ii. Enter your credit card type, number, expiration date, and billing zip code.
- Click Submit Payment in the right corner of the screen! Your payment will be processed within 24 hours. You will receive an email stating if it processed successfully or was declined. For additional details, contact the Membership Department at 202-265-6280 or .
To view step-by-step instructions to the JWV Online Payment Center in PDF format please click here.