FGS Account Dashboard

From this portal, you can access account information and membership or subscription benefits as well as all public content on the Federation of Genealogical Societies website.

The Access Members Only Benefits button is available to member genealogical societies, historical societies, family associations and their society leaders and FGS delegate. It is also available to associate organizations.

The Access FORUM Subscription button is available to FORUM subscribers. Member organizations will access FORUM through a different page included in the Members Only section.

The other four buttons connect to options for managing your FGS account. Use the menu at the top of the page to navigate the public pages of the website. To return to this page at any time, click on "MY ACCOUNT" in the upper left any page or select "FGS Account Dashboard" under "Membership" on the main menu. To log out, click "LOG OUT" next to in the upper left of the page.

Select the type of account you have from the list below for details about using these options. Also, see the FGS Website User Guide for additional details about managing your account.

Main Account for Member Genealogical Society, Historical Society, or Family Association
  • Review or Renew My Membership displays the organization's current membership status, membership history, and a list of Society Leader accounts that are attached to the organization's membership. (History begins with your most recent transaction.) From this page, you can renew the membership and add or remove Society Leaders and an FGS Delegate.
  • Update My Profile displays the organization's current basic information and includes fields for providing additional information about the organization to display on your Find A Society profile and an option to add your logo to that profile. All fields displayed may be edited.
  • View My Registered Event does not apply to member organizations. The organization's main contact will create an individual account during the conference registration process.
  • Change My Password allows you to change your password while logged in. If you ever lose or forget your login name or password, requesting a password reset from the login page will give you the login name and also allow you to change your password.
Society Leader or FGS Delegate
  • Review or Renew My Membership displays your individual membership status and membership history. (History begins with your most recent transaction.) Society Leaders and FGS Delegates do not have the option to renew as renewal is processed through the member organization's account.
  • Update My Profile displays your basic individual information.
  • View My Registered Event will display conference registration information if you have registered for an upcoming FGS conference starting in 2019.
  • Change My Password allows you to change your password while logged in. If you ever lose or forget your login name or password, requesting a password reset from the login page will give you the login name and also allow you to change your password.
Associate Organization
  • Review or Renew My Membership displays your organization's membership status and membership history and allows you to renew your membership. (History begins with your most recent transaction.)
  • Update My Profile displays the organization's current basic information and includes fields for providing additional information about the organization to display on your Find A Society profile and an option to add your logo to that profile. All fields displayed may be edited. 
  • View My Registered Event does not apply to organization accounts..The organization's main contact will create an individual account during the conference registration process.
  • Change My Password allows you to change your password while logged in. If you ever lose or forget your login name or password, requesting a password reset from the login page will give you the login name and also allow you to change your password.
FORUM Subscriber
  • Review or Renew My Membership displays your FORUM subscription status and history and allows you to renew your subscription, (History begins with your most recent transaction.)
  • Update My Profile displays your current account information. All fields displayed may be edited.
  • View My Registered Event will display conference registration information if you have registered for an upcoming FGS conference starting in 2019
  • Change My Password allows you to change your password while logged in. If you ever lose or forget your login name or password, requesting a password reset from the login page will give you the login name and also allow you to change your password.