If you live within 50 miles of the Baltimore Chapter, zip code 21220 or another Satellite Chapter, you must be voted into our chapter before becoming a member at the National Lvl. Once voted into our Chapter you are automatically a member at the National Lvl. You can be a Support Member or a Full Patch Member. You must also have read and agree to the By-Laws. Child and elder Abusers need not apply for membership.You must "Hang Around" with the Baltimore Chapter for 2 to 4 months and attend as many monthly meetings before being voted in by the membership. A vote of 100% must be attained by those attending the meeting, unless a member wants to abstain from the vote, to become a member.