MARIA is an independent Virginia Nonstock Corporation governed by its members.

The following institutions are affiliate members of MARIA who are Authorized Quilt Buyers and who are authorized to purchase from MARIA contracts.

  • Virginia Community College System
  • Christopher Newport University
  • Hampton University
  • Longwood University
  • Norfolk State University
  • Radford University
  • Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Mathematics
  • University of Mary Washington
  • University of Richmond
  • Virginia Science Museum
  • Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center
  • City of Alexandria