What do you use to verify teacher, student, veteran, or first responder status? February 28, 2023 22:15 Updated When submitting an application for a free one-year membership through our Thrive Gives program, we use a third-party called ID.me to verify your group status. You can learn more about ID.me here. Related articles How do I apply for a free membership through Thrive Gives? How does Thrive Gives offer free memberships? What is ID.me and why do I need to enter my information through ID.me? Do I have to provide personal information in order to apply for Thrive Gives? What is Thrive Gives? How is it different from Thrive Market?