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When you become a member of Thurston Community Media, you join a community of creative people who recognize the power of media to share stories, talk about issues, and connect neighbors.  You gain access to training and equipment so you can create your own message to distribute through on the TCTV channels and on the internet. 

Membership in Thurston Community Media is open to individuals and organizations. Choose the type that best fits your needs.

Basic Membership - FREE
A Basic Membership allows you to sign up for our low-cost media production workshops and adds you to our email list.  

Equipment & Facility Fee
Once you have taken a class and are certified, you may reserve equipment or serve as crew for other producers after paying the annual Equpment & Facilities Fee.  This fee is required for all persons wishing to use the TCMedia facilities or equipment.  Individuals who pay the Facilities & Equipment fee become Producing Members. 

$45 - Thurston County Resident

$90 -  Out of county resident

$25 - Thurston County resident student (K-12 and adult students.  Adult students must provide a current valid school ID)

$70 - Out of county student (K-12 and adult students.  Adult students must provide a current valid school ID)

Organizational Partners
Nonprofit organizations, government agencies and schools may become Organizational Partners with TCMedia.  A non-profit organization must be registered in the State of Washington and recognized by the IRS as a 501(c) tax-exempt organization.  This can be an independent organization, or a duly recognized chapter, branch or other division of a larger state, national or international organization. Non-profit groups may be asked to present proof of this registration and/or an IRS letter of determination.

$100 - Thurston County organizations / agencies

$200 - Out of County organizations / agencies

Organizational Partners receive:
Facilities and Equipment use for three (3) individuals - additional individuals may be added for $45 each
Priority invitation to our annual PSA day - TCMedia produces a shorOrt message for you at no extra cost
Access to TCMedia Professional Services for production, consulting and specialiazed training - fees apply

To become a TCMedia Member, call 360-956-3100.