It's easy to become a NewTV member. Any Newton resident, non-profit organization or business can join NewTV for a small, annual membership fee. Once you've signed up, you are eligible to take any classes or workshops offered by NewTV, use any of NewTV’s equipment and book the Conference Room or Studio, all free of charge with your membership.
An Individual Membership shall be available to any resident of Newton. Each member shall have the following privileges:
a. Use of equipment/studios/facilities to produce and/or assist in the creation of Programming
b. Receipt of newsletter and Programming information
c. Ability to distribute Programs at no charge
d. Access to workshops and use of equipment
e. Eligibility to receive technical advice from the NewTV staff for Program Production
f. Eligibility to vote at NewTV general membership meetings (one vote per individual member)
A Family Membership shall be available to up to four persons within the same household (at the same address) who apply together for membership. Persons joining NewTV under a family membership shall have all the privileges of individual membership except that only one vote may be exercised for each family membership.
Non-Profit Organization Membership
A Non-Profit Organization Membership shall be available to any Newton-based non-profit organization and shall provide all the privileges of individual membership, except that only one vote may be exercised per non-profit membership. Non-profit organizations are eligible to receive training for up to seven (7) employees and/or volunteers per membership each year with training for additional people available at an additional fee.
|Non-profit Organizations||$100.00||SIGN UP|
A Business Membership shall be available to any Newton-based business. Businesses joining NewTV under business membership shall have all the privileges of individual membership except that only one vote may be exercised per business membership. Business members are eligible to receive training for up to four (4) employees per membership each year with training for additional people available at an additional fee.
|Business Organizations||$250.00||SIGN UP|
Friends of NewTV Membership
All individuals, families, non-profit organizations and for-profit businesses may join as non-producing members, who support NewTV and its mission. Friends of NewTV members will receive newsletters, email updates of events and Program highlights, and may attend NewTV functions throughout the term of their membership. Friends of NewTV may not sponsor a Program for Distribution on any of NewTV’s channels. Voting privileges are limited to Newton residents and businesses operating in Newton.
|Business Organizations||$75.00||SIGN UP|
An Educational Membership shall be available to any non-profit or for-profit college, university or school located in Newton that does not qualify for government membership and shall have all the privileges of individual membership, except that only one vote may be exercised per educational membership. Educational members are eligible to receive training each year for up to five (5) employees and/or students for schools with 100 students or fewer, seven (7) employees and/or students for schools with 101 to 500 students, and ten (10) employees and/or students for schools with more than 500 students.
|Educational Membership||$100.00||SIGN UP|
Insurance Fee (optional)
By paying this onetime fee members will not be held responsible for covering the insurance deductible in case of damaged or stolen equipment.
|Insurance Fee||$15.00||SIGN UP|