Urban Media Arts is excited to offer membership to individuals interested in creating or helping to create content for our various platforms (podcasting, video, citizen journalism). 

Payments can be made here online. For those not comfortable with the online world, mail or drop off check to Urban Media Arts, 145 Pleasant Street, Malden MA 02148, attention Josephine Royal.

Contributor Membership

For as little as $1 become a contributing member with the following benefits:

  • Join our on-line Discord community
  • Access to equipment and facilities that will help you record or edit a podcast or video 
  • Allow you access to a network of other members who can help you or you them
  • Voting rights at the annual meeting

NOTE: This is an experiment in model of fees for membership that will end in January 2022. We are inviting you to decide what you can pay, though we recommend $35 for adult and $10 for students/seniors. We encourage you to pay what you can and more to help offset the costs of offering this program that ensures equitable access to all. All these levels will provide you with equal access. We thank you in advance for paying what you can. When you sign up, select the pricing amount and preference (recurring/not recurring).

Dual Neighborhood View/Contributor Membership

Neighborhood view is a citizen journalism program that invites members of the community to learn some basic journalistic skills and be able to report on and publish stories in Malden. This membership offers all the above benefits plus the following.

  • Access to expert editing mentorship and expertise
  • Access to a team of journalists
  • Be able to work on projects together with other journalists
  • Be able to publish articles
  • Join our on-line Discord community

Note: if you signed up for the Citizen Journalism workshop beginning November 16, membership is included unless otherwise specified. 

You will notice there are several pricing options depending on your payment ability/preference. You will receive all benefits regardless of what you pay.

Coming Member events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Note about businesses and community groups/organizations

In the past, part of our membership offering has included businesses and community partners. We are restructuring these offerings to better serve small businesses, community groups, non-profit organizations in a way that is equitable and effective. 

If you are interested in just donating, without joining, we of course welcome that! Your donation helps us expand our programs and reach more people! Thank you.

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