Membership

MEMBERSHIP AT LCTV

To become a member of Lynn Community Television, a person or organization must:

– Complete a Membership Application form.
– Provide proof of residency, employer or organization address, college, or school attendance in Lynn.
– Sign the Cablecast User Agreement indicating that they have read and will comply with the LCTV Member Policies and Procedures.
– Pay the required membership fee.

For a the full details of LCTV’s policies & procedures for membership & all our forms please view our documents page.




INDIVIDUAL MEMBERSHIP: $50 ANNUALLY

(1 person allowed / 1 vote permitted)

**Class Completion Required**

An Individual Membership requires Access Users to take and complete either the LCTV field or LCTV studio production class before using LCTV equipment. In these classes, we teach you the basics of our equipment and how to produce your own programming. After the class Access Users can take advantage of our facilities & equipment to produce TV shows, films & more.



PRODUCTION CREW MEMBERSHIP: $100 ANNUALLY

(4-person minimum required, up to 6 allowed / 1 vote permitted)

**Class required for each Crew Access User**

A minimum of four Crew Access Users are required for this membership, with a maximum of six Crew Access Users , and each Crew Access User collectively is required to take and complete a field or studio production class before using LCTV equipment. After the class the production crew can take advantage of our facilities & equipment to produce TV shows, films & more. A production crew has one vote as Members.



ORGANIZATIONAL MEMBERSHIP: $125 ANNUALLY

(Up to 6 people allowed / 1 vote permitted)

**Class Completion Required for each Crew Access User**

Provides Organization Leaders with rights to cablecast non-commercial media they have created with the use of LCTV Facilities. Enables organizations with the right to post non-commercial PSA’s to the LCTV Community Bulletin Board. A minimum of 4 Access Users is a LCTV requirement to create a studio production. Although the separate aspects of field production allow for an Access User to work as an individual on projects, studio productions require working in tandem to achieve audio, video, and substance. This membership requires that all Crew Access Users enrolled complete either the field or studio production class before using equipment.   After the class the production crew can take advantage of our facilities & equipment to produce TV shows, films & more.



FRIENDS OF LCTV: $25 (Suggested donation price)

(1 person allowed / No vote permitted)

**No Class Required, non-Producing Member**

All individuals, families, non-profit organizations and for-profit businesses may join as non-members and  Non-Access Users, who support LCTV and its mission. Friends of LCTV will receive newsletters, email updates featuring events and Program highlights, access to workshops, and may attend LCTV functions. Friends of LCTV may not sponsor a Program for Distribution on any of LCTV’s channels.



STUDENTS: FREE

(1 person allowed / 1 vote permitted)

**Class Completion Required**

Membership is available free of charge to Lynn students which shall include Lynn residents who are enrolled full-time at a school whether or not the school is located in the City of Lynn, as well as students, regardless of where they reside, who are enrolled full-time in a Lynn school (e.g. Lynn public schools, Kipp Academy, St. Mary’s, North Shore Community College Lynn) so long as proof of enrollment is submitted with an anticipated graduation date. Student members must be 18 years of age. In addition to Student Members, students who reside in Lynn or are enrolled in a Lynn school may be an LCTV access user (“Access Users”). Access users under the age of 18 must have a signed Parental or Legal Guardian Consent Form on file with LCTV.  Access Users under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult when at the LCTV facility or participating in an LCTV activity.




All content created by a Member or Access User of LCTV is that Member and/or Access User’s property, and may be sent out to other access stations for broadcast by that producer at no cost, expense or liability to LCTV.




 

PRODUCTION CLASSES ARE REQUIRED FOR MOST OF OUR MEMBERSHIPS & ARE GIVEN FOR FREE WITH MEMBERSHIP TO LCTV.

LEARN MORE ABOUT THESE CLASSES BY CLICKING HERE.