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Join BNN and become a MediaMaker! Being a MediaMaker provides you with access to a wide range of media production options. For example, you can learn how to create your own TV program, or to produce state-of-the-art multimedia projects for the web. Facilities include professional TV studios, digital cameras, non-linear editing systems, computers, and a mobile production truck for multi-camera shoots on location.
There are two types of BNN memberships: Individual and Organizational, and two levels: Basic and Full. Membership is open to all Boston residents, non-profit organizations, and public and community-based agencies serving Boston.
TYPES OF MEMBERSHIP
Basic Individual Membership (Annual Fee - $30.00)
Do you have programming ready to be cablecast?
Basic Membership will provide you with access to cablecast time on BNN Community TV (Comcast 23 | RCN 83). You will also receive the quarterly BNN newsletter, which will keep you up to date on BNN events and training opportunities. Sign Up Today.
Full Individual Membership (Annual Fee - $75.00)
Do you want to learn how to produce your own TV program?
Join now and receive low-cost training in all aspects of video and multimedia production. After training, you can take advantage of our facilities and equipment to produce programs and multimedia projects for BNN Community TV. Production resources include a full-service TV studio, mobile production truck, digital camcorders, editing on analog and digital equipment, computers, and multimedia software.
Youth/Senior Full Membership (Reduced Annual Fee - $25)
Are you under 18 or over 65 and want to produce your own program?
Basic Organizational Membership (Annual Fee - $75.00)
Does your organization have a TV program of interest to the community?
Organizational Basic Membership will provide you with access to cablecast time on BNN Community TV (Comcast 23 | RCN 83). Your membership will give your organization the opportunity to promote community events on our Community Message Board. You will also receive the quarterly BNN newsletter, which will keep you up to date on BNN events and training opportunities. Sign Up Today.
Full Organizational Membership (Annual Fee - $250.00)
Does your organization want to promote its services and provide valuable information to the community?
BNN can help you produce your own TV programs to improve your visibility and effectively communicate important information to your constituents. Your organization will receive membership privileges for up to 4 representatives.
BNN offers organizations both low-cost television production training and access to production equipment and facilities, including a full-service TV studio, mobile production truck, digital camcorders, editing on analog and digital equipment, and multimedia software.
Could your organization benefit from a weekly talk show program?
Boston-based or Boston-serving non-profit community organizations and public agencies may qualify to participate in BNNLive programming on BNN’s News & Information channel. These programs are an effective, inexpensive way to use Boston cable TV to reach targeted constituencies. Sign Up Online Today.
The Boston Neighborhood Network orientation is an introduction to all the media services and benefits offered at BNN. Orientations are mandatory for members to gain knowledge about BNN’s policies and guidelines, which will guarantee a more productive experience. Orientations are held on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month from 6:00 PM–7:30 PM. Registration and membership are required to attend.