Member Services & Benefits

Why Join the Montgomery Community Media Family?

MCM is a community of multimedia creatives, supporting the production of original content by MoCo residents and businesses. Want to produce your own short film or tv show? Interested in blogging through our site? Are you already producing content and want to share it through our distribution channels? Are you a techie that likes to learn and use new media technologies? Montgomery Community Media is the place for you!

Check out the exciting membership benefits and why you should join today!

Membership Benefits

  • Eligible to take classes & workshops at MCM Rockville
  • Access to professional broadcast facilities at MCM Rockville (studio A, green screen studio, edit suite, and videography equipment)
  • Discounted rate for MCM Rockville’s podcast studio rental
  • Volunteer on member produced shows
  • Earn Student Service Learning hours (middle school & high school students)
  • Networking and professional development opportunities
  • Free entry into the MCM Monty Awards (Members Award Ceremony)
  • Eligible to win MCM Monty Awards
  • Opportunity for local and national recognition awards
  • Entitled to vote for representation on the Board of Directors
  • Eligible to run for Board of Directors seat (3 seats allocated to MCM members)
  • Free to submit unlimited amount of shows for distribution on MCM media platforms

34th Annual Monty Awards

Montgomery Community Media’s Monty Awards recognize excellence in volunteerism and quality programming aired on the Montgomery Channel (21), Access 19, and MyMCMmedia website. Members submit programs that are judged by media professionals not affiliated with MCM.

Call for Entries is open now through September 22nd. For more information visit the 34th Annual Monty Awards submission webpage.

Final results will be announced on November 17th at the Monty Awards & Volunteer Recognition Ceremony.

Annual Membership Fee Rates

Youth Membership (under 22) $15
Adult Membership (under 55) $40
Senior Membership (55 & over) $30

* Membership is renewed annually in July. Fiscal Year 2020 membership is valid from July 1st, 2019 – June 30th, 2020.

Renew Annual Membership

To pay your membership fee & verify your contact information, please visit the membership renewal page: RENEW MY MEMBERSHIP TODAY

Produce a Program

If you have a message or a creative idea that you want to produce into a video program, contact MCM’s Education & Community Engagement Department by phone at (301) 424-1730 ext. 313, or by email to Marsha Kerman.

Membership Application