Become A Member

Why Become An NCA Member?

The Newton Cultural Alliance is Newton's key advocate for arts & culture. NCA membership provides an array of benefits, increases your presence in the community, and builds connections with other local members and arts & culture supporters. Membership is open to arts, cultural, and religious institutions and independent creatives serving the Newton area.

The Newton Cultural Alliance has two types of memberships:

  • Organization Membership – $300
  • Independent Creative Membership – $50

The NCA has an option for Businesses that wish to support and network with arts & culture institutions. Read more about our Business Sponsorship opportunities and benefits.

NCA Membership Benefits

  • Discounted Rentals at the Allen Center
  • Listing in the NCA Members Director
  • Subscription to NCA’s Digital Newsletter
  • Inclusion in Member Meetings
  • Inclusion in the Members Event Calendar
  • Eligibility to Propose Collaborative Events and/or Exhibits
  • Eligibility to Advertise in BSO Program Books
  • Eligibility to Promote Events via Social Media, “5 Things to Do” Blog, and Patch
  • Promotion at NCA Tabled Public Events
  • Advance Invitations to NCA Annual Events
  • Eligibility to submit job openings to the NCA job board

Apply Today

Submit the membership form and complete the payment. You will receive an email confirmation once your payment and application is processed.

*Terms of Membership: NCA operates on a July 1 fiscal year and memberships are renewable on this date annually. Full-year memberships are payable through October 1, 2020. After October 1, 2020, membership dues may be prorated by individual arrangement. All benefits are subject to change. Need more information? Contact NCA at

*Logo and Images: Individuals and organizations, please email a high-res logo (if you have one) and one or two high-res images that reflect your work, and businesses, please email your high-res logo to

*Communication Preferences: In addition to ongoing communications from NCA regarding membership information, calendar updates, etc., the email address provided on the membership form will receive NCA’s e-newsletter and other timely information about arts & culture in Newton, from news and events to advocacy and collaboration ideas. NCA does not share email addresses with third parties and you may opt out at any time.

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