Membership

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Become a Full Member of Xerocraft:

Xerocraft is a member-supported, 501(c)3 Arizona Nonprofit Corporation that depends on members to help maintain and expand our vision.

Pay with Credit Card, Debit Card, or PayPal

Become a Member!
2Checkout.com Inc. (Ohio, USA) is a payment facilitator
for goods and services provided by Xerocraft Hackerspace.

Those who make a monthly payment of $50 become full members of Xerocraft! Click the button above to setup an automatic monthly payment system quickly and easily. A recurring payment means you never have to worry about your membership lapsing.

If you prefer not to have a recurring payment, click the button below to become a member on a month by month basis:


 


We offer other methods of dues-payment here.


Work-Trade: If you cannot pay the $50 membership fee we have work-trade
opportunities available that drop the price of membership. Please email us with your request.

Family Plan: Do you have family who also want to become members of Xerocraft? Dues-paying members can take advantage of our family plan. Each additional family member can become a full Xerocraft member for only $10 more!

Gift Cards: Give the gift of Xerocraft with a gift card purchase! Gift cards grant the holder access to Members Only hacks and Open Hacks for a limited time. Find more information here.

Benefits of being a dues-paying member include:

  • Daily access to the space during our Members Only Hacks in addition to the Open Hacks (though the rule concerning gender during WTF Open Hack still applies).
  • After 2 months of membership and a record of trustworthy, responsible behavior with our staff, you can get your own key to the space, granting you 24 hour access! Find more information about obtaining a key here.
  • More on-site storage space so you don’t have to lug heavy projects back and forth.
  • Free attendance to workshops (this does not apply to possible materials fees).

metalcast_croppedSome important things to know:

  • Our open hours are available here.

  • You can view our calendar of upcoming events here.

  • Though your membership is greatly appreciated, we will take any donation amount you can spare. The easiest way to give is to use the blue “Donate Here!” button on the right side of the screen.

  • Paying membership dues is not required for you to be a part of the Xerocraft maker community.

  • All attendees are required to sign our liability waiver before using equipment or entering the metal or wood shops. You can fill out the form in person or download it here.

  • Xerocraft’s online forum is up and running. Click here and become a member.

Other Methods of Payment and Donation:

Pay with EverButton

If you don’t want to use 2Checkout we also offer membership payment through EverButton. You can pay through EverButton with your debit or credit card, bank account or WePay account:

Become a Member! (Recurring)

Become a Member! (One-Time)

Pay with PayPal

We also accept PayPal directly. You can send money to info@xerocraft.org.

Pay with Dwolla

We accept dues payment and donation through Dwolla. Our ID number is 812-583-6243.

Pay with Debit and Credit Card (In Person)

We accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover cards.

square-decalPay with Cash, Check, or Money Order (In Person)

You can also hand us cash, a check, or money order at our space.

Pay with BitCoin

At this time, Xerocraft does not accept BitCoin.

In order to make Xerocraft self-sustaining we need to recruit a number of regular, dues-paying members who feel as passionately as we do about creating and inventing. We are not a commercial enterprise looking to return a fat profit to some investors. Your donations go straight to paying rent and other expenses first and then to new materials and equipment. We are an all-volunteer operation without any paid staff. We are committed to putting in the work necessary to get things going and meet the needs of Tucsonan makers and hackers.

To become a regular contributing member come on down, get involved and fill out the membership form. We always encourage more members. Our big goal is to have so many members that we can to move to a larger space to accommodate a 24/7 operation with a lot more tools and resources.

We look forward to your involvement!

FAQs about Membership:

Q: How much does membership cost?

A: Membership is $50 per month. There are no start-up or cancellation fees. You can cancel anytime.

Q: Fifty bucks a month is a lot of money. Are there work-trade or volunteer positions available?

A: Yes and yes! Please contact our volunteer coordinator here.

Q: Why should I be a member?

A: Because Xerocraft is awesome and you want to support these resources to be available to your community. And you get access to members-only nights. Every night that isn’t an Open Hack is a members-only night.

Q: What is Open Hack?

A: Open Hack is a time for you to come into Xerocraft, meet fellow hackers, work on projects, attend introductory workshops, and share your knowledge. We have staff available to answer questions and guide you in the right direction.

Q: Is Open Hack free?

A: Yes! Open hack is free to everyone. We encourage and are grateful for donations but Open Hack is free and we won’t pester you about it.

Q: I’ve never used tools before. Can I still come to Open Hack?

A: YES! Open Hack is a time for beginners and experts alike to jump in head first. We host regular workshops during Open Hack to introduce you to all of the equipment we have available.

Q: When is Open Hack?

A: Check our hours for members and nonmembers here.