Volunteers have a wide range of possibilities available for participation. The Friday Night football crew has openings to record high school games. Studio and truck crews are always needed. Volunteers can become producers and develop their own shows. Grant writers can volunteer to develop proposals that partner with SMC to utilize media outreach which is often needed in a grant proposal. This list is endless.
Have a great idea or story to tell? Need equipment for producing a program (Must be available to show on SMC)? Interested in learning about digital media production? Visit our staff about becoming a member or class or individual training. General membership is $25. Producer membership is $45. Partnership and organizational membership is $75. Youth membership is $5. Volunteer and membership can be waived.
A producer creates their own content to be distributed via cablecast and online to the community at large. All producers take responsibility for their own programs. Copyrighted information needs permission. Inappropriate language, violence, nudity, libel, slander, obscenity, or subject matter not fit for regular viewing is subject for review and may not be allowed.
If you are interested in learning more, we offer classes by appointment or Wednesday evenings. Classes cover topics such as camera, audio, studio, editing, media truck, and directing.
Salina Media Connection also offers an Internship Program for youth and college students. Call for details.
A Creative Contributor is someone who creates media programs for Salina Media Connection but is paid individually for each piece of published work. To get started, arrange for an appointment to visit with the management team at the office about the process which includes membership along with a user agreement. Creative Contributors are stringers (independent contractors) and receive a fee for their work.