Anyone who is interested in amateur radio is welcome to join. You do not need to be a licensed ham to be a member.

 Benefits of being a CARA member include:

  • A large group of knowledgeable and friendly people willing to help you with your radio communication questions
  • Lending library of reference books and other resources related to amateur radio available to CARA members
  • Selected radio and test equipment for loan to CARA members for temporary use
  • Space in the CARA newsletter for members to advertise personal radio equipment for sale to CARA members

 CARA offers three classes of membership:

  • Full - Current licensed amateur radio operator, with dues paid in full; may vote in regular and special meetings
  • Associate - Not licensed amateur radio operator, with dues paid in full; may not vote in regular and special meetings
  • Life - Granted by the Board of Directors as per the Bylaws; may vote in regular and special meetings

CARA membership payments are due on January 1st of each year. As a one-time courtesy to a new member, if the member pays in the last quarter of a year (between October 1st and December 31st), the dues paid will count for the following calendar year.

Yearly Dues:

  • $10.00 - Regular member

 To join, complete the membership application and pay the dues through the PayPal link below. You may also mail a check, or pay by check/cash given to the Treasurer at a CARA meeting.

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