How to join Darlington for Culture

By becoming a member of DfC, you will be helping to support and enable arts activities and communities in and around Darlington.

Darlington for Culture Ltd is a Non-profit Society for the Benefit of the Community, a form of co-operative, offering membership to user groups and individuals. All members hold a nominal £1 share. Annual fees are £25 for an organisation and just £10 for an individual.

Your DfC membership helps:

  • Promote the Arts in Darlington
  • Protect Darlington’s cultural heritage
  • Give the Arts a voice at the highest levels within the Council
  • Support an Arts Festival each year
  • Help new acts, artists and events establish with grant support
  • Promote the Town as a cultural centre
  • Provide active event support with volunteers for organisational members of DfC
  • Support and promote the Hippodrome Theatre
  • Promote the wellbeing of all
  • Promote footfall and economic benefit to Town centre

To join, simply complete and submit a membership form, and annual membership can be paid by Standing Order. Visit the membership page for details and to download the forms.