Start or Renew an annual membership to EMCA

The East Marion Community Association is an all-volunteer, non-political, not-for-profit organization dedicated to preserving East Marion’s rural character, enhancing a sense of community, monitoring land use, planning, zoning and issues affecting the quality of life and safety of all East Marion residents.

EMCA has accomplished a great deal, but there are many other issues to keep an eye on. Please support us by becoming a member, or renewing your membership, making a contribution and volunteering. We are the only organization in the world whose sole concern is for the protection and enrichment of East Marion.

Individual Memberships are $20 per year for one person, Household Memberships are $25 per year for two or more people living at the same residence.
You can join for the 2018-2019 season either by downloading a Membership Form by clicking here, making out a check to EMCA and mailing it to:
EMCA, PO Box 625, East Marion, NY 11939
Pay with a credit card using the attached form.

Please join today.

What we do:

  • We are watchdogs for our hamlet at town government meetings.
  • We engage the community at our monthly meetings on topics of local interest with representatives who are knowledgeable in their field.
  • We inform the community by producing the East Marion Hamlet Herald and sending action update emails.
  • We keep East Marion on the radar screen of town and county officials.
  • We provide an outlet for residents of East Marion to air their concerns about what is affecting them in their neighborhoods.
  • We archive East Marion’s history through video and oral interviews and by maintaining a digital photo library of historic local images.
  • We bring neighbors together through community potlucks, ice cream socials and holiday get-togethers.