If you would like to support your community paper in a concrete way or become more than just a reader, we invite you to become a member of our association.

This great little community newspaper takes a lot of time, money and hard work to get to your mailbox. Advertising revenue is falling and no longer covering expenses.

We need community members to show their support financially and with their time (check out our volunteer opportunities) in order for this newspaper to be viable and vibrant.

Members are acknowledging they support our publication as well as our mission and goals. The Rat Creek Press provides member-only opportunities, perks and benefits.

Perks & Benefits:

  • RCP Member card.
  • Advanced pdf copy of monthly issue.
  • Invitations to provide editorial & design input.
  • Opportunity to take on assignments like contributor, photographer, ambassador.
  • Join committees.
  • Speak & vote at Annual General and Special meetings.
  • Annual membership event.

Membership Qualifications:

  • 13 years of age or older
  • live or work in one of the RCP neighbourhoods (Alberta Avenue, Delton, Eastwood, Elmwood Park, Spruce Avenue, Parkdale-Cromdale, Westwood).


  • $10 annually
  • The membership year is the calendar year.

How to become a member:

Fill in our online membership form.

Make payment via credit card below or

eTranfser payment to or

drop/mail payment in our locking mailbox 9210 118 Avenue, Edmonton, AB  T5G 0N2.


A newspaper by the community for the community