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About the

San Juan Makers Guild

Our Mission
The Guild’s mission it to foster and promote locally made products, increase public engagement in the Islands' Maker Movement, and undertake strategic community-based economic strengthening.

A core value of the Guild is celebrating and sharing the unique island landscapes, lifestyles and creative industries of San Juan County, Washington.

The Guild offers activities for Makers, Learners, Buyers, Small Businesses and Maker Organizations across all creative industries.
To Foster the San Juan Islands Maker Community, the Guild Provides:
  • – A Networking Hub for Resource Sharing.
  • – Capacity Building for Small Businesses and Learners.
  • – Marketing for Maker Economy Growth.
  • – Grants to support Maker Enterprises.
  • – Activities that engage the public with creative Maker products, experiences, and solutions.
The Guild's Goals Are To:

  • – Encourage connections and collaborations.
  • – Broaden markets for local products.
  • – Increase local employment opportunities.
  • – Foster mentoring for all ages.
  • – Build a year-round economy.
  • – Promote resource efficiencies and demonstrate viable pathways for future creative entrepreneurs.

Spirit of the San Juans

The San Juan Makers Guild is a registered Washington Non-Profit Organization founded in 2019 and is

hosted by Heritage Ranch, Inc., a 501c3 non-profit charitable organization, founded 2004.

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