Non-Discrimination Policy

The Academy of Handmade does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, membership, hiring and firing of staff/contractors, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members, volunteers, vendors, and anyone else that works with our community.

At-Will Membership

All membership is considered "at-will" and no refund will be given to any member who decides to leave the Academy before their membership year is complete or if the Academy chooses to end membership due to a violation of the Member Agreement and Code of Conduct or for any other reason that the Academy sees as compromising the integrity of its community.