By becoming a member of the Taiko Community Alliance, you can make a significant difference in helping to preserve and advance the art of taiko. Your membership is tax-deductible and supports not only TCA's ongoing operational costs, but also future programming. 

Membership Levels:
  • $10 Student Membership
  • $50 Regular Membership
  • $1000 Lifetime Membership

If you're interested in becoming a Lifetime Member, but would prefer to pay for your membership in smaller installments over time, we have the following options available to you:
  • Make twelve monthly payments of $83.33, four quarterly payments of $250, or reach out to TCA Membership to design a plan that works for you, with the final payment being made by December 31, 2020.

  • Upon submitting this form, if you have chosen to "make a pledge for Lifetime Membership" in the Membership section below, your pledge will be sent to TCA Membership. Within a few days, you will receive an email directing you to our Lifetime Pledge Payment Portal, along with instructions for completing payments toward your Membership Pledge and how to modify your notification settings for payment reminder emails and pledge balance updates.
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If left blank, your membership record will list "Individual".

Gift Membership Info

If you are interested in giving a TCA Lifetime Membership Gift using installment payments or with multiple contributors, reach out to us at:

If you would like us to send a message along with this gifted membership, you can enter one here!
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Additional donations further help to facilitate more programs on behalf of the taiko community.
TCA's Monthly Contributors provide us with a dependable base of support as we maintain our ongoing programs and continue to expand our community outreach.

Your donation will be billed to your credit card each month. Once a year, we will send you a record of your giving history for tax purposes and give you an opportunity to update your pledge amount and the way you choose to pay it. Of course, you can change or cancel your payments at any time, and a record of your giving history can be made available to you upon request by reaching out to


Includes Membership, Additional Donations, and/or Transaction Fees as applicable.

The monthly amount that will be billed to your credit card.
Your first month's contribution will be billed separately from your Membership purchase.

Payment Info

Once you submit this form, your 2020 Membership Pledge will be submitted to TCA. An email containing the information submitted in this form will then be sent to you within a few days for your reference.

To complete your membership purchase, please send a check for the total amount due made out to Taiko Community Alliance to the following address:

Taiko Community Alliance
P.O. Box 26895
San Jose, CA 95159

Prize Drawing Preferences

From time to time, TCA may conduct prize drawings as membership incentives. As a new or renewing member, you will automatically be entered into any such drawings. By submitting this form, you are acknowledging that TCA may announce your name publicly on social media and our website. If you would like to opt out of these prize drawings, you may do so by checking the box below.

If you are giving the gift of membership, each membership given earns you an additional entry in potential prize drawings related to membership. Please note that the person receiving the gift must activate their membership in order for them to be entered into any prize drawings.