Our SMMC Crier magazine reaches over 1400 members on a monthly basis and is an excellent way to access the Marin parent audience and support our club. If you are a business that would like to place an ad, we have one online option and several print options available:

1/6 Page

$ 110

One time


1/4 Page

$ 145

One time


1/2 Page

$ 275

One Time


Full Page

$ 550

One TimeBuy Now


$ 300

1/2 Page, One Time



We offer several types of discounts to advertisers. Please note that only one discount per account is allowed. Discounts are for the magazine (The Crier, print) only. If you qualify for one of these discounts, please email for a promo code. For information about partnerships and our Community Counts program, please email

Available discounts:

  5% discount for SMMC members
—  5% for 3-5 issues
—  10% for 6+ issues
—  10% discount for non-profits
—  20% discount for Community Counts partner


1. We accept full color or b/w print ads in PDF or high-resolution .tiff or .jpg format only. Online ads should be .jpg. Ads will be printed 4-color, so any spot colors will be converted on press.

2. Please ensure that your artwork dimensions match the specs in your ad listing.

3. Please be sure to save your ad as your company name.

Artwork Dimensions:

— 1/6 Page: 2.5×5″
— 1/4 Page: 4×5″
— 1/2 Page: 8×5″
— Full Page: 8×10″
— Premium Placement: 8×5″
— Online Ad 180x150px


Artwork should be emailed to your advertising contact. If you don’t have one, contact us at Artwork for ads is due approximately 5 weeks prior to our publication date. Deadlines for 2016 are in the table below.

Issue Publication Date Ad Artwork & Fees Due Date
Feb 2/1/16 12/25/15
March 3/1/16 1/25/16
April 4/1/16 2/25/16
May 5/1/16 3/25/16
June 6/1/16 4/25/16
July/Aug 7/1/16 5/25/16
Sept 9/1/16 7/25/16
Oct 10/1/16 8/25/16
Nov 11/1/16 9/25/16
Dec/Jan 12/1/16 10/25/16