Supporting The Maker Ecosystem

Nation of Makers is a national nonprofit dedicated to helping support America’s maker organizations through community building, resource sharing, and advocacy, within the maker movement and beyond.

Our Members

Impacting Communities Around the World Through Making

Our member organizations are having local and global impacts in communities around the world. Attend an event hosted by a Nation of Makers' member organization near you.

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Our focus


The maker movement starts with the maker community. Nation of Makers brings maker organizations together through innovative partnerships and programs.


Browse Nation of Makers' Resource Library to find free resources from maker organizations around the world.


Advocating for the maker movement starts with sharing your maker story. Download the Nation of Makers Advocacy Toolkit, and learn how to become a maker advocate today!

Community events

Want to experience the maker movement? Check out events hosted by
Nation of Makers member organizations in your region.

June 9-10, 2018  

Host   Nation of Makers

Location   Santa Fe, New Mexico

June 12, 2018   All Day
Capitol Hill Maker Faire

Host   Nation of Makers with IMLS and the Congressional Maker Caucus

Location   Rayburn House Office Building Washington, DC

June 11-17, 2018   All Week
National Week of Making

Host   Nation of Makers

Location   Communities Everywhere