Contrary to popular belief cash is not always king. I come from a small town on the coast of Maine. Bartering and/or trading was, and is, how things are often done in lieu of cash transactions. It was also how rapport was developed and reputations made.
Do you have a skill, trade, or profession that you are willing to offer in exchange for a membership? All you have to do is ask (email me). Let me know what you have to offer or what you do and let us see if we can figure out a way to build some rapport.