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Gig Union

Free resources for entrepreneurs, freelancers and contractors — finally.

Part of the TechSF initiative, Gig Union is an online/offline space for project-based workers to get help and get cracking. It's also a place for employers to peruse and hire from the Bay Area's finest freelancers.

Join Gig Union if you'd like to attend informative workshops on everything from taxes to invoicing, take advantage of networking opportunities at our monthly Nerd Underground events, connect with employers looking for contractors, and receive benefits through our partnership with Freelancers Union.

There are a lot of benefits to joining:

  • Learn how to transition to working for yourself and get information on your rights as a contract-based worker.
  • Receive health and retirement benefits through our partnership with Freelancers Union. Click here to enroll.
  • Develop collaborations and learn to bid on jobs together.
  • Participate in peer portfolio review sessions where you're given a chance to hear how others perceive your book, reel or portfolio .
  • Connected to paid gigs.
  • Stop feeling so alone out there

Don't wait to be a part of our unique community.