CAFE Canada

CAFE Membership Opportunities

Being part of a business family presents unique challenges - connect with other Family Businesses for success!

CAFE offers a variety of forums to share experiences, knowledge and support with other family businesses. Becoming a CAFE member may be one of the best investments you’ll make in the future success of your family, and your business. View this video to learn what CAFE could mean to you and your business:



There are three ways to join our family business community:

Affiliate Member: An introduction to the CAFE experience for individuals who want to support and stay connected to our community without being actively involved in a local CAFE chapter.

Family Member: Intended for family businesses of all sizes and industry types with membership extending to the whole family. Family members are affiliated with their local CAFE chapter and actively participate in chapter events and Personal Advisory Groups.

Advisor Member: Intended for professionals and professional firms that provide consulting and services to family businesses. Advisor members are affiliated with and actively involved in their local CAFE chapter.

The benefits of CAFE membership are outlined below:

Membership Benefits Affiliate Member Family Member Advisor Member

Participation in a CAFE Personal Advisory Group (PAG) - your own dedicated ‘board of advisors’ of CAFE members from different noncompeting family businesses who meet monthly to share both personal & business experiences in a highly confidential and supportive environment

Access to CAFE’s Personal Advisory Group Resources & Training Workshops to maximize your PAG experience

Membership in your local CAFE Chapter

FREE profile of your professional advisory services on CAFE's online Certified Advisor Registry

Opportunities to host, sponsor or present at CAFE educational events (workshops, seminars, webinars, special events, etc...)

Opportunities to network, share and learn at CAFE’s local chapter events (seminars, workshops, webinars, special events) with preferred CAFE member pricing

Opportunities to network, share and learn at CAFE's national events including the annual Family Business Symposium and Family Enterprise of the Year Achievement Award Gala with preferred CAFE member pricing

FREE access to CAFE’s online information, news and Family Business Resources to help your family succeed

FREE access to CAFE Family Business Webinars & Webinar Archive

FREE access to our CAFE Family Business Videos including member-only videos

Learn and share by participating in CAFE’s social media community - join our LinkedIn group and follow us on Twitter

Stay connected and profile your business in CAFE's online member-only Membership Directory

Stay up-to-date on CAFE news and family business issues through CAFE E-newsletters and email updates

Find a trusted Family Business Advisor with recognized accreditation and experience assisting family businesses

Membership in an organization dedicated to supporting the family business community and helping you succeed!

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