Becoming a TFI Outreach Member
Join our passionate group of fashion entrepreneurs, industry insiders and cultural supporters by becoming a TFI member. Your membership will help our non-profit organization continue to offer amazing business-building opportunities, services and programs at affordable rates to fashion entrepreneurs, students and start-ups, to help them thrive and survive in the challenging world of fashion. With a proven track record of over 30 years launching many of Canada's top fashion businesses, we've created a co-sharing community that's envied and emulated around the world.
Not a designer or fashion entrepreneur? No problem! You can sponsor a membership for someone you know or donate a membership anonymously and we'll award it to a worthy candidate. Anyone can join TFI's Outreach Membership program simply by remitting an annual fee.
TFI members enjoy professional, private, one-on-one mentoring, invitations to networking socials and access to coveted fashion business reference materials in the TFI Resource Centre such as the Pantone colour library, professional trend books, WWD online and exclusive webinars. In addition, TFI members can get discounts on our e-lists and event tickets. Click here for a list of membership benefits.
A TFI membership is also a great way to get inside information about the fashion industry and make important contacts with key influencers. Many of Canada's top designers and fashion entrepreneurs are TFI Outreach members or alumni such as: Bent Boys, Comrags, Greta Constantine, Jason Matlo, Jenny Bird, Line Knitwear, Martine Lemieux, Peggy Sue Collection, Sarah Stevenson, Sentaler, Shay Lowe, Siphay Southidara, Smythe and Todd Lynn to name just a few.
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Due to COVID, we have stopped printing membership cards so your TFI membership number and expiry date will be emailed to the email address you provided within 1 - 2 days after purchase. Check your inbox for a "Welcome to TFI" email from us and if you haven't received it within 3-4 business days please drop us a note. Also, please refer to the “Contact Us” page for closing dates and please call us in advance as we're open by appointment only.
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