FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

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WHAT ARE THE REQUIREMENTS TO BE A MEMBER?
Although we are a non-discriminatory organization, our members are required to be entrepreneurs and own or be partial owner of their business(es). We do not have any geographical restraints for membership, but those who are local to Northwest Indiana will benefit from attending workshops and networking events.


WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF BECOMING A MEMBER OF THE COLLECTIVE?

To view member benefits, visit our Membership page.


I’VE APPLIED FOR MEMBERSHIP. WHEN CAN I EXPECT TO HEAR FROM YOU?

Applications are reviewed in the order in which they are received, and you will receive a response from The Collective within five business days.


I DO NOT HAVE A MEMBERSHIP - CAN I STILL ATTEND YOUR WORKSHOPS?
Yes, unless otherwise noted, all of our workshops are open to the public! Our members do have access to free tickets to regular monthly tickets. Tickets are sold on a first come, first serve basis and cannot be held for members and non-members.


I DO NOT HAVE A MEMBERSHIP - CAN I STILL ATTEND YOUR NETWORKING EVENTS?
Our networking events are for members only and cannot be attended by the general public. If you would like to attend a networking event, you can apply for membership.