Founders Fund Membership

Founders Fund Membership

Regular price $225.50

About Memberships:

**Memberships are temporarily re-open in light of current events and small businesses impacted by COVID-19**

Become a member and invest in yourself while investing in others: Access mentorship, resources, and apply for up to 50k in funding for your business.

From your $225 membership, $125 is invested directly into our non repayable funding pool exclusively funded by entrepreneurs, for entrepreneurs. The remainder supports programming and operational costs to support your business.

  • Monthly remote friendly mentorship sessions and AMA's with our established entrepreneurial mentors (All you need is access to wifi and a laptop or mobile device!)

  • Peer mentor matching: We match you with a member in a similar stage of growth so that you can both gain practical advice, encouragement and support throughout your entrepreneurial journey.

  • A library of digital resources including courses and programming that will help you grow your business

  • In -Real -Life networking and educational events across Canada

  • The support of your fellow members and the Founders Fund digital community

What stage of business should I be in to invest in a membership?

It's never too early or too late to invest in your business! Whether your business is in ideation (pre-launch) or your business is well established, accessing our network of over 50+ mentors and 300+ like minded members across the country will give any entrepreneur an opportunity to increase their network and level up.

When Does Programming Begin?

  • Programming will begin in January 2020 through November 2020

  • Funding applications will open in April 2020

  • Finalists receive funding in summer 2020. 

  • Note: Funding applications will only be open to members.

Am I eligible to receive funding when applications open? 

To be eligible for funding, your business must:

  • be a Founders Fund Member

  • be at least 50% woman identified and/or non-binary-owned

  • be registered as a Canadian company

  • have generated less than $1 million in revenue to date

  • have been in business for more than six months from the time applications open ( aka revenue generating) 

How does the Membership Subscription work?

Every year, your membership will auto-renew. If you are billed and decide you no longer wish to receive mentorship, access to funding and additional benefits to your business, you can cancel within 30 days from being charged. To cancel, simply login to your membership portal and select 'cancel subscription'. Note, if you have applied for funding your membership is non-fundable.

Please check this page for a full list of FAQ's!