2011 MEMBERSHIP FORM
Effective December 1, 2010 to November 30, 2011
First Name: ________ Last Name: ____________________________
Status: (circle all that apply) Circle Member / Network Member / Community Partner
Participant in the following program/project – Please list programs or services currently being accessed:
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Circle Name: if applicable ___________ ___
Business Name: ________ ______
Position / Title: _________
Address: _______ _ ______
Unit #7, 977 Alloy Drive
City: _________er Postal Code: _ _______
Contact Numbers: Work: __________ _____ Fax: ____________________ _ ______
Cell: _____ ______ Home: _________ ____ Email: _ _ __
Website: ____________________ ___ ___
Please remember to submit any changes to your contact information by contacting
PARO at email@example.com to keep our members’ database/directory information up-to-date.
Type of Business: ______________
Please complete the following business description as you wish it to appear in the PARO members’
Business Description: attach separate sheet if necessary
If you wish to supply a personal photo or product picture, please sign below. Your signature
authorizes PARO to use this for any PARO promotional opportunity.
□ Yes, I would like to learn more about starting or “growing” my business through PARO
□ Yes, I would like to provide a “Success Story” to be promoted on-line, and otherwise in
PARO programs and networks to promote my business.
How did you hear about PARO?
If you were referred, were you referred by: □ a PARO member □ a PARO program participant
□ Circle Membership $10.00 Voting membership
A PARO circle member is a voting member of the organization. You can apply for a loan (increased 4
stage loan of $5000**) following the rules of the circle of your choice, and PARO. You enjoy special reduced
Circle member rates for functions, equipment and space rental at PARO Centre. Circle membership is $10.00
per year. You will be invited to networking meetings, workshops, general and annual meetings, and can take
advantage of joint community promotional events.
□ Network Membership $25.00 Non-voting membership
If you are not already a circle member, here is an option for you. A network membership of $25.00 per year
gives you an invitation (at discounted rates) to our “networking opportunities and conferences. You enjoy
special reduced Network member rates for functions, equipment and space rental at PARO Centre.
** Information on the 4 Stage Loan
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TERMS – 4 Stage Loan – using the same process, as for 1 , 2 and 3 stage loans, but for
4 stage loans of $5000, PARO will also require borrowers to:
Present cash flow projections for three years
Accept the term of the loan to be the same as for the 3 stage loan of $3000 (27 months), therefore the monthly
payment will increase accordingly to $220 per month.
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Have a Circle E-fund with at least $220 dollars for each 4 stage loan outstanding, and $120 for each 1 – 3
stage loan outstanding.
As for all PARO peer loans, the borrower must have successfully paid back loans for Stages 1, 2 and 3 before
advancing to Stage 4 of $5000.
Please return this form along with your cheque or money order to:
PARO Centre for Women’s Enterprise
105 North May Street, Suite 110
Thunder Bay, ON P7C 3N9
Or pay on-line at www.paro.ca
For more information please contact us:
Toll Free: 1.800.584.0252
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.paro.ca