Leading Membership

Leading Membership is for businesses that are participating in our Grow Organic Collection Program.

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<h2>Benefits</h2> <ul> <li style="text-align: left;">A listing in the <a href="http://directory.organiccouncil.ca">Ontario Organic Directory</a></li> <li style="text-align: left;">Vote on policy issues</li> <li style="text-align: left;">Board representative</li> <li style="text-align: left;">4 month featured listing in the directory</li> <li style="text-align: left;">3 months of free e-news and <a href="http://www.organiccouncil.ca/classifieds/">web classified ads</a></li> <li style="text-align: left;">2 months of banner advertising on OCO's website</li> <li style="text-align: left;">2 social media spotlights</li> <li style="text-align: left;">OCO event discounts for up to 4 people per event</li> <li style="text-align: left;"><a href="https://www.organiccouncil.ca/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/About-Your-Membership-Discounts-%E2%80%93-Supporting-Members-2019.pdf">Discounts with organic consultants, suppliers, and trade shows</a></li> <li style="text-align: left;"><a href="http://www.organiccouncil.ca/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Pricing-Grid-All-Ads-Listings-1.pdf">Advertising Discounts</a></li> </ul>
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