Become a Member
The Chicago Creative Coalition (C3) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to supporting the professional growth of its members – creatives in the communication arts fields.
Benefits of Membership
- Members achieve personal and professional development through continuing education seminars covering a wide range of business, technical, marketing and creative topics;
- Social events and outings that help strengthen the communication arts business community;
- For Members Only workshops, seminars and salons encourage networking and personal and professional growth;
- Develop leadership skills through participation in committees and board appointments;
- Exchange of ideas and resources as well assistance from other members through the members-only e-mail list service, where members ask for and receive information and help from other members;
- Free promotion for yourself and your business with an on-line member Profile page to display text and images, with a link to your web site;
- Professional exposure through the free listing in the C3 on-line directory, with a link to your web site as well as access to other communication arts members
- Become a communication arts source to all web site visitors with your free listing, profile and portfolios
- Organization updates through the quarterly printed newsletter;
- Reasonable membership and program fees (members pay a discounted pr0gram fee);
- Eligibility for the annual Friend of C3 achievement award;
- Advertising opportunities through the C3 newsletter;
- Publicize your success stories through the newsletter, web site and e-list;
- Reduced rates at affiliate organization programs;
- Mentoring opportunities.
to Join or renew
Annual membership dues for working professionals : $95
Annual membership dues for students: $45
Use the online application below to pay via PayPal. You do not need to have a PayPal account, just any credit card.
If you have any difficulties with the online application, contact Membership Director Michael Tanimura.
You can also download, print, complete and mail the C3 Membership Application along with a check made out to:
Chicago Creative Coalition
747 W. Brompton Ave. Apt. 2
Chicago, IL 60657