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Membership & Benefits

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The Family Business Center offers a few different ways for you to join.


  • Company Membership for the 2022-23 NUFBC $350.00
  • Sole Proprietorship for the 2022-23 NUFBC $175.00


  • In-Person Breakfast Sponsor plus Company Membership $1,000.00
  • Virtual Breakfast Sponsor plus Company Membership $500.00


Company Membership ($350)

  • Free attendance and up to two additional guests to attend in-person forums and unlimited guests for virtual events.
  • Interaction with family and privately owned business peers.

Sponsorship plus Company Membership ($500/$1000)

  • Benefits listed above +
  • Company logo and link on our website page for the entire season.
  • Company brochure (company provided) at each place setting (if in-person).

Sole Proprietorship Membership ($175)

  • Free attendance for one person to attend in-person and virtual forums.

Guests ($50)

  • Guests can attend at a cost of $50 for in-person forums.

Resources and contacts

  • Murak & Associates (Buffalo, NY)
    A practical approach to management consulting is what makes Murak & Associates, LLC unique from other consulting firms. Our company’s promise is to develop customized solutions that are focused on Analysis, Results and Growth.
  • Next Point, LLC (Buffalo, NY)
    “When You’re Ready To Change The Game”.  Next Point was created to address the needs of small to mid-size closely held businesses that wish to restructure, grow, and most of all thrive.
  • Niagara Small Business Development Center (Lockport, NY)
    The Niagara Small Business Development Center (SBDC) provides management and technical assistance. The center specializes in free and confidential one-on-one counseling dealing with small-business opportunities and problems. They also offer training and instructional programs targeted to the needs and interests of the small business.
  • SCORE (Buffalo, NY)
    SCORE is America’s premier small business counseling organization since 1964. Our mission is to help you achieve your business goals. They offer business advice and mentoring, workshops, and supporting tools and resources.
  • U.S. Small Business Administration (Buffalo, NY)
    Since 1953, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) mission is to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise and to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation.
  • World Trade Center Buffalo Niagara
    WTCBN is an international business development organization. Since 1988, they have helped thousands of manufacturers and service companies grow by showing them how to take advantage of foreign trade opportunities.