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Retailers
In which the person owns, has part-ownership, or manages a retail flower shop, greenhouse, and/or garden center, where at least 75 per cent of the overall sales of the retail member's business directly involves the sale of flowers, plants, and related floral items to the general public, and the business maintains a storefront type, visibly signed facility open to the general public.

View members: Real Connecticut Florists 

Suppliers
In which the person owns, manages, or otherwise represents a company that supplies retail florists, greenhouses, and/or garden centers

View Members:  Wholesale & Supply Members

Mass Marketers
In which the company has a full-service floral department

Independent Designers
In which the person works independently within the floral industry.


Out of State Florist
In which the person owns, has part-ownership, or manages a retail flower shop, greenhouse, and/or garden center, where at least 75 per cent of the overall sales of the retail member's business directly involves the sale of flowers, plants, and related floral items to the general public, and the business maintains a storefront type, visibly signed facility open to the general public. 

View Members:  Real Northeast Florists


Associate Membership

View Members:  Educator | Student | Senior | Independent Members


Students
In which the person is a full-time student at a high school or higher educational institution, or a student in the CFA Floral Design School.

Education/Research
In which the person is employed as an educator or a researcher at a public or private institution or a governmental agency in a field related to the floriculture industry. 

Employee
In which the person works for a member of CFA  good standing.

Senior
In which the person is retired from other membership categories.

member benefits

​​​​​​Associate Membership
Students:                          $50 annual dues  
Education/Research:       $50 annual dues 
Employee:                        $50 annual dues  
Senior:                              $25 annual dues​

Member

​​​​Full Membership 
1-10 employees:              $150 annual dues 
11-20 employees:            $175 annual dues 
21-30 employees:            $200 annual dues 
31-50 employees:            $300 annual dues 
51-100 employees:          $400 annual dues 
101+ employees:             $550 annual dues 
Out of State Florists:        $85 annual dues

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 Benefits

  • ​CFA keeps you up in the loop.  MEMBERS ONLY BENEFIT . Members get CFA Today   by e-mail.


  • CFA members get vital information and advice to help their business every day. CFA members may call Connecticut’s top labor attorney, Robert Noonan, for quick answers on employee problems. There is no fee for this wealth of knowledge, its included in your member dues.​


  • Members of CFA are eligible to take advantage of membership in the The Florist Federal Credit Union which offers incredible rates on loans, merchant card services, online banking, insurance & more.


  • CFA Members also enjoy a group discount on tires for you and your business from Town Fair Tire​ 

Perri Farms 

Free Delivery on all Web orders placed for the month of September 

Hertz Rent a Car​

​  10% Discount on Hertz Daily Member Benefit Rates (car classes A through F Compact 2 Door through Full-size 4 Door).
  10% Discount on Hertz Standard Daily, Weekend, Weekly and Monthly Rates (all car classes).
   5% or greater Discount on Hertz Leisure Daily, Weekend, Weekly and Monthly Rates (all car classes).

East Coast
FREE DELIVERY on all CFA member orders $300+ 

Fall River
Spend an invoice total of $ 250.00 or more of Hardgood items on any daily invoice and receive one case of glass  from any of their printed glass advertisements for FREE! So, if you spend $250 three days in a row, you get three cases!  Are you as excited as we are? 

You must be a CFA member in good standing and you must provide a your sales rep with a promotional code to get any of these benefits. 




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