Canton Association of Business & Industry (CABI) members are an excellent resource for knowing how to get things done right in Canton, MA. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions about doing business in Canton. If you don’t find what you’re looking for, feel free to contact us at cabi@cantonbusiness.org.

How do I join CABI
Fill out our online application form and submit it to our membership committee. Applicants voted into membership will receive an invoice for annual dues via email and payable online through PayPal or by mail with a company check.

Why should I join CABI?
As a CABI member you will have access to professionals throughout our community and resources for growing your business. You will be part of an organized effort giving back to the community and advocating for local issues.

How does CABI help me be a good community partner?
Canton Association of Business & Industry members aim to be good stewards of local interests. By working together, CABI members raise significant funds to support civic and charitable organizations in Canton, Massachusetts. Consolidated donations, including membership fees and funds raised through CABI sponsored events such as the Canton Road Race and the Tom Clark Golf Event, allow broader contributions than would be possible individually. CABI is a 501(c)(3) organization and most of our revenue goes back to the community through donations, contributions and scholarships.

How can CABI help my business grow?
Our mission is to make Canton a better community for both businesses and residents. CABI holds quarterly events that provide members with opportunities for business-to-business networking and social engagement. Our primary fundraisers, including the Canton Road Race and the Tom Clark Golf Event, offer opportunities for volunteering, sponsorship and participation. Guest speaker events provide access to prominent members of our community such as the chief of police, fire chief and members of the board of selectmen. By both attending and hosting Lunch & Learn programs, members can network, share information and build connections within the local business community.

How can I get involved in CABI?
Host a Lunch & Learn at your company and invite members to learn about your business. Lunch & Learns are a great way to network in our community and meet other professionals conducting business in Canton, MA. Volunteer, sponsor or participate in one of our fundraisers or join us at a social outing.

How can CABI help me with my business concerns?
Whether you’re looking to expand your business permitting, get help with zoning, or find answers to questions affecting your business, CABI members can help you make key contacts within the town. Our executive committee and board of directors represent a diverse group of business leaders in the community as well as town officials who either have the knowledge and expertise you need or know who to contact to help you achieve your objectives.

How is CABI organized?
Canton Association of Business & Industry has a five-member executive board and an 18 member board of directors representing membership. Our board of directors includes a diverse group of individuals from the town and the business community. CABI is a 501(c)(3) organization with no salaries drawn by the executive committee or board of directors.

What if I still have questions?
Email us at cabi@cantonbusiness.org or complete our online contact form.