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FASHION YOUR FUTURE INFO SESSION
Wed, 19 April 2017, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM EDT
TFI FASHION YOUR FUTURE
ARE YOU AGED 20 - 29 AND INTERESTED IN STARTING A FASHION ACCESSORY BUSINESS?
SIGN UP TODAY AND ATTEND OUR FREE INFORMATION SESSION!
Gain skills and knowledge to launch your own business and learn how to receive up to $3000!
Funded by the Government of Ontario as part of the Youth Jobs Strategy
Fashion Your Future is a FREE, THREE-PHASE program for aspiring accessory designers
Phase 1: July 4 - August 4, an intensive, FULL-TIME Accessory Biz Bootcamp for up to 60 youth aged 20 - 29. Please note that PROOF OF AGE and a Canadian SOCIAL INSURANCE NUMBER are required.
Phase 2: August 8 to September 8, the TOP 10 achieving bootcamp graduates progress to Phase 2 where they'll receive a $1,000 micro-grant to develop and produce a spring 2018 sample accessory collection using mentor guidance and resources.
Phase 3: September 11 to October 31, Phase 2 graduates pitch their collection and 3 year business plan to a panel of industry experts in order to advance to Phase 3. It's a competitive process and only the TOP 5 designers will advance to Phase 3 where they'll receive an additional $2,000 in micro-financing, a look book photo shoot, participation in the Toronto Fashion Incubator's Press & Buyers Trade Show taking place in October and a limited time offer of a FREE workspace studio at TFI!
Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
Yes, you must be aged 20 - 29 to attend this event. Proof of age is required at the door.
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
To reach TFI, take the Dufferin 29 bus southbound and exit at the Dufferin gates or at the corner of Manitoba Drive and Quebec Avenue. You can also take the Harbourfront LRT westbound or the Bathurst streetcar southbound to Exhibition Place (please contact the TTC for routes and schedules). If you're taking the GO train, exit at Exhibition Place station. If driving, there is a Green P parking lot located on the north side of Manitoba Drive.
Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?
No, tickets are non-transferable.