Please note that our online membership application is temporarily unavailable.
To join NICRA and pay with Visa or Mastercard, please download our membership application, complete it and return by fax to the NICRA office at 847-301-8402. You may also send in the form without your credit card information, and call the NICRA office at 847-301-7500 to provide your credit card information over the phone.
If you prefer to pay by check, please download our membership application and mail with payment to the NICRA office.
Please review each type of membership and choose the one corresponding to your business:
Prospective Store Owners and Active Members
ELIGIBILITY - Prospective Store Owners have all the rights and privileges of active membership with some restrictions as outlined in the Associationís By Laws. Active Membership is open to any retail store organization where the sale of frozen dairy products is an item or business. One or more retail stores must be owned or operated by the applicant. A manufacturing plant store is considered as one store. Part-year operated stores are considered as full time stores in computing dues payment. Membership begins when application and payment for one year are received. Membership dues are non-refundable.
ELIGIBILITY - Supplier Membership is open to any person, firm or corporation engaged in the business of manufacturing, selling or distributing supplies, equipment, materials, or ingredients used in the manufacture of and retail distribution of ice cream related products. Membership covers only one company or corporation; associated or subsidiary companies or corporations under the same general management cannot be included in a single membership. Membership begins when application and payment for one year are received. Membership dues are non-refundable.