Join NEBBA Today - It's a Great Investment in Your Business

Membership dues are $100 per calendar year and support our marketing and promoting of NE Broadway/Weidler, advocating for the needs of businesses, putting on major annual events, networking happy hours and much more. And we’ll launch an exciting series of new member benefits – including a first-time District Organizer – in the coming year.   

To Join:

Fill out and print the Membership Form using the PDF link below.

 NEBBA 2017 Membership Form 

If Paying by check (payable to NEBBA):
Mail your completed Membership Form to: NEBBA, 1631 NE Broadway #449, Portland, OR. 97232

You can also pay via Square over the phone or we can come by and swipe your card. Contact Murray Koodish at the email or phone below.

If paying by credit card, please mail your completed Membership Form to: NEBBA, 1631 NE Broadway #449, Portland, OR. 97232

Need more Information? Contact Murray Koodish. email: murray@greatwinebuys.com or 503-287-2897

 

Membership Benefits – What’s in it For My Business?

2017 Member Benefits

Advertising, Marketing and Promotion

  • NEW | Earned Media – secured significant positive media coverage including features in The Oregonian, Hollywood Star, Portland Monthly, EaterPDX and Willamette Week 

  • Discounted Advertising – expand your reach with low-cost ads in local publications  
  • Website (nebroadway.com) – promotes district businesses (directory) and events (calendar) plus easy online membership payment option
  • Social Media (Facebook) – boosted member posts; increased followers 20% 
  • Newsletter (Monthly) – sent to 450 district businesses and customers

Business Education, Information and Networking

  • NEW | Broadway Afterhours (February, May, September, November) – hosted Happy Hours provide opportunities to network, refer business and celebrate district successes

  • NEW | Coffee and Connections (Monthly) – start your day with a caffeine jolt for your business! Hosted Coffee Hour provides opportunities to hear about district changes, network, refer business and share business needs

District Identity Events

  • Summer Super Sale (July) – 3-day event promotes district and generates increased revenue and foot traffic through extensive marketing for participating businesses

  • Ladies Night Out (December) – unique 1-day event drives sales and holiday spirit for participating businesses

Advocacy and Representation

  • NEW | Holding City Hall Accountable – leveraging our strong relationships with City Commissioners and Bureau staff, we secured victories to protect your business and will continue to advocate on your behalf
  • NEW | District Organizer – dedicated business district employee will promote your business and help you take advantage of new member benefits including events and marketing  
  • Board and Committees (Communication; Events) – join the Board or committees and help make important decisions about NE Broadway events, promotions and advocacy efforts

Member of Venture Portland - a Powerful City-wide Network of Business Districts

  • Grant Funding – eligible to apply for annual grants for district projects/events.

  • City-wide Marketing Campaigns – highlight neighborhood businesses and districts
  • Representation with City leaders – Commissioner Fish is official City Council Liaison to Venture Portland and neighborhood business districts; elevates status of district businesses

But Wait, There’s More!

COMING IN 2018 - NEW MEMBER BENEFITS

You talked. We listened. We’re bringing you a better NE Broadway.

The NE Broadway Business Association is excited to preview a new series of programs to benefit your business (2017 dues provide critical seed funding for these additions). Launching in 2018, these innovative activities will leverage the new benefits offered this year.    

NEW | Health and Wellness Spring Fling
Promotes health and wellness businesses with tours, activities and customer passport

NEW | District Map
Highlights district businesses with 5,000 copies distributed to businesses, hotels, Travel Portland Visitor Center and nearby residents

NEW | Makin’ it on Broadway
Promotes the innovative makers (food, beverage, goods, services) on NE Broadway with behind-the-scenes business tours and shopping incentives