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EDBA Mission and Goals

Mission: 

  • To work together with all Downtown businesses and organizations to create engaging events that draw people downtown and provide positive and memorable experiences; 
  • to focus on our unique Downtown resources and assets; 
  • and to support common goals with a spirit of community.


Goals:

  • Offer an affordable membership fee to fund administrative and operational expenses;
  • Create and sponsor activities that will attract area residents and visitors, and benefit downtown area businesses including retail, dining, lodging, personal services and business services;
  • Encourage community spirit and positive impacts on downtown businesses and employees;
  • Share current communications about Downtown Evergreen activities and successes;
  • Collaborate and cooperate with other organizations that will contribute to and/or enhance our goals; and
  • Promote the support to area non-profits that align with our mission, goals and objectives


Objectives

Objectives:

  • Maintain an active website www.DowntownEvergreen.com showcasing Downtown as a destination for multiple activities including shopping, dining, personal and health services, business services, lodging, visual and performing arts, culture, heritage, music, and outdoor recreation;
  • Maintain an active Facebook Page at Heart of Evergreen and post activity on other local social media sites & calendars;
  • Maintain an active phone line with responses in 24-48 hours;
  • Send regular press releases to area media;
  • Send regular communications (i.e. newsletters, reports and emails) to Downtown businesses and organizations;
  • Hold monthly membership meetings 
  • Plan and implement annual community events;
  • Maintain safe and tidy storefronts and seasonal décor (Holiday lights Thanksgiving– Mar 1; Patriotic Buntings Memorial – Labor Day);
  • Raise necessary funds for events and operations through Membership fees, Sponsorships, Donations & In-Kind Services;
  • Be active members of the Evergreen Chamber of Commerce, Lariat Loop and other appropriate organizations;
  • Support Downtown events such as Sculpture Evergreen, Rodeo Parade, Jazz Festival, Hiwan Museum, Center Stage, etc.;
  • Incorporate opportunities for non-profit organizations that align with our mission, goals and objectives.


Evergreen Downtown Business Association

PO Box 1502, Evergreen, Colorado 80437

303-670-9207

info@downtownevergreen.com


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Evergreen Downtown Business Association is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization. 

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