We know that running a small business takes an unending reserve of vision, planning and hard work.  We make becoming a member of the Kenton Business Association an easy process filled with accessible benefits and diverse opportunities to support your success.  From gaining a voice in the future of the organization to receiving booth discounts for our popular Kenton Street Fair event, our goal is to multiple our strengths with creative ideas and open communication amongst all our members.

Frequently Asked Questions

[toggle title=”Who can join?”]Membership is open to all businesses in the Kenton neighborhood.[/toggle][toggle title=”How much are dues?”]Membership dues are $100/year, with our membership year running April 1 – March 31. Dues are prorated.[/toggle][toggle title=”What are the benefits of membership?”]

  • A vote on all KBA business issues
  • Listing on KBA website with a full-color logo, link to your business website, social media pages, and direct email link
  • Discounted rate on group marketing
  • Discounted rate on street fair booths
  • Representation at larger organizational meetings (City meetings, larger associations, etc.)
  • Listing on the Third Thursday Art Walk website (if you will be showing artwork or offering a discount on Third Thursdays)
  • Membership access to add events and activities to the KBA calendar

[/toggle][toggle title=”When and where are the KBA meetings?”]Our general meetings are held on the first Thursday of the month from 9am-10am at the Kenton Firehouse.[/toggle][toggle title=”How do I pay my membership dues?”]Membership dues should be made payable to the “Kenton Business Association” and mailed to:

2209 N. Schofield
Portland, OR 97217

Upon receipt of payment, you will receive a confirmation of your new membership status.[/toggle]

 2013 Leadership Team

President – Jessie Burke, Posies Bakery & Cafe
Vice-President – Maureen Bachmann, Kenton Antiques & Collectibles
Treasurer – Michelle Sydnor, Integrate Architecture
Secretary – Mackenzie Doyle, Po’ Shines Cafe de la Soul

KBA Membership Application 2013