Franklin Boulevard Business Association                                                                                              Fall  2016 Newsletter
Tales from the Trail
  In This Issue:
  • 2015 Annual Report
  • Donate via Amazon!
  • Hispanic/Latino Parade (Event)
  • Festival of Flavors (Event)
2015 Annual Report released!
Our 2015 Annual Report is officially released. 

Some highlights include:
- $443,000 SACOG Grant for new Streetscape Project on Franklin Boulevard!
- Our 2016 Strategic Plan
- New businesses in the district
- Events we hosted and participated in
Donate via Amazon!

Part of our endeavor to better our business district is investing in our physical infrastructure, businesses, partner agencies and educational opportunities. We have formed our Community Development Corporation (CDC) to do exactly that.

Now there is a way to donate without actually donating! When you shop on Amazon.com, be sure to click here and bookmark the page when you shop online. For every purchase you make, Amazon.com donates 0.5% to our foundation that support bettering our community!

EVENTS COMING UP:
We are sponsoring and supporting these Latino/Hispanic events!
11th Annual Sacramento
Hispanic/Latino Parade.
"Honoring our Heritage, Educating
for the Future."

Sunday October 9, 2016.
Starts at 10 am:

Corner of Sutterville Road
and Franklin Blvd.
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Ends: Saint Rose Church,
5961 Franklin Blvd.
Celebrate diversity and our community's prosperity! This event marks Opening Doors' third annual fundraiser. Join us for tapas style dishes from around the world, local beers and wine, live music, a silent auction, and more!

Cool off with a glass of Two Rivers Cider, enjoy sweet and salty appetizers from Cielito Lindo, and try Afghan bolani from East Market & Restaurant!

Tickets are $40 in advance, and go up at the door.

Proceeds benefit Opening Doors, our clients and programs. Your support empowers survivors of trafficking, refugees, immigrants, and other under-served in our community.