• Feb 2 | Downtown Recovery conversations start tomorrow: join us!
  • Valentines Promotions | Send us your specials to share!
  • Feb 4 | Your rates & Santa Cruz's Water Shortage Contingency Plan
  • Feb 8 | CA Relief Grants Round 2 Applications Due
  • Sign-up! | One-on-one social media coaching
Join Tomorrow's Downtown Recovery Conversations
Tuesday, February 2 | 8:30AM ~ Downtown Recovery Meeting:
Neal Coonerty, Bookshop Santa Cruz
Joe Ferrara, Atlantis Fantasy World
Ellen Gil, Sockshop & Shoe Co.
Joe Hall, former Assistant Redevelopment Manager
Cynthia Matthews, former Mayor
Larry Pearson, Pacific Cookie Company
Patty Zoccoli, Zoccoli’s Deli

Tuesday, February 2 | 11:00AM ~ Downtown Recovery Meeting:
hosted by our Economic Development partners

Be featured on @DowntownSantaCruz social media!
Got a Valentine's Day special or promotion that needs some love? Send us an image/graphic and blurb about your special so we can give you attention! Don't forget to always tag @DowntownSantaCruz in all your social media posts and stories so our fans can be yours too!
Feb 4 | Input Opportunity with Santa Cruz Water Department
The City of Santa Cruz's new Water Shortage Contingency Plan has an effect on all commercial ratepayers in our service area. Depending on your usage, your rates may be dramatically affected in times of shortage. Learn more on Thursday, February 4th from 1:30PM - 3:00PM. Register here.
Feb 8 | CA Relief Grant Round 2 Applications Due
If you already applied for a California Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant, your application will automatically be rolled over to the second round. Award notices are anticipated by February 18th. If you haven't yet, you can apply for a $5,000 - $25,000 grant by Monday, February 8.
Sign up for 1:1 Social Media Coaching
Enhance your brand's online visibility! Start with a free 20 minute customized consultation on your online presence. Learn basic skills like posting stories, using hashtags, and creating a content calendar. Sign up here for your consult with one of the Downtown Association's marketing partners! 
Is your Downtown business hiring? SUBMIT A JOB HERE

Current list of DOWNTOWN JOBS HERE

Join the Downtown Business SLACK channel to stay in communication with members!

Sent to you by your friends at the Downtown Association of Santa Cruz!

Executive Director | Jorian Wilkins
Director of Operations | Sonja Brunner
Marketing Partner | Shiri Gradek