Sept 14, 2021
Greetings!

This week take a break to smell the coffee - ESABA Coffee Break at Caydence Records & Coffee Thursday we'll gather for Pure Unadulterated Networking fueled by Central American Caffeination. We'll be talking about whatever you bring AND "Energize the East Side - ESABA for 30 Years." Gala kicks off next week! Tickets on Sale and voting is getting underway for East Side Businesses of the year. Grab your favorite mask and come on down. Help us celebrate! Take a minute to give us your good word about what's changed on the East Side in a short video - "30 Years in 30 Seconds."

Break... and Energize!:
Celebrate! Sept 18 with MSS online Fundraiser
NDC Small Business Workshop - Sept 21
What's Going On? Events with SPPD Community Engagement
Member Deal this week: BP Sunray - 10% off Auto Service
Tickets on Sale now for our Patio reception at St. Paul Brewing Thursday Sept 30th.

Don't miss our Online Kick-off Event on Sept 23rd where we will vote for our 2021 East Side Business Awards, view videos from "30 Years in 30 seconds" and kickoff our Silent Auction.


Pure. Cafeinated. Networking. We'll be indoors so bring that mask along and we'll all stay safe! (That's Taelor from Mueller Memorial pictured.)
Join MSS virtually as we celebrate the people we support and hear inspiring stories from two program participants. Please join us on Saturday, September 18th at 7pm.

Join us for a special online event about the intersection of sports, activism, and equity with special guests Dave Zirin and Mi’Chael Wright. This event is a fundraiser for the East Side Freedom Library to support our equity work in community.
If you have employment opportunities and need help getting the word out, please submit them to our website here.
Board of Directors:
President:
Steve Ledin
Ledin Law PLLC

Vice President:
Juan Cervantes
Juan Cervantes State Farm Agency LLC

Secretary:

Treasurer:
Khue Yang
Hiway Federal Credit Union

Board Members:
Tonya Bauer
Saint Paul Port Authority

Randy Bloom
MSS

Chelsea Fey
Visit Saint Paul

Shateka Flowers
Family Values For Life

Taelor Johnson
Mueller Memorial

Marv Koppen
Party Time Liquor

William Schultz
Rainbow International Restoration

Darren Varley
DVCreative
Paris Dunning, Executive Director
651.335-0986
paris@esaba.org
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