Upcoming Events

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5:30 pm ESABA Gala 2017: An East Side Re... @ Mueller Memorial St. Paul, Contemporary Hall Room
ESABA Gala 2017: An East Side Re... @ Mueller Memorial St. Paul, Contemporary Hall Room
May 18 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
ESABA Gala 2017: An East Side Revival! @ Mueller Memorial St. Paul, Contemporary Hall Room | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Mark Your Calendars! The ESABA Gala is Back and it will be an East Side Revival! May 18, 2017 5:30-9:00 P.M. Mueller Memorial St. Paul Contemporary Hall Room 835 Johnson Parkway St. Paul, MN 55106  Continue Reading »

Metro State Janitorial Contract Opening

Jan
29
Sun

This spring, Metropolitan State University will be issuing a new Request For Proposals (RFP) for janitorial services on our St. Paul campus for three years, with the possibility for contract extensions for up to two more years. The RFP will be announced in early January 2017 (including the date and location of a mandatory information  Continue Reading »

Nominate Now or Forever Hold Your Peace

Jan
29
Sun

The newly launched annual Saint Paul Business Awards will honor businesses in seven categories, and winners will be based on nominations from the community. Nominations are currently being accepted and the deadline for nominations is January 31. Anyone can nominate a business, including a customer, neighbor, employee or owner. Traditions Award – Honoring a business  Continue Reading »

Weekly Update: Jan 24, 2017

Jan
29
Sun

St. Paul Business Awards. Now is our chance to see the East Side in lights. We had six great nominees for our ESABA Business Awards. Let’s nominate some of our finest for these honors in St. Paul and bring home the gold citywide. Click here to nominate now. And yes, taxes are coming. Which means tis the  Continue Reading »

EITC Awareness Day on January 27, 2017

Jan
20
Fri

The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) helps taxpayers who earn less than $53,505. Some of your small business owner clients may qualify for EITC. EITC can increase a federal tax refund from $1 to $6,269 for qualified taxpayers. IRS estimates four of five, or 80 percent, of eligible taxpayers claim and get this important credit.  Continue Reading »

St. Paul Youth Services has Furniture for you!

Dec
28
Wed

SPYS has used office furniture that we would like to donate to any business who would like office chairs or tables. We have approx. 60 chairs and 12 tables. Ideally we would like to move these in the next week or ASAP. Contact Suzette Scheele to learn more. (651) 252-6259

Intercultural Interfaith East Side Community Meal

Dec
28
Wed

This event drew 200 people into conversation last week that provided a wide range of input to organizers, elected officials, and police. Families talked about their children’s fears about deportation of friends and about the increase of hate related violence toward Muslims, women, and children. People expressed concern about the plans to keep people safe  Continue Reading »

Cookin’ up the Good Stuff! December 20, 2016 Weekly Update

Dec
28
Wed

Holidays are heating up and that means you’re looking for relief… and that last special something. Here at ESABA we’re cooking up something special with you in mind – important meetings, service, stardom, and lunch. The City of St. Paul is exploring a Sustainable To Go packaging ordinance that would affect nearly every retail food  Continue Reading »

Nominate Your Fellow Member Businesses for Our Annual Awards

Dec
28
Wed

ESABA’s Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon is Thursday, January 12th. In addition to voting for board positions, we have the honor of presenting two awards to outstanding ESABA businesses, and you get to choose the winners! Nominate your fellow member businesses for the following Annual Awards: East Side Business of the Year Commitment to the  Continue Reading »

Office Space Rental Available at St. Paul Youth Services

Dec
28
Wed

St. Paul Youth Services’ mission is to improve our community’s collective ability to engage and support all youth. We are currently seeking nonprofit partners to rent the lower level of our building, located on the East Side of Saint Paul with easy access to highways and public transportation. Click here to learn more!