Upcoming Events

Aug
18
Sat
11:00 am CLUES Fiesta Latina @ CLUES Headquarters
CLUES Fiesta Latina @ CLUES Headquarters
Aug 18 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
CLUES Fiesta Latina @ CLUES Headquarters | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Attendees will get a chance to immerse themselves into a diverse Latino atmosphere, experience contemporary and folkloric dances from groups like Kuyayki Peru and Grupo de Danzas Colombianas and enjoy live music from Mariachi Flor  Continue Reading »

Side By Side Event – Opportunity to Join in

Aug
06
Mon

Side-By-Side: Celebrating Differences for a Common Cause On September 15-16, 2018, our diverse St. Paul East Side community is coming together to pack 250,000 meals that will provide relief to families in our neighborhoods facing hunger challenges. Eleven faith communities are partnering with Meals From The Heart to pack food, which will then be distributed  Continue Reading »

Women Venture Consulting at ESEC this Fall

Aug
06
Mon

Need advice for your business idea or existing small business? Need a small business loan? WomenVenture holds walk-in, one-to-one business and lending consulting hours every month! We’ll listen to your business idea, answer questions, and suggest viable next steps. Consultations last 20 minutes. No appointment necessary. Cost: Free! East Side Enterprise Center (804 Margaret St., St. Paul)  Continue Reading »

St. Paul Blend Award – Your building could be a winner!

Jul
09
Mon

A friendly reminder for folks in your neighborhoods engaged in home and commercial building improvement projects that might qualify for the brand new citywide St. Paul Blend Award! This award recognizes new construction and major remodeling projects that honor the character of their respective neighborhoods.The idea here is to encourage neighborhood renewal in a historically  Continue Reading »

Gold Line BRT Open Houses

Jul
09
Mon

Gold Line Corridor Open House – West July 17, 2018 from 5:00-7:00 pm Grace Lutheran Church: 1730 Old Hudson R, St. Paul, MN Google Map Link to location: https://goo.gl/maps/yL9SRf735eS2 Gold Line Corridor Open House – East July 18, 2018 from 5:00-7:00 pm Guardian Angels Catholic Church: 8260 4th St. N, Oakdale, MN Google Map link  Continue Reading »

East Side Lions Volunteer Opportunity

Jun
11
Mon

BINGO is upon us! Join the fun and help the Lions… at Summerfest Shifts Wed June 20th for Set-up at 10:00am Thursday June 21st and June 22nd 5 – 7:30 or 7:30 to close And June 23rd – 3 hour shifts through out the day Call Dan to learn more and to volunteer 651-587-3673

June Member Meeting – Word from the Watershed

Jun
04
Mon

Join our June Member Meeting and learn about all the grants and programs available for businesses from the Watershed district to help with your parking lots, landscaping, and property improvements that affect water, runoff, and your storm sewer fees! We’ll have excellent lunch, networking for the working low price of $5 for members $7 for  Continue Reading »

2018 STAR Loan and Grant Program

Mar
13
Tue

The Neighborhood STAR Program gives loans and grants to fund physical capital projects that allow businesses (and certain nonprofits) to enhance a property’s value. This can be renovating or improving existing structures or new construction. Projects must ask for more than $5,000 in loans or grants. Neighborhood STAR usually funds around 20 projects yearly. The  Continue Reading »

ESABA BOARD RECRUITMENT ANNOUNCEMENT

Jan
30
Tue

East Side Area Business Association (ESABA) membership will be electing 5 members to serve on their board of directors. The board of directors is the governing body that represents the membership, provides strategic guidance, and vision to the organization. Please be part of this democratic process and send us a nomination form for a new  Continue Reading »

Equity On Ice – St. Paul Port Authority Seeking Partners

Dec
04
Mon

Join and support  Equity on Ice initiatives at TRIA Rink at Treasure Island Center ( Click here for Info on Treasure Island Center and Tria Rink )!     www.equityonice.org We are thrilled to announce that the Minnesota Wild Foundation has approved a grant to the Dinomights (http://www.dinomights.com/) to help establish their Saint Paul home at this facility.   Continue Reading »