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THE PROSPECT BUSINESS ASSOCIATION: CREATING ACCESS TO OPPORTUNITY
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Our Vision

 It’s going to take urban core stakeholders speaking in unified voice to secure the resources, advocacy, and attention that our residents and families deserve.

It’s our time!
Kansas city has experienced economic injections that have reinvigorated areas such as the Crossroads, and Downtown, It;s time to reverse patterns of disinvestment in our urban core. The time is now!

Join us…
Whether you are an established organization or a budding entrepreneur beginning this journey, the PBA is where you can learn more about city, state, and federal resources that can advance your project, while also leveraging the momentum of other area projects.

 

Our Mission

 

To return prosperity to Prospect from 18th to 39th Streets through securing technical assistance, grants and other resources needed to advance redevelopment projects ad initiatives along the Prospect Avenue Corridor.

Each partner and stakeholder project brings its own value and vitality to a distinct quadrant of our urban core neighborhoods. Collectively we all contribute to a major redevelopment plan that will create healthy initiatives with community partners to improve the quality of like for thousands of residents. Speaking in a unified voice the PBA is able to secure technical assistance, grants, and other resources needed to advance all project needs for them to operate more efficiently and effectively.

  • Growing Business 
  • Advocating for Business 
  • Driving Value to PBA Members 
  • Community Involvement 
  • Community Health 
  • Community Sustainability 
  • Community Safety 

The Prospect Business Association’s approach to business starts with you. Because we know when we help individuals who power businesses, those businesses flourish. Through unique programs, powerful resources and interactive experiences, we help you and your business achieve success. Together, we are cultivating a community that is vibrant, impactful and an exciting place to be where every person – and every business – can thrive. Our Member Driven purpose is to provide you with the tools you need to be Business Strong.

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PBA FOCUS POINTS

The Prospect Business Association strives to partner with bussinesses and stakeholders located inside or near Prospect Avenue.

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PROMOTING SMALL BUSINESS

 

JOB CREATION

 

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

 

COMMUNITY HEALTH

 

SUSTAINBILITY

 

SAFETY

 

PBA BOARD OF DIRECTORS

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Founding Chairman

REV LINDSAY

Incoming Chairman

DON MAXWELL SR

President

ELBERT ANDERSON

Co-Founder & Chair of Marketing & Communications Subcommittee

AJUMA WEBSTER

Chair of Finance Committee

 

dR KAREN CURLS

Chair of Housing Committee

MYIESHA GREENE

Co-Chair of Housing Committee

SHERYL VICKERS

Chair of Economic Development Committee

 

RYAN SAMUELSON

Chair of Safety Committee