July 9, 2024

Dear Paris,

When you're on the East Side, the good just keeps coming your way. Today is the first Eastside Jump Jam Pop up @ SIR Boxing and this weekend look forward to Urban Roots Rivoli Bluff Bash and the return of the Dragon Festival @ Lake Phalen both on Saturday. This is your week to secure a spot for your Logo on the t-shirt and on the JumboTron for our August Networking: ESABA @ Saints - Aug 8th - Now seeking sponsors... and buy your tickets by July 15th to secure your shirt sizes - Saints Game picnic. And we've just learned that 7th Street LIVE is coming back as well - Sign up now to table and help co-create a street party on 7th Street. Learn more, Earn More, Return More. East Side summer is slogan worthy.


Blood Drive MS Market - Jul 10th

ESABA 101 - Happy Hour and More - Jul 23

MSS 75 Year Celebration - Jul 25

East Side Technical Assistance Program (ETAP) workshop Jul 31

ESABA Member Deal: Manana Pupuseria - 10% Off

ESABA @ Saints - Get Tickets now and Is this your year on the Jumbotron? Be a sponsor - 8 spots available. Thanks to our first two!

Announcements & News

Rivoli Bluff Bash - Jul 13

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Connect with Paris to see how you can combine the services of BizRecycling and our Preferred Hauler Deal to maximize savings on your solid waste bill. Nobody should be paying more than they need to. ESABA members, that means you. Click the BizRecycling logo below to learn more about how to get started.

Community Events see all here

Jun 25 - PROMISE Act Forum with Sen and Reps

Jun 26 - Knocking with PED Start @ Brunson's

Jun 26 - ETAP Accounting Workshop - ESNDC

Jul 9 - EASTSIDE Jump Jam - SIR Boxing

Jul 10 - Blood Drive - MS Market

Jul 13 - Dragon Fest - Lake Phalen

Jul 13 - Rivoli Bluff Bash - Urban Roots

Jul 20 - Fight for your Dreams - East Side YMCA

Jul 23 - ESABA 101 Happy Hour @ Cups & Cheers

Jul 24 - EASTSIDE Jump Jam - Indigenous Roots

Aug 8 - ESABA @ Saints - Member Celebration and Picnic

Aug 10 - 7th Street LIVE - POWER 104.7

Jobs & Careers: See all Listings here

Mississippi Market

If you have employment opportunities and need help getting the word out, connect with Paris.
Board of Directors:


William Schultz

KW Realty

Vice President:

Tonya Bauer

Saint Paul Port Authority

2nd Vice President:

Jorge Samper

Sunray Auto Service - BP

Dist 1 rep


Chelsea Fey

Visit Saint Paul


Josh Chacon

Hiway Credit Union

Board Members:

Dru Dalton

Eastside YMCA

Dist 5 rep

Shateka Flowers

Family Values For Life

Taelor Johnson

Mueller Memorial

Dist 4 rep

Marv Koppen

Party Time Liquor

Dist 2 rep

Hli Tsaab

Cups & Cheers

Darren Varley


Paris Dunning, Executive Director
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