This is the season for the merchants, and we try to give something back,” said [Sunset Park BID] executive director Renee Giordano.
The Staten Island Economic Development Corp. is looking to hire a Membership/Outreach Assistant.
The Membership/Outreach Assistant will be responsible for coordinating member meetings, daily e-mail marketing and outreach, and general marketing assistance. In addition, they will serve as a liaison for the Navigator Program grant and reach out to small businesses and associations on Staten Island. They will also be creating marketing materials and updating websites.
Miracle on Madison Avenue, organized by the Madison Avenue Business Improvement District (BID), supports New York City’s children in need. On Saturday, December 7, you are invited to join many of the world’s most prestigious brands and retailers as they welcome shoppers who can give back simply by making their holiday purchases.
Participating retailers and businesses on Madison Avenue between 57th and 86th Streets will donate 20% of the sales that day between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. to support the pediatric initiatives of The Society of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC).
In ‘the square,’ as locals call the shopping district near the Westchester Square subway stop, a slow revival is taking place, spurred by the formation in March 2012 of the Westchester Square Business Improvement District. The group takes care of garbage collection, graffiti cleaning, community events, and banners and holiday lights.