The CBA provides a forum for discussing issues involving Corktown businesses and keeps members up-to-date on major developments, revitalization efforts and technical resources.
Benefits include but are not limited to the following:
Provide a forum for businesses to engage with one another
Provide an avenue for collective advertising efforts
Provide a forum for timely information regarding programs that can aid businesses or property development
Provide a collective voice to local government and the community
What You Get
Monthly CBA membership meeting
Added to the CBA Google Group discussion
Access to private member webpage
Access to technical resources and skills workshops
Invites to private city and community events on behalf of the CBA
Opportunity to build relationships and partner with other Corktown businesses, developers, property owners, community organizations, and local government
Connections with local, national, and international news outlets and organizations
1. Business or Property Owner - $100 annually
Includes: listed on our business directory, access to all information under What You Get
2. Corporate Sponsor - $500 minimum annually
Includes: everything under Business Owner PLUS blog post profile, social media post, and highlighted on our website
What You Give
Membership fee that impacts our physical environment, events, and ability to advocate on your behalf
Your voice in key issues surrounding our community
Your time whether it's attending the monthly membership meeting, joining a committee, or volunteering for a project or event
How to Join
Fill out the membership form.
Pay your membership fee in the following ways:
Send check/money order to:
Corktown Business Association
PO Box 32310
1401 W. Fort St
Detroit, MI 48232
Pay your Square invoice with a credit card. Didn’t get an invoice? Email firstname.lastname@example.org to have one sent to you.
Bring a check or credit card to the next CBA meeting (last Tuesday of every month).
Join us for our next membership meeting.
CBA Working Groups
Joining a working group is a great way to set the CBA's priorities and actively shape Corktown's future. Contact the chair to get started.
Check out some of the events the CBA has organized or sponsored to support our community.