Tonganoxie Business Association is a non-profit organization that has been helping with the development and promotion of new as well as already existing businesses in Tonganoxie, Kansas, for over 6 years. Our main objective is to create a business environment where other local businesses can thrive. From business referrals and promotions to grand openings, we are there to offer our support however we can.
Tonganoxie Business Association exists to bring the community together by nurturing and caring for our businesses while working toward a common goal of adding value to each other and to our community.
Our goal is to maintain Tonganoxie as the viable, economically sustainable community that it is and help it grow. We do this through supporting one another’s businesses and sponsoring and organizing events. These events include, but are not limited to, the Saint Patrick’s Day Parade, Sunflower Stroll, Spooktacular, and the Mayor’s Christmas Tree Lighting. The most recent Tonganoxie Business Association contribution to our community was to place the flower pots on the downtown light poles adding a splash of color to our already beautiful downtown.
The Tonganoxie Business Association’s objective is to use best practices for local businesses with the common goal of adding value to each other, the community, and the City. Tonganoxie Business Association (formerly EAST) is a grassroots organization developed to create partnerships between businesses, community, city government, and schools while facilitating co-promotion of civic events. Our name reflects what our organization represents: the association between professionals, entrepreneurs, businesses, and leaders represented in the organization. Tonganoxie Business Association operates on a lean budget with funds from donations, affordable annual dues, and a modest budget from the City.
Events, Promotions, and Budgetary Expenses for Tonganoxie Business Association:
- Annual Recognition and Benefit Dinner
- St. Patrick’s Day Parade
- Historic Downtown Beautification
- Bike Across Kansas (2017)
- Sunflower Stroll
- Mayor’s Christmas Tree Lighting & Festival
- Speakers for Tonganoxie Business Association