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Rainier Beach Merchants Association (RBMA) is over 70 members who are mostly local family entrepreneurs, who run ethnically, culturally, and socially diverse businesses, as well as community stakeholders, and neighbors. We provide inclusive resources and connections for businesses and drive and support a variety of community activities including events and community well-being initiatives. 

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Latest News

BAAMFest 2017 “Come Together” Held July 22

June 23, 2017

Rainier BAAMFest (Beach Arts & Music Fest) is a signature event of the Rainier Beach Merchants Association, and the next generation of community arts celebration in Rainier Beach, focusing on the rich diversity of cultures and creativity in our midst with a high level of community involvement in the planning and execution of the event. […]


RBMA Welcomes New Community Business Manager: Phyllis Porter

June 23, 2017

The Rainier Beach Merchants Association is pleased to announce that Phyllis Porter has been recently hired as 2017 Community Business Manager, a part-time position funded by the Seattle Office of Economic Development Only in Seattle grant.