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. […]

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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. 

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Rainier BAAMFest

ROLE: Rainier BAAMFest Event Coordinator Event Date: July 22, 2017 Estimated Contract Tenure: June 7, 2017 – August 15, 2017 

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Rainier Beach Merchants Association Member

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February 8, 2017

A successful update of the Rainier Beach Merchants Association bylaws has created additional openings on the Board of Directors for the dynamic, growing, culturally diverse Rainier Beach Merchants Association! 

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Rainier Beach Merchants Association Member

Here’s your chance to help drive the success and progress of a dynamic, diverse, and growing community-oriented business organization in South Seattle! The Rainier Beach Merchants Association is seeking letters of interest and qualifications for its Community Business Manager position to be the primary point of contact for the RBMA, be the project manager for […]

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Rainier Beach Merchants Association Member

Below and attached please see the new Rainier Beach Merchants Association Bylaws. The new bylaws expand our board and help launch us into the future as an organization. These new bylaws will be voted in at our member meeting Wednesday, January 18th, 2017 at 11:30am at Mayas Mexican Restaurant. 

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Rainier Beach Merchants Association RBMA Light Up the Beach Event December 2016

Congratulations to outstanding efforts and incredible humans that work to make Rainier Beach better and more beautiful every day! 

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An overview of what Rainier Beach Merchants Association has accomplished in 2016 and a preview of our 2017 goals: 

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Here’s the lineup! Get ready to Light Up the Beach and vote for your favorites!!! Click below for larger view!

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This year, Rainier Beach Merchants Association’s Light Up the Beach event is the proud recipient of an African American Santa sponsored by the Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. Lambda Alpha Zeta Chapter . In 1996, chapter members Frances Cal and Margaret Stephens-Johnson conceived the idea of a Multicultural Santa Photo program. Margaret was the Center for […]

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