EVIMA Member Benefits
The East Village Independent Merchants Association strives to maintain the unique cultural characteristics of the East Village by recognizing, supporting and empowering local, independent retail in the neighborhood. Your membership dues go to a variety of programming initiatives, including the EVIMA Learning Series, neighborhood events and our annual Holiday Shopping Night EVIMA is intended to be a merchant's association qualifying under I.R.C. Section 501(c)(6). For now, our organization is dues free, but we are happy accept donations of any amount.
EVIMA Annual Suggested Donation is $75.
✓Joint marketing and advertising campaigns on your behal
✓ Participation in the EVIMA Holiday “Shop Local” Campaign
✓ Quarterly fundraising efforts made on your behalf
✓ A liaison between you, your business, and relevant city officials and resources
✓ Members-only events and training sessions