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  • Serving Brooklyn Center Business Advocates

    Cooperating HandsThe Brooklyn Center Business Association (BCBA) is a non-profit organization of entrepreneurs, business executives and community leaders whose purpose is to promote commerce and build community within the City of Brooklyn Center, Minnesota. 

    Brooklyn Center hosts headquarters to many premier private and non-profit organizations such as Caribou Coffee, Surly Brewing and the FBI.  Strategically located to major transportation arteries and only ten minutes from downtown Minneapolis, Brooklyn Center is an ideal location for companies looking for economical and effective growth and development opportunities.

    Join now and gain access to professional development, networking, volunteer and promotional opportunities that focus on making Brooklyn Center a great place to live work and play.


  • October 2018 Meeting and Luncheon

    Join us at our October luncheon when BrookLynk Coordinator Luis Salado-Herrera will present on this job/work program for Brooklyn Center & Brooklyn Park youth, including how it works and its prior successes.

    As always, attendees will have an opportunity to introduce themselves with a brief pre-lunch elevator pitch and network with business and community leaders. Visitors are welcome, and the monthly meeting and luncheon is a great opportunity for those interested in membership to see what the group is all about. Anyone with an interest in the Brooklyn Center area business community is invited to join us!

    Head to the BCBA event page to register today. Registration must be completed by noon, Wednesday, October 24. RSVPs help us ensure we will have a comfortable room and plenty of meals prepared for everyone to enjoy.

    • When: Thursday, October 25, 2018
    • Time: 11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    • Fees:  Members $17 / Non-Members $20
    • Location: RISE by Elevation Hotel (formerly the DoubleTree by Hilton) |  2300 Freeway Blvd | Brooklyn Center
  • Open House at BIG: See the New BCBA Office Space!

    The BCBA invites you to check out its new office space at the recently-opened Brooklyn Innovation Group (BIG) office building! Join us for a co-sponsored open house and joint ribbon cutting for the BCBA and BIG. 

    • When: Tuesday, October 30, 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. (ribbon cuttings at 4:00 and 4:15 p.m.)
    • Where: Brooklyn Innovation Group is at 2800 Freeway Blvd. in Brooklyn Center (corner of Freeway Blvd & Xerxes Ave).

    Light refreshments and drinks will be served. Spin a prize wheel for a chance to win a FREE lunch AND a chance to win a FREE one-year annual BCBA membership (current members, if you win your next year will be free of charge). There is no cost to attend, but please click here to RSVP by Friday, Oct. 26.

  • Plan Ahead Calendar

    Event details will be announced as the specific dates approach, and changes may be made to this calendar outline.  Please become a member today to start receiving email invitations to these events. If you are already connected with the BCBA, watch your email for registration details.​​​

    • Open House and Ribbon Cutting at BIG - Tuesday, Oct. 30: 3:30 p.m. - 6 p.m. >> RSVP

    • November - No luncheon. Happy Thanksgiving!

    • December Luncheon - Annual Holiday Party -- Thursday (Date TBD) from 11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.

    • January Luncheon - Thursday, Jan. 31: 11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.
      Speaker: Brooklyn Center Police Chief Chief Tim Gannon