Why Join the Alliance?

Your membership with the Ballard Alliance provides an opportunity to promote your Ballard business or organization, keep informed about important events and issues, participate in B2B/member networking events and engage on broader community issues and initiatives.

Benefits Rates Structure

Review our Member Benefits Rate Structure to figure out which membership category applies to you.


Classic Membership (Outside BIA Boundary)

Ballard Alliance Annual Membership is available to business owners outside of the Ballard Improvement Area, but within the Ballard neighborhood boundary (see map). Membership benefits include:

  • Newsletter Subscription + Acknowledgement
  • New Member Welcome in Newsletter
  • Website Listing
  • Web Events Calendar
  • Networking Opportunities
  • Alliance Program/Events Participation
  • Social Media Mentions
  • Access to Ballard Marketplace

The Alliance will invoice members annually, in the amount of $295, via email with a link to pay online.

BIA Business (Within BIA Boundary)

  • Available at no cost to businesses located within the BIA (Ballard Improvement Area) boundaries
  • Includes all Classic Member benefits, plus:
  • Clean Streets
  • Outreach Services
  • Business Development and Marketing Support
  • Shop + Dine Guide Inclusion
  • Marketing Priority
  • Events/Program Priority
  • Public Realm Enhancements
  • Advocacy on Critical Issues