Membership & Donations

The Elmwood Village Association is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to the revitalization of Buffalo’s Elmwood Village neighborhood. Since November 1994, when the organization was incorporated, countless stakeholders have worked to improve the Elmwood Village. The results of these efforts during the past 25+ years are undeniable: the Elmwood Village is among the best neighborhoods in the region and was honored as an APA Great Places award-winner.

Your annual membership supports the organization’s various community programs and services.

Not ready to join as a member? Make a donation today!

Membership Categories:

Residential Membership

Residential memberships are organized into the following packages:

    • Individual – $35
    • Household – $50
    • Sustaining – $100
    • Legacy – $500

In addition to supporting EVA programs, each membership includes invitations to member-only events, perks with EVA’s Partners, and quarterly member e-updates to keep you in-the-know about programs and initiatives. *New in 2019, EVA members have access to discounted Reddy Bikeshare Annual Passes (Regularly $55, only $10 for EVA Members).

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Business Membership

Business memberships are organized into four packages:

    • Elmwood Strip* ($100)
    • Basic – $150
    • Partner – $275
    • Anchor ($500)

Each package includes co-marketing opportunities and benefits within our website and social media reach. Non-Profit Organizations should pick the Business Member package that best matches their goals for marketing and exposure alongside the EVA.

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*Note: Elmwood Strip Merchants Group membership is restricted to bricks-and-mortar businesses on Elmwood Avenue and select commercial nodes within the Elmwood Village neighborhood.