Who We Are
DABA is a collection of downtown businesses whose actively collaborate to create a vibrant, thriving business community downtown. The Board of Directors is made up of local business owner/operators, and serves as an advocate for downtown businesses on commercial and governmental issues.
Dues are as follows:
$150 (volume up to $1,000,000 annually)
$300 (volume up to $10,000,000 annually)
$625 (volume more than $10,000,000 annually)
$25 annual fee for participation in the Downtown Gift Certificate program.
Why Join Us?
Members of the Downtown Athens Business Association have exclusive access to the downtown gift certificate program. This is a great way of using the downtown brand to drive business to your storefront. Participants receive a decal to display in their business, and are listed on the ADDA website under Businesses who accept ADDA gift certificates.
Another benefit of joining the DABA is gaining access to a community of like-minded business owners interested in the economic vibrance of downtown.
The DABA board meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 9:00 a.m. at the Athens Downtown Development Association office, located at 250 West Broad, Suite 108. All DABA members are welcome to attend.