February 6 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST
2020 Annual Members Meeting
Join us in celebrating our work together and the road before us as we continue to build a just, green, and thriving local economy.
SBN’s 2020 Annual Members Meeting will be held at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in the Tuttleman Gallery and Annenberg Gallery on February 6th, from 6:00 – 9:00 PM.
This annual gathering is an opportunity to celebrate SBN’s accomplishments over the past year, hear plans for the year ahead, and explore connections within the local independent business community while mingling over local food and drinks. A thriving impact economy is evolving from possibility to practice, and Greater Philadelphia is a beacon. We are extremely proud that our community is the driving force at the heart of it.
Each year, you, as the membership of SBN, have the benefit and the responsibility to elect new people to join your Board of Directors. During the Annual Meeting we will announce the results of the election.
Click here to read more about the Board elections and to read the professional bios of this year’s nominations slate. If you cannot attend the Annual Membership Meeting and would like to cast your vote on the proposed new slate of Board members, please request your ballot by emailing [email protected].
This year we are excited to announce keynote speaker, Oscar Perry-Abello, Next City’s senior economics correspondent. Next City is a nonprofit organization with a mission to inspire social, economic and environmental change in cities through journalism and events around the world. Oscar previously served as Next City’s editor from 2018-2019, and was a Next City Equitable Cities Fellow from 2015-2016. Since 2011, Oscar has covered community development finance, community banking, impact investing, economic development, housing and more for media outlets such as Shelterforce, B Magazine, Impact Alpha, and Fast Company. Learn more about Oscar.
Your attendance and participation as a member is extremely important to us. If ticket cost presents a financial barrier, please contact us directly and we will work to make accommodations.