What We Do

The Sackville Business Association is dedicated to making Sackville a great place to live, work and shop. Check out our improvement programs below:

Beautification Programs

  • Seasonal decorations: hanging baskets and Snowflake LED lights & Christmas wreaths.
  • Lobbying HRM for streetscape improvements to Sackville Drive.
  • Facade & Signage Upgrade Program to assist members to install new signs.
  • Graffiti Removal Programs to keep the district free of graffiti.
  • Litter removal program.

Networking

  • Meet & Greets every month, open to anyone.
  • Business Breakfast for members to mark Small Business Month.

Marketing

  • Sponsorship & advertising opportunities for member business
  • Christmas in Sackville guide distributed to 16,000 homes & businesses
  • Sackville Heritage calendar: 5,000 copies given away free annually
  • Monthly Facebook contests
  • Annual ‘Holidays in Sackville’ contest
  • Newspaper ads featuring Live, Shop, Love Sackville branding
  • Discover Sackville information kit to recruit businesses to the district
  • www.sackvillebusiness.com business & available properties directories and event listings

Events

  • Sackville Snow Days Festival in February
  • Sackville Christmas Tree Lighting in December
  • Christmas Movie in support of Beacon House Food Bank
  • March Break movie supporting Beacon House Food Bank
  • Summer in Sackville events

Sponsorship

  • Presenting sponsor of the Sackville Snow Days Festival
  • SilverĀ sponsor of the Sackville Patriot Days parade
  • Sponsor of the Sackville Sneaker Shredder race
  • Sponsor of the Sackville Kinsmen Car Show

Advocacy

  • Medical & Dental plans for member businesses.
  • Represent our members’ interests to all three levels of government.