FRAMINGHAM – On Wednesday, June 5, Downtown Framingham, Inc. is hosting a fundraiser and downtown support night at Tropical Café to encourage community investing in a security and outreach detail for local businesses in Burkis Square. The event starts at 7 p.m. and includes:
- project description, goals, and assessment
- testimonials from local businesses and property owners
- promotion of local arts and entertainment
- visioning for 30 Hollis Street and 430 Waverly Street
- pop-up shop feasibility in the Bullard Building (12 Irving Street)
- networking with local business and property owners
To date, 13 community members have donated more than $1,500 to hire a detail that will greet customers and immediately respond to needs of businesses, at least 15 of which are owned or managed by women.
To learn more about this project and its goals, visit downtownframinghaminc.org/burkissquare.
Tropical Cafe is located at 85 Hollis Street.
Parking is available in the rear parking lot off Boris Way.