3500 Lancaster Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19104

+1 (267) 973-7164  

Monday to Friday | 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Lancaster Avenue

21st Century Business Association

Business Resources

Business Development

Business Enrichment

Business Mentorship

About us

The Lancaster Avenue 21st Century Business Association was founded in 2008 by George Stevens, Jacqueline Williams, Pearl Bailey, and Terri Shockley. The Association, through the continued leadership of its founding members and partnership with other organizations, is a thriving and ever-expanding movement that is bringing forth change, and revitalizing hope and prosperity into the Lancaster Avenue community and the lives of its citizens.

 
 

Our Mission

The mission of Lancaster Avenue 21st Century Business Association (LA21) is to partner with stakeholders of the Lancaster Avenue corridor from 34th Street to 44th Street to promote economic development, beautification and support new business ventures in the area.


Service the business needs of business owners on the corridor and provide networking opportunities promoting economic growth, advancing business-friendly public policies, and servicing our members through outstanding programs to help build their customer base

LA21 Events

Tuesday, June 4th

from 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

2nd COHORT of Basic Entrepreneur Training

Location: CEC 

3500 Lancaster Ave., Philadelphia, PA


  • Starting a business
  • Logical thinking in business decisions
  • Computer Basics
  • Web and Social media marketing basics
  • Business Skills Training Courses 
  • Writing a business plan
  • SWOT & PEST Analyses
  • Presentation and communication Skils
 

Wednesday, June 5th

from 6:00 AM - 7:30 PM

LA21 Community Meeting

Location: A Part of Me Consignment Shop

3834 Lancaster Ave., Philadelphia, PA


Networking and Coffee will start at 5:30 pm. The meeting will start at 6:00 pm

 

MONDAY, JULY 8th

Doors open at 11:00 AM

LA-ERIC GRAND OPENING

Location: CEC 

3500 Lancaster Ave., Philadelphia, PA


Guest Speaker: Congressman Dwight Evans


The Services we will Offer:

  • Starting a business
  • Logical thinking in business decisions
  • Computer Basics
  • Web and Social media marketing basics
  • Business Skills Training Courses 
  • Writing a business plan
  • SWOT & PEST Analyses
  • Presentation and communication Skils
 

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LA21 Community Meeting

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Networking EVENT

 

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LA21 Community Meeting

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Networking EVENT

 

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LA21 Community Meeting

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Networking EVENT

 

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Time: TBD

LA21 Community Meeting

Location: TBD


Networking EVENT

 

NEW! LA-ERIC BUSINESS RESOURCE CENTER

Free Basic Business Training

FREE mentoring and guiding of clients’businesses

Referral and Information Resources

Consultancy and advisory services for already existing businesses

Work space to people looking to start or grow a business.

Provision of technical assistance and Marketing Consultancy

ENGAGE   EDUCATE   INSPIRE

"CONNECTING PEOPLE TO THEIR DESIRED PURPOSE"

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