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Greater Circle Business Alliance


Our Mission

The Greater Circle Business Alliance (GCBA) promotes and supports businesses in and around University Circle while enhancing the quality of life for our connected communities.

Fairfax, Hough, Buckeye-Shaker, Glenville, East Cleveland, Little Italy and University Circle are the individual neighborhoods that together are creating a renaissance throughout our region. All share a rich individual history and a common vision towards the future. They are striving for pedestrian friendly areas with expansive green space, stunning architecture, galleries, restaurants, museums, traditional and unique businesses, research and tech development, shopping centers, world renowned medical and educational facilities, a blending of old and new housing, historic buildings, recreational venues - a destination area for all ages, cultures and backgrounds.

Be a part of this vibrant, growing community where business, research, education, culture and neighborhoods work together towards economic prosperity and community revitalization.

Become a Member

Members of GCBA enjoy many benefits. Join today and show your commitment to the growth and future success of Greater University Circle.

Just some member benefits include:

  • Recognition as a GCBA member and contributor to the enhancement of our connected communities
  • Free education and networking events
  • Access to all GCBA communications including vendor opportunities!


Upcoming Events & Workshops

Check back for upcoming events and workshops.

Resources and News

Find resources in the Greater Cleveland community for entrepreneurs by visiting our Business Resources page. Learn about opportunities for loan assistance, grant dollars, and more. 


Latest GCBA Newsletters: 

June 5, 2023 May 5, 2023 March 2, 2023 

Latest GCBA Business Spotlight Interviews: 

Entrepreneur Mike Hancock ENTREPRENEUR MATT VANN 

Special Thanks

The work of the Greater Circle Business Alliance is underwritten by Citizens Bank. Citizens Bank has been dedicated to GCBA since inception, ensuring that all of our events and opportunities are at no or low cost.


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