The Washington Avenue-Prospect Height Association (WAPHA) is an association representing the merchants along and around the Washington Avenue business corridor along the Crown Heights/Prospect Heights border in Brooklyn, New York.
The purpose of The Washington Avenue-Prospect Heights Association (WAPHA) is to provide support services for our Washington Avenue Merchants and engage in community building activities, such as:
MARKETING & PROMOTION
Combining resources and efforts to maximize the profile of Washington Ave and its businesses through engaging media and promotional outlets, and connecting directly with residents.
Organizing events that will drive businesses to Washington Avenue and raise awareness of the services and recreational opportunities that Washington Avenue has to offer.
CLEANING & BEAUTIFICATION
Mobilizing merchants, residents, and property owners, and joining forces with the Department of Sanitation to create a cleaner and greener corridor for all to enjoy.
Ensuring that the issues of importance to the merchant community are given voice and mobilizing the community to effect positive change through information, advocacy, community service, and community dialog.