Welcome to the MBPA!
The Malvern Business & Professional Association (MBPA) is dedicated to promoting the Borough of Malvern, and the business community which calls Malvern home. Our membership, located throughout the greater Malvern and Frazer area, includes unique retail businesses, professional services, home-based enterprises, non-profit organizations, and more.
We're very proud of the achievements of our members. Many have been named to the region's "best of" and "readers choice" lists, and numerous have been recognized by their professional organization for their outstanding work.
We welcome you to get to know more about all of our current members, and hope that you too will consider joining Malvern Business and Professional Association as an active member.
Discover the Magic of Malvern this Holiday Season!
Merry Mistletoe Arrives in Malvern!
December 1st - 24th welcome Malvern's elf-ette, Merry Mistletoe! Malvern's own elf, Merry Mistletoe, will be wandering all over town during the month of December, sprinkling savings and special treats everywhere she goes. By night, Merry sneaks into one of the businesses on King Street. By day, it's your challenge to find her. Once you spot Merry, snap a sELFie, post to social media, #sELFieMalvern!
Check out the King Street Malvern Facebook page to follow her travels!
King Street Merchants are an MBPA committee, promoting retail and service business growth along Malvern's King Street Corridor. They host the monthly King Street Stroll on the third Thursday of the month when shops are open late, till 8.
Malvern's Victorian Christmas
Our annual Malvern Victorian Christmas, presented by the Malvern Business & Professional Association, is scheduled for December 2nd and 3rd. Friday, December 2nd is the official tree lighting of the Burke Park evergreen at 6 PM sharp. And to top off the evening, a visit with Santa Claus. Stores are open late, and there are multiple programs in throughout the town. For complete details and the schedule of events, please visit Malvern Victorian Christmas.
Snow Globe Ballet at the Malvern Buttery
Children of all ages are invited to watch excerpts from Ballet 180's holiday dance. The performance will be viewed from outside of the Malvern Buttery, looking into our imaginary snow globe where our ballerinas will perform. Performances are 6:30 PM and 7:15 PM.
Following each performance children can receive a free cup of hot apple cider (while supplies last). Cookies will be available for purchase. Ballet 180 ballerinas will be available for photos with the children!
The Snow Globe Ballet is hosted by Malvern's King Street Merchants, a committee of the Malvern Business & Professional Association.
In addition to the Snow Globe Ballet, the Malvern Stroll will be in full swing as well, with shops open late till 8, and special promotions from our King Street Merchants and restaurants.
Malvern Elves Sparkle at King Street Stroll
December 15th welcomes Malvern Stroll, this week complete with a bevy of Santa's elves with a basket full of special treats and promotions from our King Street Merchants. As always, shops are open late till 8, and our restaurants are happy to serve you.
Last Minute Shoppers Club
Need that last minute gift for that special someone, or just a little something special for the stockings hung by the chimney with care? Not to fret! December 22nd is the last Holiday Stroll for 2016. You'll find something for everyone on your list at one of the numerous boutiques in Malvern.
As always, shops are open late till 8, and our restaurants are happy to serve you.
Meet Our Members!
The Malvern Business and Professional Association is a diverse collection of retail stores, service oriented businesses, manufacturing, non-profits and more. Curious - please take the time to meet our members!
Members in the News!
Our very accomplished MBPA members keep our Malvern business community in the news, from "best of" and "readers choice" awards, to recognition by professional associations, our members are quite accomplished.
Become a Member!
Are you interested in becoming a member of the Malvern Business & Professional Association? Membership offers many perks ...
Upcoming MBPA Events
MBPA and PBPA Holiday Party
- Members of the Malvern Business and Professional Association and the Paoli Business and Professional Association are welcome to attend our annual holiday celebration.
- December 7, 2016
- 6 - 8 PM
- Please RSVP if you plan to attend.
- Knots and Weaves at 218 East King Street, Malvern
MBPA Board Meetings
The MBPA Board Meetings are the first Wednesday of every month at 6pm in Malvern Borough Hall, excluding July and August. Non-board members can request to be added to the board meeting agenda to discuss relevant issues by contacting the MBPA president, Fran Givnish.
2016-2017 MBPA BOARD MEETING SCHEDULE
- September 7
- October 5
- November 2
- December 7
- January 4
- February 1
- March 1
- April 5
- May 3
- June 7