Why be a City People Business Partner?

If you are excited about and interested in Downtown Knoxville and want to be part of a dynamic urban community, we encourage you to join City People as one of our business partners.

To qualify as a City People Business Partner, you must either be located within the Central Business Improvement District (CBID) or provide direct services downtown.  There is no annual membership fee for Business Partners who provide a discount to  City People members with a valid membership card.

City People Business Partner Benefits include:

  • Your company and benefit listed on the City People website
  • A link to your website on the City People website
  • Consideration as a site for our membership meetings or special events
  • Two membership cards for your business
  • Opportunity to sponsor City People events

For questions: email memberships@citypeople.org

Grant Application
Be sure to tell us who you are, why you want to do this project and briefly describe project details.
Please send a file as an email attachment to Grants@CityPeople.org or provide us with a link to the file.