The Jamaica Plain Business and Professional Association (JP BAPA) is active in the promotion, improvement, and growth of the Centre/South Street commercial district of Jamaica Plain from the intersection of Centre Street and South Huntington Avenue in the north to Forest Hills in the south. Membership is open to business and professionals in the area. Others may join as well. Please inquire.
The mission of the Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Development Corporation is to promote equitable development and equal opportunity in Jamaica Plain and adjacent neighborhoods through affordable housing, organizing, and economic opportunity initiatives that improve the lives of low- and moderate-income people and create a better community for all.