We create opportunity and vitality for the residents and businesses of Ventura’s historic Westside.

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  • Upcoming Events

    • Changemakers Volunteer Day

      March 16, 2019 at 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM

      Calling all Changemakers! Join friends and neighbors for a day of getting things done on the Westside!  We have all kinds of fun and helpful projects that we could use your help with. Wear your gru...

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Featured News

  • First Mixer of the Westside Business Network

    What an awesome bunch of entrepreneurs at our first-ever business mixer!  ~ Que tremendo grupo de comerciantes en nuestra noche de conexiones de negocios! Read More
  • The Red Shirts are coming!

    We are excited to announce that Downtown Ventura Partners has worked on our behalf with the city to expand their ambassador program (the red shirts on bikes) up the Avenue to Kellogg Park. On April 24th, we hosted a small meeting to ask businesses... Read More

Westside Stories

  • Jennifer Greene and her Changemaker Project

    I am a Changemaker. Although labels are not my favorite, this one I accept readily. Last July, a beautiful human I knew passed away. His name was Paul Herzog. I took my grief for my beautiful friend & channeled it to what he would love most…an... Read More