Foster Area

The Foster Area Business Association (FABA) is a group of business owners and representatives from Foster Road between Powell Boulevard and SE 82nd Avenue in Portland, Oregon. FABA supports local businesses through advocacy, events, and promoting Foster as a place to eat, drink, shop, and find services.


Membership starts at $100 a year for brick and mortar businesses and $50 for home-based businesses.

2022-23 BOARD

President – Danielle Deschenes (Danielle Deschenes, Realtor)
Treasurer – Matt Coats (lofistudio)
Secretary – Chris Correnti (Chris Correnti, Realtor)
At large – Emily Elpusan (The Headstrong Hound)
At large – Kyle Ritchie (Cowlick Barbershop)
At large – Rodrigo De Souza (Favela Brazilian Cafe)
At large – Nicole Cathcart (Dye Dye My Darling Salon)


In addition to the services, support and promotion FABA provides, we also connect businesses to already existing resources. Learn more about resources for small businesses: here.

How to Promote or Collaborate:

Email our District Manager, Jeff, at and tell him about your promotional or collaboration opportunity. Please don’t spam members of the association, or use our contact info for unsolicited offers.

District Boundaries:

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Foster Boundaries highlighted in Orange

Special Thanks For Making This Site Possible:

Martinez Bateman Development Initiative
Steve Turmell Visual Communications