Who We Are
Realize Bradenton is a nonprofit organization that promotes redevelopment and economic growth in downtown Bradenton by transforming places, engaging people, and realizing possibilities.
What We Do
We believe that people are the greatest asset. We creatively engage a diversity of people to work together on positive change in the community. We are for the community, by the community. read more
In conjunction with the City of Bradenton, the Downtown Development Authority, and multiple business and cultural partners, Realize Bradenton collaboratively develops and promotes downtown Bradenton as a unique and preferred destination for residents, visitors, and businesses, and as a model for other cities. read more
Joining arts, culture, heritage, and sports to make the Bradenton area a unique place to live, work, play, and visit. read more
Our cultural master planning process produced a plan to leverage arts, culture, and heritage to build economic development, cultural tourism, and civic engagement. Realize Bradenton was formed to implement key plan elements in conjunction with the Bradenton Downtown Development Authority. read more
Our initiatives allow us to promote downtown Bradenton as a unique and preferred destination for residents, visitors, and businesses, and as a model for other cities. read more