The Proud to be Oakland Park Business initiative was created to represent the values of people, progress and pride. Businesses are recognized for:
Marketing/branding their business location as Oakland Park
Featuring Oakland Park in their packaging/corporate identity
Engaged in community enhancement efforts
Businesses receive a storefront award decal, an award logo to use on company communications and announcements in City publications. "Proud to Be" Oakland Park Business Award Recipients -- June 19, 2019 City Commission
One example is the Bulegreen Café Yard receiving recognition as the "Best Coffee Shop" in Florida.
The following businesses have been presented Proud to be Oakland Park Business awards by the City Commission: