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We work in collaboration with thousands of local partners and grassroots leaders across the nation who share our commitment to advancing shared prosperity, creating resilient economies, and improving quality of life.

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Made up of small towns, mid-sized communities, and urban commercial districts, the thousands of organizations, individuals, volunteers, and local leaders that make up Main Street America™ represent the broad diversity that makes this country so unique.

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Looking for strategies and tools to support you in your work? Delve into the Main Street Resource Center and explore a wide range of resources including our extensive Knowledge Hub, professional development opportunities, field service offerings, advocacy support, and more!

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Your one-stop-shop for all the latest stories, news, events, and opportunities – including grants and funding programs – across Main Street.

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Three Main Street America Staff members standing in front of a mural in Marion, Iowa.

Marion, Iowa © Tasha Sams

About

We work in collaboration with thousands of local partners and grassroots leaders across the nation who share our commitment to advancing shared prosperity, creating resilient economies, and improving quality of life.

Overview Who We Are How We Work Partner Collaborations Our Supporters Our Team Job Opportunities Contact Us
Two community members in Emporia Kansas pose with a sign saying "I'm a Main Streeter"

Emporia, Kansas © Emporia Main Street

Our Network

Made up of small towns, mid-sized communities, and urban commercial districts, the thousands of organizations, individuals, volunteers, and local leaders that make up Main Street America™ represent the broad diversity that makes this country so unique.

Overview Coordinating Programs Main Street Communities Collective Impact Awards & Recognition Community Evaluation Framework Join the Movement
Dionne Baux and MSA partner working in Bronzeville, Chicago.

Chicago, Illinois © Main Street America

Resources

Looking for strategies and tools to support you in your work? Delve into the Main Street Resource Center and explore a wide range of resources including our extensive Knowledge Hub, professional development opportunities, field service offerings, advocacy support, and more!

Overview Knowledge Hub Field Services Government Relations Main Street Now Conference Main Street America Institute Small Business Support Allied Member Services The Point Members Area
People riding e-scooters in Waterloo, Iowa

Waterloo, Iowa © Main Street Waterloo

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Your one-stop-shop for all the latest stories, news, events, and opportunities – including grants and funding programs – across Main Street.

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Woman and girl at a festival booth in Kendall Whittier, Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Kendall Whittier — Tulsa, Oklahoma © Kendall Whittier Main Street

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Join us in our work to advance shared prosperity, create strong economies, and improve quality of life in downtowns and neighborhood commercial districts.

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Our Allied Network is made up of companies and consultants that provide products and services related to downtown revitalization and economic development. Whether you specialize in market analysis, architectural design, beautiful event banners, or state of the art park benches, Allied membership provides you with an invaluable way to promote your goods or services to the Main Street America network.

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When you join as an Allied Member, you’ll tap into our base and instantly connect with:

  • Revitalization program board members and executive directors that make and influence purchasing decisions on revitalization products and services for their organizations as well as other revitalization efforts in their communities;
  • Public officials who allocate public dollars for community programs, street enhancements, and economic development initiatives;
  • Architects that specify products for rehabilitation, adaptive reuse projects, and façade improvements;
  • Building owners and consultants searching for authentic and historically accurate components for commercial district revitalization as well as cutting-edge economic development tools; and
  • Local retailers looking for economic development services and resources. 

Benefits


  • Access to The Point, our exclusive online member networking platform.
  • Access to Main Street News, a weekly newsletter on new trends, stories from the field, and need-to-know information for those in the commercial district revitalization field.
  • Members-only rates at the annual Main Street Now Conference, and the Main Street America Institute.
  • Access to our digital library of must-read revitalization publications and resource guides, including exclusive training materials on the Main Street Approach and full archives.
  • Free online training opportunities.
  • Full access to the Main Street Knowledge Hub with sample documents, articles, reports, and more from your peers and experts in the field — all at your fingertips.
  • Access to tailored insurance products from the National Trust Insurance Services, LLC
  • Family level membership with the National Trust for Historic Preservation including a subscription to Preservation magazine.
  • Up to four free sub-memberships to share access to resources with your team.
  • Mailing Lists: reach our national audience of commercial district revitalization leaders with two electronic copies of our membership list. Note, these do not include emails or phone numbers.
  • Promotion: a listing in our online Allied Services Directory, with links to your website.
  • Exclusive rights to use the Allied member logo: show customers you support the Main Street America Movement.
  • Exhibiting Discount: reduced exhibit fees for the Main Street Expo at the Main Street Now Conference.
  • Exclusive sponsorthip opportunities: showcase your name, services, and products to our popular Main Street Now Conference events and items, as well as other publications and annual activities.
  • And more!

Annual Dues: $525

If you prefer to submit payment by mail or check, please download a join form.

Have questions? Read our membership FAQs.

Please note, membership does not entitle an organization to use the name“Main Street.” View our full Name Use Policy here.

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Main Street Now 2024

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Join fellow commercial district revitalization leaders from across the country for three days of insightful education sessions, unique special events, immersive mobile workshops, and memorable experiences.

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