February 24, 2020 | We Are Main Street: Celebrating Youth |
The March theme of the We Are Main Street campaign
is YOUTH! Please be sure to join us in this month-long celebration by sharing the stories and initiatives of the young people who are making a difference in your downtown using #WeAreMainStreet.
As part of the celebration, we will be hosting two opportunities for local programs during the month: Draw Your Main Street!
(Open to ages 0-11)
Bust out the crayons and markers! Draw a picture of what your Main Street looks like for a chance to be featured on our blog! During the month of March, share your youths' drawings on social media using #WeAreMainStreet, or email them to email@example.com
.What Does Main Street Mean to You?
(Open to ages 12-18)
Home. Shopping with friends. The heartbeat of the community. Whatever it is, we want to know: what does Main Street mean to you? Let us know in 250-500 words for a chance to be published on our blog and shared on our social media channels! Please submit essays to firstname.lastname@example.org
, subject line “What Main Street Means to Me.” Update: Given the pandemic, both opportunities will continue to be available until further notice!
Get Started Today
If you haven’t already, take a look at the We are Main Street webpage
for simple steps (and inspiration) on how to participate in the campaign. It includes: