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Congratulations to the 2020 MSARP Recipients!

November 23, 2020 | Congratulations to the 2020 MSARP Recipients! | Join us in congratulating the newest recipients of the Main Street America Revitalization Professional credential! The Main Street America Revitalization Professional (MSARP) credential is the highest level of...


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Announcing the 2020 Mary Means Leadership Award Recipient

October 30, 2020 | Announcing the 2020 Mary Means Leadership Award Recipient | Sharon Jablonski, Director of Morganton Main Street. Credit: Ethan Smith.(left) and Michael Berley (center and right) Sharon Jablonski, the Director of Morganton Main Street in Morganton, North...


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Announcing the 2020 Great American Main Street Award Winners

October 30, 2020 | Announcing the 2020 Great American Main Street Award Winners | The National Main Street Center announced Boyne City Main Street in Boyne City Michigan; Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association in Tupelo, Mississippi; and Kendall Whittier Main Street in Tulsa, Oklahoma as...


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Last Chance! Join us at PastForward

October 26, 2020 | Last Chance! Join us at PastForward | The virtual PastForward conference starts tomorrow! Taking place October 27 – 30, the virtual conference will feature a variety of content relevant to commercial district revitalization professionals. PastForward will feature...


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Become an Amex #ShopSmall Neighborhood Champion this Holiday Season

October 23, 2020 | Become an Amex #ShopSmall Neighborhood Champion this Holiday Season | This holiday season, it's more important than ever to rally your communities around the small businesses that make your downtown thrive. Main Street America is a proud supporter of Small Business...


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The Second Round of the HartBeat of Main Street Grant Program is Now Open!

October 22, 2020 | The Second Round of the HartBeat of Main Street Grant Program is Now Open! | The second round of the HartBeat of Main Street Grant Program is now open! In partnership with The Hartford , we are thrilled to make funding available to help small business owners respond...


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Main Street America and The Hartford Award More Than $800,000 in Grants to Small Businesses

October 21, 2020 | Main Street America and The Hartford Award More Than $800,000 in Grants to Small Businesses | From left to right: Suspended Brewing Company in Baltimore, MD. Credit: Steven Norris; Citizen Vine in Folsom, CA. Credit: Lisa Gomez; Griff Goods in Opelika, AL...


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New Webinar! Demographics, Data, and Diversity

October 9, 2020 | New Webinar! Demographics, Data, and Diversity | In the wake of social upheaval across the country, many Main Street programs are considering how to launch or amplify diversity and inclusion efforts. To undertake a diversity initiative, an understanding of your community...


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New Workshop! Building Main Street Resilience

October 6, 2020 | New Workshop! Building Main Street Resilience | Hear from national experts in the planning, real estate, and disaster preparedness sectors in this one-day workshop held on Tuesday, October 27th in conjunction with the National Trust’s 2020 PastForward Conference. ...


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Help Your Main Street's Businesses Grow Online

September 30, 2020 | Help Your Main Street's Businesses Grow Online Main Street America has teamed up with ecommerce leader eBay to extend a special invitation to our network as we head into the holiday shopping season. Main Street small businesses, whether they're just...