Join the National Main Street Center®
Put one of the most successful community revitalization strategies in the nation to work for your commercial district by joining the National Main Street Center®. Learn what really works in commercial district revitalization by sharing the experiences and successes of individuals and organizations working to preserve and breathe new life into their downtowns and neighborhood business districts. Through our publications, website, webinars, listservs, discounts and resource library, our members find new resources, solutions, and connections everyday.
Our membership categories are: Main Street America™ Designated Member, Standard Member, and Allied Member.
*Coinciding with the updated Main Street America™ brand, a streamlined membership system for Main Street programs and affiliates will go into place beginning in January 2016. Check out the Main Street America™ Tier System overview and stay tuned for updates!*
The Main Street America network consists of well over 1,000 community based organizations and 45 city, state, and regional Coordinating Programs. Main Street America Designated Membership is open to community-based revitalization organizations or programs that are interested in joining this powerful movement - and is required for all local programs designated by their Coordinating Program. You can find more information about the new Main Street America™ tier system here.
Why become designated? Main Street America is a special mark of distinction. Think of it as a seal, recognizing that participating programs, organizations, and communities are part of a national movement with a proven track record for celebrating community character, preserving local history, and generating impressive economic returns.
If you are not currently designated, and interested in becoming a recognized Main Street America™ community, email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
$350 per year.
If you are an organization, municipality, or individual working in the commercial district revitalization field, but not interested or eligible in becoming a Main Street America™ Designated community, our Standard Membership is for you! Join to get access to discounts, publications, our weekly newsletter, and much more!
$350 per year.
Our Allied Network Membership provides consultants, manufacturers, companies, and others the opportunity to tap into our customer base. Companies in our Allied Network receive discounted rates for exhibiting at the annual Main Street Now Conference as well as other benefits.
$495 per year.
*Please note, joining either of the Main Street Network memberships does not entitle an organization or entity to use the term Main Street in their name. For further information, see our Name Use Policy.