Community Partner & Membership

Join Our Family
 
Your annual investment contribution helps us continue our vision to help create a successful downtown and enrich our community through celebrating the arts,supporting local businesses, embracing our heritage, preserving our natural environment and promoting quality events which make Okeechobee an inviting hometown destination.
WHO ARE WE
A local 501(c)3 non profit

We provide community-based economic development through promotions, marketing, events, arts & culture and historic preservation.
 
Okeechobee Main Street was formed in 2002 as an associate member of the Florida Main Street Program and has operated as a volunteer-driven Florida Main Street Community and in 2004 became an accredited member of the National Trust for Historic Preservations’ Main Street America Program.
 
Since 2004, Okeechobee Main Street has been presented with 20 Secretary of State Awards for rehabilitation projects, new construction, partnerships with the City of Okeechobee, Okeechobee County, local program supporters and Arts & Culture Programs.
 
WHAT WE DO
Build awareness of Historic Downtown Okeechobee and beyond.
 
Organize and present nine annual downtown events.We are a local art agency, Arts & Culture Alliance of Okeechobee County, promoting the arts through art events and exhibits, building a strong art presence in Okeechobee.
 
Organize Monthly Business Partner's Mixers.
 
Maintain a website for our Community Partners & visitors along with an active social media presence on Facebook.
 
Produce weekly informative e-newsletter, “The Main Street Happenings”, distributed to all Community Partners and linked to our Facebook page that reaches over 4000+ followers.
VOLUNTEER
Volunteers are the backboneof the Main Street Program
BE AN INVESTOR
Your investment dollars helps support community events, promote the arts, increase economic development while preserving our history.
BE A SPONSOR
When you sponsor Main Street eventsit helps us to elevate downtownactivities and also promotes your business.
SHARE THE LOVE
Share the love for our downtown. Talk positive and post positive remarksabout downtown Okeechobee.Brag with a hashtags...#LOVEOKEECHOBEE, #OKMS

Community Partner Levels

We consider you more than a member, you are a community partner and part of the Okeechobee Main Street family - investing in our community!

All Community Partners will receive an Okeechobee Main Street informational and welcome packet.Community Partners are also eligible for Committee Membership, Board member opportunity, one vote at Okeechobee Main Street annual meeting and opportunity to host a Main Street Mixer.

Personal Level

$25 Individual
$50 Family
  • Virtual (Digital) Member Sticker
  • Welcome on Facebook & Main Street Happenings
  • Receive Weekly Main Street Happenings email
  • Recognition on the OKMS Website Community Partners Page
Personal Levels are welcomedto join at any business level listed and receive the listed additional benefits.
 

Non-Profits Level

$50
  • Virtual (Digital) Member Sticker
  • Welcome on Facebook & Main Street Happenings
  • Receive Weekly Main Street Happenings email
  • Opportunity to place announcement on Main Street Happenings
  • Your Event listed on Website Calendar
  • Recognition on the OKMS Website Community Partners Page
Non-Profit Levels are welcomedto join at any business level listed and receive the listed additional benefits.

Bronze Level

$100
  • Virtual (Digital) Member Sticker
  • Window Member Sticker
  • Welcome on Facebook & Main Street Happenings
  • Receive Weekly Main Street Happenings email
  • “Faces of Main Street“ in Main Street Happenings - 1 per year
  • Opportunity to place free ad or announcement on Main Street Happenings
  • Recognition on the OKMS Website Community Partners Page (business name and contact info with link to business website or Facebook)

Silver Level

$250
  • Virtual (Digital) Member Sticker
  • Window Member Sticker
  • Welcome on Facebook & Main Street Happenings
  • Receive Weekly Main Street Happenings email
  • “Faces of Main Street” in Main Street Happenings - 2 per year
  • Opportunity to place free ad or announcement on Main Street Happenings
  • Recognition on the OKMS Website Community Partners Page (business logo, name and contact info with link to business website or social media link)
  • 2 free tickets at one OKMS ticketed event

Gold Level

$500
  • Virtual (Digital) Member Sticker
  • Window Member StickerWelcome on Facebook & Main Street Happenings
  • Receive Weekly Main Street Happenings email
  • “Faces of Main Street” in Main Street Happenings - 3 per year
  • Opportunity to place free ad or announcement on Main Street Happenings
  • Recognition on the OKMS Website Community Partners Page (business logo, name and contact info with link to business website or social media link)
  • Business flyers at OKMS booth during events and festivals
  • 4 free tickets at one OKMS ticketed event

Platinum Level

$1,000
  • Virtual (Digital) Member Sticker
  • Window Member Sticker
  • Welcome on Facebook &Main Street Happenings
  • Receive Weekly Main Street Happenings email
  • “Faces of Main Street” in Main Street Happenings - 4 per year
  • Logo and Link on Main Street Happenings
  • Logo and Link on OKMS Website Front Page
  • Top listing on OKMS Website Community Partners Page (business logo, name and contact info with link to business website or social media link)
  • Business flyers at OKMS booth during events and festivals
  • Recognition on Main Street event posters, flyers & print ads
  • Complimentary Booth space at 2 OKMS festivals or events
  • 6 free tickets at one OKMS ticketed event