Downtown Members
Make a Difference.

Vision. Action. Future.

Thank you for your interest in Downtown Bloomington Inc. We are proud of the involvement of hundreds of community volunteers working together to create a better downtown. 

Since 1984 DBI has partnered on a variety of projects that come together for a better quality of life in Bloomington.  

We invite you to join the action! Become a member of Downtown Bloomington Inc. and help shape the future of downtown. 

You have the opportunity to network, increase your visibility, as well as help shape the future of downtown Bloomington.

CONNECT
NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES

• Monthly Member Networking Breakfasts hosted at Bloomington Cooking School

• Downtown Socials hosted at local restaurants

• Volunteer opportunities to meet others, learn new things and strengthen downtown

• Educational sessions

PARTNER
PROMOTION AND PROJECT ASSISTANCE

• Downtown gift certificate program, 2500 + sold each year

• Restaurant listings on special map for per diem meal vouchers

• Share your information

• Main Street Partner Special

• Promote through DBI Signature events

• Event Calendar

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• Space listings

VOICE
YOUR INPUT NEEDED

• Monthly news update

• Member announcements

• Surveys

• Topic discussions

Downtown Bloomington Inc. is a membership association that leads and organizes resources to develop and promote the economic, cultural, and social vitality of downtown Bloomington, while enhancing historic assets.

MAIN STREET 4-POINT APPROACH
01.
PROMOTION
- Market downtown's defining assets
- Communicate unique features through storytelling
- Encourage community through signature special events
02.
ECONOMIC VITALITY
- Build a diverse economic base
- Catalyze smart new investment
- Cultivate entrepreneurial ecosystem
03.
DESIGN
- Create an inviting, inclusive atmosphere
- Celebrate historic character
- Foster interactive public spaces
04.
ORGANIZATION
- Build leadership and strong organizational capacity
- Ensure broad community engagement
- Forge partnerships across sectors
BENEFITS

• Monthly Newsletter

• Receptions and Events

• Updates on Downtown Issues

• Downtown Directory Listing

• Downtown Website Listing 

• Gift Certificate Program Promotions

• Networking Opportunities

 
LEVELS

BASIC

$150

• Networking  • Promotion  • Education

ENHANCED

$250

• Increased recognition  • Logos on DBI materials and events 

• Photo shoot for media posts  •  Networking  •  Promotion  •  Education

ADVOCATE

$500

• Use your voice to advocate for a strong downtown  • Increased recogntion

• Logo featured prominently  •  Featured Member on website

• Photo shoot for media posts  •  Networking  •  Promotion  •  Education

PATRON

$1,000

• Support of strong program focused on downtown vibrancy

• Opportunities for associate recognition  

• Recognized as supporter of downtown awards program that recognizes significant projects  •  Logo on Downtown Gift Certifcate Program

• Sponsor of Canopy of Lights celebration  •  Opportunities for team building special seating, area, tickets, speaking opportunities and recognition at one DBI signature event of your choice: Downtown Annual Meeting, Easter Egg Hunt, Taste of Bloomington, Fourth of July Parade, Trick or Treat Trail, Canopy of Lights, or Downtown Social

• Visionary involvement for future planning of downtown and the organization

• Eye on the Horizon—help with consitent long term physical projects

• Renaissance Leader—leads in support of cultural, econcomic and social rebirth

• Introduce speaking opportunity at Downtown Annual Meeting and events

• Involve your Associates—complimentary tickets and invites to DBI events

• Networking  •  Promotion  •  Education  

• Let's customize your sponsorship to meet your needs

CHAMPION

$1,500
Our Mission
We seek to educate the public about the benefits of a strong downtown, facilitate public and private partnerships and to provide unified leadership in order to strengthen and support downtown as:
The heart of the city for all citizens
A safe, civil and hospitable environment
An active and prosperous place for businesses and employees
A center for cultural and artistic experiences
A venue for meetings and events
A vibrant environment for all residents, workers, as well as businesses and leisure visitors
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302 South College Avenue

Bloomington, IN 47403

p  812-336-3681

f   812-349-2981

info@downtownbloomington.com

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