Join a winning team and
become a Downtown Hero
We appreciate our volunteers who are instrumental in the success of downtown revitalization.
Volunteers can get involved in numerous ways by participating on a committee or helping with an individual event or activity.
Design Committee: volunteers develop plans to improve the appearance of our downtown which includes the restoration of historic buildings, encourages new construction and promotes streetscape design.
Economic Restructuring Committee: through volunteer involvement the committee strengthens the economic base of downtown by retaining and recruiting a variety of businesses and visitors.
Promotion Committee: volunteers are in charge with keeping the public’s eye on downtown in order to attract new customers, investors, businesses and visitors through events and activities.
Merchant Organization: downtown businesses participate in promoting businesses in the downtown district.
Organization Committee: volunteers work to build unity between the various constituencies that have a stake in revitalizing our downtown.
Ambassadors: members reach out to downtown businesses and property owners
Events include: Downtown After 5 – Downtown Tour with a Taste of Mt. Vernon, Friday’s Food & Art, Market Days, Cruise-In @ Fall Fest and Mt. Vernon Christmas Parade and activities.
By volunteering you can help shape the future of our city!
All volunteers welcome!