Our amazing team of regulars and part-time volunteers are committed to helping others. We take our convictions and turn them into action. Think you would be a good fit? Get in touch for more information!
To honor and preserve our past by continuing to improve the appearance and revitalization of our Silvis Business District and by promoting the entire community - residential, commercial, and industrial; through community teamwork, promotions, education, and marketing.
We strive to develop an attractive, economically stable community to promote existing business growth, attract new businesses, and create a destination for customers and tourists.
If you would like to join us for a Board Meeting or one of the committee meetings here's when we meet and where
Meeting to discuss community events that promote the City of Silvis
Silvis City Hall
Monthly meetings to discuss status of committee meetings, financial reports and new business items
Silvis City Hall
brings the community together, getting everyone working toward the same goal by building consensus and cooperation among the groups that have an important stake in the district. Both businesses and residents benefit by using the common-sense formula of a volunteer-driven program to promote the program, raise awareness and solicit funds to sustain the program.
markets the districts unique assets to bring people downtown. It sells both the image and promise to shoppers, investors, new businesses and visitors. Their responsibilities are to promote the downtown image both to our community and other communities, generate support for downtown businesses and promote a sense of community for Silvis residents through retail promotions, marketing campaigns and a series of special events.
addresses the downtown district's physical environment. Preserve historic buildings, landscaping and merchandising (store windows) help convey a visual message about what Main Street has to offer.
works to improve the downtown’s economic commercial district by helping existing businesses expand and recruiting new businesses that respond to today’s market. Main Street programs help convert unused and underused spaces into productive properties and cultivate local and regional entrepreneurship.
A nonprofit is as strong as the community that holds it up. Together, we can do more than we can do alone. Let's bring our abilities and passions together to affect real change.
There are many ways to join us and support our mission. Contact us to find out more about volunteer opportunities, fundraising events, and ways that you can get our message to your friends and family.
Silvis, IL, USA