Organizational Committee

Purpose: involves getting everyone working toward the same goal and assembling the appropriate human and financial resources to implement a Main Street revitalization program.

Work Plan

Training and education on topics pertinent to the committee

NDC organizational funding

  • Fund-raising events
  • Fund-raising materials

Work with Economic Restructuring Committee to research downtown stakeholder attitudes toward funding instruments (e.g. B.I.D., E.I.D., U.R.D.)

Promote program to NDC stakeholders

Develop Web site (with promotion committee)

Develop NDC brochure

Create NDC displays

Social Media

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Wikipedia entry on Newberg page

Media Relations

  • Press releases to Graphic, News-Register, Oregonian SW

NDC Presentations

  • Chamber
  • Chamber Lunch
  • Leadership Newberg
  • Kiwanis
  • Rotary
  • City Council
  • Public Meetings
  • Retirement Communities

Volunteers

Recruit

  • Identify volunteers to assist with programs
  • Promote volunteer opportunities to George Fox students
  • Hold volunteer training seminar
  • Annual Volunteer Appreciation Meeting

Celebrate annual accomplishments

Explore establishing a junior Main Street program