Join the Team

Now it's your turn to get involved.

The Main Street Society's mission is to encourage the support of Sumter's citizens, industries, and businesses in the continuous revitalization of Downtown Sumter. By becoming a member of the Main Street Society, you can help make this revitalization a reality.


Click Here to Submit a Membership Application


Former Main Street Society projects:

  • Purchased brick “Historic Downtown Sumter” signs to place at entranceways
  • Placed Marquis in front of Opera House to advertise Downtown events
  • Received Palmetto Pride Grant to help fund hanging baskets on Main Street
  • Completed Downtown clean-up as a part of Grant
  • Placed bike racks around Downtown
  • Hosted numerous membership drop-ins


Current projects:

  • Continued funding of the hanging baskets on Main Street
  • Open Houses in Downtown historic homes and businesses 1-2 times per year
  • Supports Art in the Park


Levels of Membership

  • Platinum - $1000
  • Gold - $500
  • Silver - $250
  • Patron - $100
  • Family - $50
  • Individual - $35


What are the benefits of membership?

All members of the Main Street Society will receive:

  • Your name listed on the Downtown website
  • An invitation to a private reception during one of our Downtown events
  • Invitations to arrive early for special receptions at Open Houses and other Main Street Society events