Clermont Main Street is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization comprised of Downtown Clermont business owners, local businesses and individuals who are passionate about investing in the historic heart of Clermont. Clermont Main Street is more than a merchant’s or business association — it is a volunteer-driven, nonprofit organization working to revitalize and amplify the health and economic vitality of Downtown Clermont using the Main Street 4-Point Approach to downtown revitalization:
- Organization: Involves creating a strong foundation for a sustainable revitalization effort, including cultivating partnerships, community involvement, and resources for the district.
- Promotion: Positions the downtown district as the center of the community and hub of economic activity, while creating a positive image that showcases a community’s unique characteristics.
- Design: Supports a community’s transformation by enhancing the physical and visual assets that set that downtown district apart.
- Economic Vitality: Helps the downtown district reposition its economy through market-driven business retention & development strategies.
Consistent with the national organizational model, Clermont Main Street is funded through a mix of public funding, grants, memberships and sponsorships in addition to revenue generated from community events held within Downtown Clermont.