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Volunteers are Changing their World

Together Everyone Achieves More

Mills 50 District VolunteersOrlando Main Streets are still a relatively new concept locally, and so I am frequently asked to present on what it is and what we do. Often I am asked the question what makes Main Streets different from other similar organizations and the answer is easy; volunteers.

Volunteers are the driving force behind local Main Street organizations. They are the community members who roll up their sleeves and get to work ensuring their neighborhood is the best it can be. Continue reading Volunteers are Changing their World

Shop Small on Small Business Saturday with Mayor’s Favorite Things

BuddysFavoriteThings_LogoShopping or dining locally and reinvesting in the City that we call home is key to helping our small businesses grow.   This Saturday, November 28th, you can do just that by shopping small on Small Business Saturday.  

Small businesses provide our City with goods and services that drive our local economy and create job opportunities for residents, enhancing the quality of life in Orlando.

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