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Eduardo Martinez

Eduardo Martinez

NMMS Organization Program Associate


Recent Articles

Roswell MainStreet Seeks Executive Director

June 10th, 2015 | Category: Home page, Job Opportunities

Roswell Main Street Executive Director Position Announcement MainStreet Roswell seeks a dynamic Main Street Executive Director to lead its downtown revitalization effort in close conjunction with its board of directors.  This 25 year old Main Street organization is located in Roswell, New Mexico, a community of approximately 50,000 located in the fertile Pecos Valley portion… READ MORE

Atlanta National Conference – A Multitude of Choices

April 20th, 2015 | Category: General, Home page, Organization

  The 2015 National Main Street Conference in Atlanta ranks among my favorites in recent years – so many choices, yet so little time.  From the opening session to the closing plenary, the conference was first rate.  Those who attended couldn’t help but be awed by the grandeur of the historic Fox Theater, delighted by the diverse… READ MORE

Partnerships for Community Revitalization

September 24th, 2014 | Category: Organization

Building healthy partnerships is essential for multi-year development projects or large-scale events. Public and private sector entities must work together to advance common goals, creating a vibrant MainStreet district. There are two primary types of partnerships to consider: 1. Public-Private Partnership Public sector investment can help launch catalytic revitalization projects and stimulate private investment. At… READ MORE

Fundraising Basics

July 29th, 2014 | Category: Organization

Fundraising Basics by Eduardo Martinez, NMMS Program Associate Fundraising is a critical element of your MainStreet program success.  It’s not enough to rely on municipal contracts or public sources for operational funds (see Sustainable Funding Sources for NM MainStreet and Arts & Cultural District, NMMS Newsletter, January 2014).  Grant writing efforts are important but they… READ MORE

Meaningful Board Retreats

February 24th, 2014 | Category: Organization

From the NMMS eNewsletter February 2013 By Eduardo Martinez Most community-based organizations engage some type of planning process to identify annual priorities and tasks.  Perhaps the most critical element of this process for MainStreet organizations is the annual board retreat.  Often however, governance boards don’t have the opportunity to fully prepare for planning retreats.  Below… READ MORE

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