We’ve got a winning team between Gardiner Main Street, the City’s Economic & Community Development Department, and City Government. Everybody’s working together and it shows.
— Dan Bailey, Bailey’s Auto Sales Inc., part of downtown Gardiner since 1927

Organization Committee

The Organization Team helps build consensus and cooperation among the many groups and individuals who have a role in the revitalization process. Other responsibilities include volunteer recruitment and orientation, and securing long-term sustainable funding for the program.

Current Projects:

  • Monthly Neighborhood Outreach parties to educate residents about the program and generate volunteer and financial support
  • Ongoing development of business investors
  • Annual Fundraising Appeal
  • Recruiting/training volunteers
  • Annual meeting

Past Projects:

  • Drafted by-laws, incorporated, and received non-profit status for Gardiner Main Street under the Department of Labor
  • Developed brochure to explain the organization’s mission and objectives to the public
  • Developed the “Night for the Town” Live/Silent Auction held in Oct. 2007 to raise awareness and funds for Gardiner Main Street
  • Hosted BBQ’s to thank sponsors
  • Hosted Annual Meetings to recognize volunteers, best facade improvements, building rehabs and creative endeavors

Get Involved!

We need your help to sustain the Gardiner Main Street initiatives and invite you to join a committee, volunteer for events, or make a donation. For volunteer opportunities, email, or call 207.582.3100.

Gardiner Main Street Tax Documents