As a benefit to membership, DMI annually offers Mini Grants to small businesses operating in downtown. Maximum request for grants is $300. Grants may be used for a variety of items including interior paint, lighting fixtures, computers, software and more. Please click here to download an application. Grant applications must be submitted prior to purchase. Grants are accepted throughout the year and payable, following application approval and product purchase.
Facade Improvement Grant
DMI believes that our historic downtown area represents a valuable resource worth preserving. The purpose of the DMI Facade Improvement Matching Grant Program is to encourage the preservation and rehabilitation of historically significant structures within downtown. Project scope of work, must be approved prior to construction. Applications are accepted throughout the year and reviewed by the DMI Design Committee. Please click here for an application.