Become a Friend of Main Street today!

Founded in 1989, Carbondale Main Street is one of Illinois’ oldest and proudest Main Street programs. We use a time- tested four point approach for downtown redevelopment:

Economic Vitality




If you live in Carbondale, went to school here, or visit us regularly we ask you to join us in supporting downtown as a Friend of Carbondale Main Street. It’s a great way to invest in a place that you love. 

To donate click the button above and enter the amount you wish to donate you can also mail a check to

Carbondale Main Street 121 S. Illinois ave. Carbondale, IL 62901. 

Supporter Levels:

  • $1000.00 Ambassador
  • $500.00  Patron
  • $300.00  Benefactor
  • $100.00  Contributor 
  • $50.00 Beneficial Supporter
  • $10.00 Student/Senior

Thank you to our businesses and community members for your continued support of Carbondale Main Street.