Become a Partner


Who Should Join WDI?

Downtown business owners, retailers, restaurateurs, residents and anyone who believes in a prosperous and successful downtown.

Partnership Levels

  • Student Supporter: $25
  • Downtown Advocate (Individual): $50
  • Non-Profit Organization or House of Worship: $50
  • Small Business (1-9 employees): $100
  • Medium Business (10-19 employees:) $250
  • Large Business (More than 20 employees:) $500


  • Statistics on downtown trends and real estate development projects
  • Group or customized presentations on the State of Downtown (subject to staff availablity)
  • Invitation to networking events and discounted event tickets
  • Assistance in hosting grand opening ceremonies as your business opens or expands
  • Website link at to your company website
  • Volunteer Opportunies with WDI committees and events
  • Access to valuable publications and newsletters (Downtown Map & Guide, Annual Report - the State of Downtown Wilmington, Downtown Wilmington monthly e-newsletter)

*All partnerships include an invitation to our annual Partner Appreciation event and a window decal.

Advertising opportunities and event sponsorships are also available. Please contact our office at (910) 763-7349 for more information. 

Choose Your Level