As a Main Street America™ Accredited program, Newkirk Main Street is a recognized leading program among the national network of more than 1,200 neighborhoods and communities who share both a commitment to creating high-quality places and to building stronger communities through preservation-based economic development. All Main Street America™ Accredited programs meet a set of National Accreditation Standards of Performance as outlined by the National Main Street Center.
For more than 30 years, Oklahoma’s Main Street program has been pumping new life back into the heart of communities across the state. Historic preservation, downtown revitalization efforts and powerful economic stimulation combine to restore the core assets of communities and enhance the quality of life for Oklahomans.
Membership with Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits (OKCNP) provides Newkirk Main Street with access to the largest nonprofit network in the state. This includes opportunities to learn best practices from some of the nation's leading experts. OKCNP helps to strengthen Newkirk Main Street by providing top-of-the-line resources and tools to better serve our community and carry out our mission.