Venture Lititz appoints new Executive Director
Venture Lititz is pleased to announce that the new Executive Director is Rebecca Branle. Rebecca comes to Venture Lititz from the private side with first-hand experience in her own small business. She also has experience with marketing, promotions, event planning, social media, photography, volunteer coordination, and fundraising. She will be obtaining her PA Downtown Center Main Street Manager training and certification and is passionate about our local Main Street having
experienced similar small towns. Rebecca is excited to get started and utilize her passion for community development and enhancement.
What is Venture Lititz?
We are a Nationally-Accredited Main Street Program as recognized by the PA Department of Community and Economic Development and the PA Downtown Center, as well as the National Main Street Program. Established in 2006 with the goal to create an urban environment in Lititz, which attracts people, investment, and commerce through the promotion of existing community resources, the development of new resources, and the preservation and celebration of architectural and cultural heritage.
In the 14 years since our inception, we have worked with our local government and community partners to make Lititz a destination and a great place to live. Some of our many accomplishments include:
Working with the State of Pennsylvania to secure over $100,000 in funding for façade grants for improvements throughout our downtown.
Administering over $ 100,000 Lititz Dollars for our local Merchants.
Hosting the annual Taste of Lititz Festival, our Night Out w/ Venture Lititz theme gala, our Apoca Lititz 5K Race in cooperation with Appalachian Brewery, and the Fire & Ice event.
Developing and maintaining the success of the downtown Lititz Farmers Market.
Working to attract and retain new and businesses in our downtown.
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