UPDATE 7/8/2013: Mahalo everyone who voted and helped propel Hilo to Benjamin Moore’s “Main Street Matters” Top 20 List. We won! Over the next year Benjamin Moore will be working with the Hilo Downtown Improvement Association and Hawaii County to determine how best to use the prize package.
A few clicks could revitalize Downtown Hilo
Our beloved Downtown Hilo is a candidate for the ‘Main Street Matters’ campaign by Benjamin Moore Paint. The program’s goal is to “re-energize local communities through revitalization and restoration projects.” The top twenty towns with the most votes across the United States and Canada will be chosen for a fresh coat of Benjamin Moore paint. View the Benjamin Moore Paint – Main Street Matters Promotional Video.
This is our chance to show our love and pride of historic Hilo simply by voting to give new life to a great Hawai`i community. Voting has already started and will be open through June 30, 2013. Lend your support by sharing the link with friends and family and casting your vote once a day!
Voting is easy: (VOTING IS NOW CLOSED – WE WON!)
1) go to paintwhatmatters.com;
2) click on the islands of Hawaii on the map; (on mobile devices click on Alaska)
3) click on “Hilo” on the left sidebar; (on mobile devices find Hilo in drop-down menu)
4) click on the “Vote Now” image to cast your vote.
Vote once a day until June 30th! VOTE NOW >> (VOTING IS NOW CLOSED – WE WON!)
Then PRINT THIS POSTER to promote the contest in your place of business.