To support the promotion of quality downtown projects and events, including the production of one premier fund-raiser annually and to provide a forum for members, downtown property owners and tenants to express concerns and interests regarding legislative and economic issues.
In keeping with its Mission Statement, DSU encourages the promotion of downtown as a destination, and, therefore, makes available funds for marketing and promotion of downtown events and projects.
Eligible Organizations: Any organization planning to hold an event in the Downtown
Development District or whose efforts benefit downtown.
Funding Guidelines: Funds must be used for promotion and advertising of the event.
Advertising and promotion may take place in the Shreveport-Bossier area or out-of-market.
Application: A fully completed application must be submitted to Melanie Bacon at Downtown
Shreveport Unlimited at least 60 days prior to the event.
Final Event Summary: The final event summary is due within 60 days of the end of the event
and must be accompanied by the final Request for Reimbursement Form.
Procedures for Draw of Funds: Payment is on a reimbursement basis only and is made only
after proof of paid invoices is presented, accompanied by the Request for Reimbursement Form