Faces of Downtown

Karen Thomas

"I think Harrisonburg is a strong and diverse area."

Paul Somers

“When you have a downtown that has a legitimate culture of arts and music it makes people want to be in that place. It gives that place a vibe that no business can make; you need the community and diversity.”

Deanna Reed


Stan Maclin

“It’s the human heart that makes the difference; if you were to cut us we’d all bleed the same.”

Alan Maynard and Kevin Gibson

“Harrisonburg feels like a place we could contribute or be a part of something bigger..”


Alysia Davies

“This town is really generous; people want to help”


Laura Toni-Holsinger

"Everything that we do is about bringing people together to create a greater good.”