• Support Local

  • Buying local means your money goes directly into the community to support its growth and sustainability.                             

     

    10 Reasons to Support Local…

     

     

    #1 Community Character

    Local businesses reflect the needs of the community they serve. They offer unique products and services that create a distinctive community. Distinctiveness can also provide economic advantage.

     

    #2 Community Investment

    Business owners live and invest themselves in the communities in which they operate. They have a keen interest in their community’s well-being and future.

     

    #3 Community Support

    Local businesses support local causes. They contribute to local charities, support sports teams and clubs and donate products and services.

     

    #4 Community Prosperity

    Money spent with local business is re-circulated in the local economy, benefiting the whole community.

     

    #5 Customer Service

    Local businesses provide service that matches the needs of their customers. They hire people that are knowledgeable about what is important to the people in the community.

     

    #6 Selection

    Local business can offer common and unique products and services. Product selection is based on the interests and needs of local customers.

     

    #7 Local Jobs

    Local businesses provide jobs for residents and are one of the largest employers nationwide.

     

    #8 Sustainability 

    Local business require little infrastructure and efficiently use public services to operate, as well as help sustain vibrant town centers.

     

    #9 Local Decision Making 

    Local ownership ensures that the people who will feel the impacts of important decisions are part of the decision making process.

     

    #10 Do the Math

    Consider gas, meals, shipping fees, traffic and long line ups and avoid all of it by staying local.