is it. The simplest, but yet the most powerful
tool you own. If you take more of these
dollar bills and spend them locally, you will help to grow
independent business all across America. Local
business gives back more of every dollar to the community.
Buying locally supports local jobs, funds more local
services through sales tax, and invests more in neighborhood
improvement and development. Shop Local - Buy
Local. It's the community building tool you
carry with you every where you go. Thank you for
This site will
provide you with links to great independent businesses and
give you resources for supporting the Shop Local Buy Local
campaign in your area. Feel free to
download and print any of the poster sizes below.
8½ x 11 poster (5mb)
11x17 poster (8mb)
31x20 poster (20mb)
buy local you are supporting yourself because
significantly more money is used to make purchases from
other local businesses
(see chart) Independent local businesses tend to
be larger supporters of local non-profit groups.
Help keep our local communities unique, reduce environmental
impact, create more good jobs, get better service, invest in
your community, put your taxes to better use, buy what you
want, and encourage local prosperity. All just
with the power of the tool you carry in your pocket.
Shop Local - Buy Local. It's the community building
tool you carry with you every WHERE you go.