Buy Local When You Can
There are many paths to more sustainable living. Buying local products and services is a great way to make a sustainable impact. Studies show that when you buy from independent, locally owned businesses, more of your dollars are used to make purchases from other local businesses.
Benefits of buying local:
- Reduce the carbon footprint of your product or service
- Keep your community unique through specially curated products with less chain store selections
- Help create opportunity for good jobs since small, local employers are the largest national employer
- Better potential to support community groups
- Opportunity for better service
- Cultivate a sense of community and connnections
To get started, download our list of a few places where you can purchase locally sourced products!