Why Shop the Sticker?
- Local, independent businesses are your neighbors.
- They dig deep to support local non-profits and causes.
- They are accountable; they don’t hide in their corporate offices.
- They share an entrepreneurial spirit that inspires our community
- They are passionate about the products and services they offer.
When you Shop the Sticker.
- You create new local jobs and decrease local unemployment.
- You generate local economic growth.
- You protect our environment by helping to reduce greenhouse emissions from trans-regional and trans-national transportation of goods.
If we all shift as little as 10% of our expenditures to local independents, our local economy can grow by as much as 2-3 times. *
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It helps us all when you do. Click here to find Brookline Local First businesses.
More reasons to Shop the Sticker can be found at http://www.somervillelocalfirst.org/the-local-first-movement/
*Massachusetts Sustainable Business Network