Membership Requirements

Who Can Join BLF?

Business Owners :

  1. Is my business independent and privately held (not publicly traded)?
  2. Is my business located in Brookline and 50% or more of the business ownership lives in Massachusetts?
  3. Is my business based locally and has no corporate or national headquarters outside the state?
  4. Can my business make independent decisions regarding the name and look of the business, and all business purchasing practices and distribution?
  5. Does my business pay all marketing, rent, and other business expenses without assistance from a corporate headquarters?

If you answered YES to all five questions, Congratulations! You are eligible to join Brookline Local First.