WHY LOCAL FIRST
BETTER FOR YOU: Creates Jobs And Provides Opportunities
BETTER FOR THE COMMUNITY: Builds Local Wealth
BETTER FOR THE ENVIRONMENT: Reduces Our Carbon Footprint
BETTER FOR THE FUTURE: Leads To A More Equitable And Sustainable D.C.
Think Local First DC supports local independent businesses and their allies in creating a sustainable economy. We offer business certification and promotion, provide free economic and environmental assessment tools, host networking events and advocate on behalf of local independent businesses.