join-top
LF facebook redLF insta redLF twitter redLF youtube redv
slide-local first wear your local
slide-local first Locals do better
slide-local first leaders circle
LF noBG find
LF noBG register
LF noBG donate

Latest Blog & News

  • “Hope You Feel Welcome”

    In 2016, Local First Utah is engaging in extensive outreach in six rural communities -- thanks to a generous sponsorship from Zions Bank -- in order to catalyze “buy local” mo...

  • “Hope You Feel Welcome”

    In 2016, Local First Utah is engaging in extensive outreach in six rural communities -- thanks to a generous sponsorship from Zions Bank -- in order to catalyze “buy local” mo...

  • Three Positive Effects of Local Entrepreneurship

    As more research is focused on independent businesses and the “buy local” movement, we’re continuing to see data driven support for what  we know to be true: Locally owned businesses make better place...

  • Resolve to Buy Locally in 2016!

    2016 is here, and many of us are looking for ways that we can make positive changes to our lives and the world around us. Here’s one resolution that we at Local First Utah think can make a big differe...

  • Makers Markets, Craft Fairs and Locally Made Gifts

    A farmers market or arts & crafts market is more than just a place to find a delicious jar of jam or a handknit hat to nestle under the Christmas tree. 

    Makers markets are economic engines, creating ...

  • Shift Your Spending Week Media Coverage

    It's been a doozey of a weekend, filled with press events, radio interviews and photo-ops, all in support of our Shift Your Spending Week Campaign. We're happy to report that our 2015 Shift Your Spend...

Local First on Instagram