1. It’s during the shopping season — a critical time to amplify Shop Local messaging.
  2. It has a limited two-month time frame that doesn’t overwhelm partners.
  3. It helps communities learn from and inspire each other.
  4. It is totally customizable for each community.
  5. It connects local communities with a national movement that adds enthusiasm and excitement for our work.
  6. Small Biz Saturday and other programs fit in seamlessly with Shop Indie Local.
  7. Shop Indie Local has a catchy  name with an attractive logo.
  8. It is designed to be an online campaign that fits in nicely with each partner’s social media efforts.
  9. It is a visible demonstration that the Local Economy Movement and AMIBA are alive and kicking!
  10. It is free with no hidden fees or charges!