Business Membership, $150:
Strengthen Your Business and Connect with Other Local Business Owners
- Member mixers and networking
- Member-to-Member email announcements
- Access to other independent businesses through the national BALLE ( Business Alliance for Local Living Economies) Networks, www.livingeconomies.org.
Marketing and Promotion
- "Local Advokit" campaign materials
- Use of the Seacoast Local and Buy Local name and logos for your business cards, shelf tags, advertisements, website, and fleet vehicles
- Seacoast Local Member "Buy Local" Window Decal- displayed by members to publicly emphasize the importance of supporting businesses that make commitments to support our community
- An opportunity to be profiled through out campaigns and promotions
- Free listing on our website with link to your website (find resources and promote your business to local customers and other independent businesses)
Educational Materials and Opportunities
- Access to programs to help you become more sustainable in your business practices
- Invitations and discounts to unique educational opportunities
- Organizational Newsletters
Opportunities to Strengthen Our Communities
- Educate our community about the importance of supporting locally owned businesses and the stewards of our region.
- Teach and learn from a community of like-minded local business owners who share your challenges and your vision!
- Advocate for policies that support independent local businesses and farms, promote economic equity, and protect the environment
Sustaining Members, $1500:
For this higher rate of business membership, Underwriters are promoted (and thanked!) in our directories, newsletters, website, and at all our general member events, and have the satisfaction of knowing how much they have contributed to the development of this important organization and all its efforts.
Community members and their families who want to support the work of Seacoast Local and keep abreast of what's happening can join us in a Support capacity. Supporters receive newsletters and, upon request, can receive e-mailed announcements and invitations to events and programs. Any Supporters giving over $35 will also receive the Membership Directory and be listed as a Supporter.