Lowcountry Local First is a nonprofit advocate for local, independent businesses and a resource for the community members they serve.

We’re working to create jobs and grow the Lowcountry economy by empowering local makers, growers and service providers.

Most importantly, we’re your neighbors. And just like you, we love it here.


Sponsor Highlight: Certified South Carolina Grown

May 5th

Certified South Carolina Grown knows that local just tastes better. That’s why they have made it their mission to make it easier for consumers to identify, find and buy South Carolina products. The Certified South Carolina program is a cooperative effort among producers, processors, wholesalers, retailers, and the… Read More


All Companies are ‘In the People Business’

Apr 18th

The following is reposted from the Charleston Regional Business Journal (Apr. 18 – May 1, 2016; Volume 22, No. 9): “If you want abundance, give it to other people.” So launched the opening session of Lowcounty Local First’s Good Business Summit in a panel discussion titled “Better Together: Where… Read More

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