Lowcountry Local First is a 501(c)3 nonprofit cultivating an economy anchored in local ownership, because local-independent businesses are the cornerstone of our culture, economy, and character.

We are Movement Builders.

We are Advocates of local-independent businesses.

We are Localists.

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


Lowcountry Local First welcomes new Director of Development

May 9th

Lowcountry Local First, a nonprofit that cultivates an economy anchored in local ownership, recently welcomed Matthew Hayden to its team as Director of Development. This new position will manage and oversee all elements of the fundraising operations and help secure the resources necessary for the maintenance and growth… Read More


Growing New Farmers Program Intern - Summer / Fall 2018

Apr 18th

Organization: Lowcountry Local First Term: Part-time and flexible. Ideal term length June – December 2018. Application Deadline: Open until filled Start Date: Flexible start date of June 4, 2018; If only fall session is of interest, start date will be Lowcountry Local First (LLF) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization… Read More

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