Why 2016 was good to us

Dec 21, 2016

2016 was a banner year for Lowcountry Local First, and we’re beyond jazzed to be entering our 10th year serving as your advocate for locally-owned, independent businesses. Thanks to your support in 2016, we proudly… – formed a Commercial Space Advisory Team, – selected our first Creatives in Residence… Read More

Seven reasons why 2016 wasn't the worst ever

Dec 21, 2016

2016 has been … a year. We lost too many local businesses, crops and music idols to name in one post, not to mention the political and social turmoil that has clouded our nation, and the nightmarish conflicts boiling overseas. The details of these realities can be paralyzing at best,… Read More

Local Works 2016 Wrap Up

Dec 13, 2016

Somehow it’s already December. We’re not sure how that’s possible or where the time went but we’re facing facts and conceding that 2017 is right around the corner. But before we start making resolutions for next year, we’re pausing to reflect on some of the amazing things that’ve… Read More

Local Works Announces Creatives in Residence

Dec 6, 2016

Lowcountry Local First (LLF) is proud to announce Katie Ashley and Tyquan Morton as the two recipients of its Creative in Residence program, a new initiative that awards a six-month opportunity at Local Works, LLF’s non-sector coworking space. Ashley and Morton will begin their residency on January 1st… Read More