What does the community YOU want look like?

May 26, 2017

Within the past decade we have seen tremendous change in the Lowcountry and particularly in Charleston. Our community is evolving at a rapid pace, and it’s become commonplace to read headlines of long-time local businesses closing and to see “Lost our Lease” signs in windows. Instead of communities… Read More

2017 Eat Local Challenge Results

May 9, 2017

Thank you to all who took the pledge in April to eat local and make the shift to support our local food system. Through your participation in this challenge, we hope that you found that eating local is for everyone. Keep up the shift and we hope to have… Read More

Apply for Creative in Residence Program at Local Works

May 4, 2017

The Creative Industries add more than $3.2B to the Charleston metro economy and are the 4th largest employment cluster, yet most entrepreneur support groups and coworking spaces are focused on the tech and and high-growth sectors. We believe that it is just as important to support the creative… Read More

Eat Local Month Supporter: Limehouse Produce

May 3, 2017

Lowcountry Local First is thrilled to once again have Limehouse Produce as the presenting sponsor for Eat Local Month. Since they started their business in 1945, Limehouse has continuously gone the extra mile in sourcing and delivering fresh, local produce throughout the Lowcountry. One of the ways they are recently reached out… Read More