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.

Join the movement as a business or Localist individual between October 11 and December 13, 2017,  and you could win some special end-of-year “treats” for yourself or your team, generously provided by some fantastic local businesses.


Business Membership Prize Pack
Treat Yo’ Team

– A Stella Nova message therapist will visit your office (2 hrs, providing 15-min individual chair massages)
– Educational beer flight tasting for up to 10 people, provided by Ghost Monkey Brewing
– Team-building climb experience at Wild Blue Ropes

Localist Membership Prize Pack
Treat Yo’ Self

– A Swurfer, provided by Wonder Works Toy Store
– One-night staycation at the Francis Marion Hotel & dinner for two at Swamp Fox Restaurant
– Paddle-boarding excursion with Coastal Expeditions

How to Enter:

Join as a new member before December 13, 2017.

Why join the movement? 

Business Membership Benefits:

  • We’re building a people-first economy where everyone knows and supports their neighbors. Join us!
  • Use of the LLF branding (digital and print), aligning your business with the Buy Local movement
  • Access to free monthly Member Mixers for your entire staff, and reduced pricing at other LLF events, including the Good Business Summit and Chef’s Potluck
  • Business listing in online Local Business Directory
  • View all Membership Benefits

Localist Membership Benefits:

  • Support of LLF’s ongoing advocacy for independent, locally-owned businesses
  • Reduced member pricing on LLF events including the Good Business Summit and Chef’s Potluck
  • Access to quarterly Localist events, like the one coming up on Nov 1



Jordan Amaker
Director of Marketing & Communications
Director of Marketing & Communications