Vocal for Local

Are you Vocal for Local? Join the Certified Local movement and shout your local pride from the rooftops!

Certified Local Member Criteria:
The following criteria are necessary for businesses joining Lowcountry Local First and constitute Lowcountry Local First’s definition of a local independent business:

1) The business is privately held and not publicly traded.
2) The business is based locally and has no corporate or national headquarters outside the Lowcountry.
3) The business owners who have a controlling interest of more than 50% live in the Lowcountry.
4) The business can make independent decisions regarding the name and look of the business, business purchasing, practices and distribution, as well as pays all their own marketing, rent, and other business expenses.