One of the things I mentioned in the post about KayaFest – was supporting local businesses like the BigBurrito restaurants because they support good things in Pittsburgh.
Thank you to my friend Tara (who runs Daffodil Vintage – an online vintage shop that is based here in Pittsburgh) for sending me this infographic on buying local. Lots more info on how spending your dollar locally benefits your community.
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Read more about buying local…
- “Buy Local” – Does It Work? (dustinlsmith.wordpress.com)
- Are You Right for a CSA? Tips for buying into Community Supported Agriculture (via Food Freedom) (wilderside.wordpress.com)
- Queensland’s “Buy Local” restorative campaign ignored by it’s own hypocritical government (intentious.com)
- Revitalizing Rural Communities by Being Reasonable (liveruralnl.com)
- Buy Local This Weekend At Unique LA’s Third Annual Spring Show (laist.com)