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You have the power to drive economic growth by supporting local businesses and nonprofits. The dollars you spend here recirculate in our community creating positive economic impact.


Buy Here

Each dollar you spend locally returns an average of 3X more to our community than buying elsewhere. Buy Here features 12 local businesses that represent what makes our local economy and adds value for local consumers.

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Give Here

Local non-profits make up an important part of the business community. We're highlighting several that have a hand in solving one of the most pressing issues in the region: workforce availability. Consider supporting non-profits that are developing and upskilling today and tomorrow’s workforce, or that serve as a community resource to support the workforce.


Grow Here

Area business owners and founders are driven by hard work and creative initiative. If you want to start your businesses here, or expand, there are countless resources at your disposal.


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