The 10% Shift – Strengthening Our Economy
By shifting 10% of your spending from non-local businesses to local independents it will:
- Expanded Job Creation: Creating new jobs and decreasing unemployment.
- Create Economic Growth: Generating thousands of dollars of increased local economic activity.
- Entrepreneurial Ventures: Inspiring the formation of new independent ventures.
- Protect the Environment: Decreasing thousands of tons of greenhouse emissions caused by trans-regional and transnational transportation of goods.
- Enhanced Communities: Revitalizing communities that have suffered from non-local spending.