Local First Mid Michigan is committed to our community and growing a sustainable local economy. We work to educate our community about the multiple benefits of locally owned independent businesses, and to nurture relationships among locally owned businesses.
We strongly believe that “It’s your capital. Keep it local” because we see the power firsthand that local residents have when they shift even just a small amount of their spending to locally owned businesses. Thinking local first helps employ local people, create unique places to shop and play, and protect the environment.
Local First Mid-Michigan (LFMM) is seeking a person, contractor, and/or organization to assist with outreach and promotion. LFMM helps promote the multiple benefits of locally owned independent businesses and build a regional sense of community with our locally-owned businesses. We are seeking a leader to assist with a media outreach, events, partnerships, membership, grantwriting/reporting, and related administrative duties. Position would start at approx. 10 hr./week with opportunity to expand. Salary negotiable. Please send a resume and/or cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by June 16, 2017.
Local First Mid Michigan membership is open to any business based in
the Greater Lansing area that is
locally owned and privately held;
where the business decisions are made locally, and;
is headquartered in mid-Michigan.
If you have any questions about whether your business qualifies for membership.
Sep 13, 2017: 11:30-1:00
Oct 11, 2017: 11:30-1:00
Nov 8, 2017: 11:30-1:00
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Simply put, we believe in keeping it local. We see the power local residents have when they shift even just a small amount of their spending to locally-owned businesses. Thinking local first helps employ local people, create unique places to shop and play, and protect the environment.