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Infographic: Ohio’s Clean Energy and Energy Efficient Standards

Infographic: Ohio’s Clean Energy and Energy Efficient Standards

Infographic: Ohio’s Clean Energy and Energy Efficient Standards Voice your support for clean energy standards in Ohio.

April 14, 2014 with 0 Comments
Why Buying Locally is Worth Every Penny

Why Buying Locally is Worth Every Penny

The local economy is the money that directly affects us, that pays our wages and that of our neighbors. It pays for our local schools,..

May 7, 2013 with 0 Comments
Good Green Fun at the Gateway: Simply Living Social

Good Green Fun at the Gateway: Simply Living Social

Friday, November 9, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Location: Gateway Film Center 1550 N. High St. Simply Living will be joined by OSU Net Impact, a..

November 8, 2012 with 0 Comments
Car Free Day: 9/21

Car Free Day: 9/21

Friday, September 21, 2012 Try a different way to travel. MORPC Encourages All Residents to Participate The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning..

September 17, 2012 with 0 Comments
Sprawling from Grace: the Consequences of Suburbanization

Sprawling from Grace: the Consequences of Suburbanization

Last Wednesday Film Night Wednesday, September 26, 6:30 pm (film starts at 7) This thought-provoking documentary explores the..

September 7, 2012 with 0 Comments

Support Our Local Economy CoalitionThink Columbus First is an initiative of: the Support Our Local Economy (SOLE) Coalition

Join and Save on local businesses in your neighborhood. >>
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Reasons To Love Your Local Small Businesses:
  1. Supportive communities attract entrepreneurs who create local jobs
  2. They hire local people who know you & your unique needs
  3. They help give our communities personality and fun
  4. A 10% Shift from chain to local will create 5000 new jobs in Franklin County

Think Local

  • Consider adding more efficiency to your home or business. Visit Wattworks for indoor and outdoor LED lighting, IR heaters, solar power systems and more.
  • City Folks Farm Shop urban homesteading supplies in Columbus Central Ohio homesteaders and urban farmers can find supplies, classes and resources.
  • Shopping at Easton Town Center can be a local experience, when you visit Celebrate Local. The store features handmade and artisanal products from all over Ohio.

Where did you spend your $2 bill?

spend me local Have you seen one of our $2 bills? Did you get it as change from a local merchant? If so, pass it on to a friend or spend it at local independent business. Spread the word, contact us to get some $2 bills.

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