Local First Awards 2017

The Local First Awards is an initiative of Think Local First DC and a celebration of local independent businesses and entrepreneurs who give back to the community! It’s a chance for Washington, D.C. to recognize the positive impacts of supporting our local economy.

How can I get involved?

There are many ways to participate!

  1. Nominate – Nominate the local business and/or entrepreneur who give back to our community.
  2. Showcase Your Product – Be showcased and increase your sales. Apply for a vendor table at the Local First Awards by emailing us at info@thinklocalfirstdc.com. with the subject line #LocalFirstAwards Vendor.
  3. Volunteer – Our volunteers make the whole thing run, and can’t beat the perks.
  4. Sponsor – The Local First Awards is possible because of your generosity.
  5. Help spread the word – Use #LocalFirstAwards and add to the conversation online/Be a media partner and amplify the impact.
  6. Show Up – Buy tickets and bring your friends, family, and co-workers to the best party of the year.
  7. Build Momentum – Strengthen our local economy by aligning your purchasing power with your values.

Why Sponsor?

This highly anticipated event will increase your brand recognition, deepen your connections, and empower you to make a meaningful impact toward D.C.’s future. Find out more by emailing us at info@thinklocalfirstdc.com