It's important for our communities to support our local businesses, because they in turn, are supporting us.
Which grocery store is sponsoring a little league team? It isn't Cub, it's Jubilee Foods.
Which restaurant is helping serve cookies and hot chocolate at the Mound Tree Lighting ceremony? It's not Perkins, it's Scotty B's.
Which churches organized the Mound Tree Lighting ceremony and live nativity? It wasn't a super church in Victoria or Chanhassen, it was Mount Olive and Bethel United Methodist.
What hardware store provided candy canes? It wasn't Home Depot, it was Mound True Value.
Which animal hospital organized Dog Days Westonka? It wasn't PetSmart, it was the Westonka Animal Hospital.
It's important to support our local businesses with our shopping habits... not only during the holidays but the whole year. When we support them, they, in turn, will support us.
|Great simple numbers showing the positive effect of shopping locally.|
To make Mound a better place, Mound needs to support it's local businesses. So before you run off to the nearest big box store to go shopping, think local!