Want to become part of the local movement? 

Take action with these 10 ways to help build a state we are proud to call home: 

Become a Local First Business Member. Join the largest local business coalition in North America! Connect with thousands of business owners who have taken the pledge to build a better Arizona. 

Become an Individual Localist Member. Declare yourself a Localist & join the growing group of individuals who want to support local businesses and have fun along the way. As a Localist, you’ll gain access to exclusively curated events, specials & opportunities in AZ. 

Buy Local! One of the simplest things you can do to support LFA is use our online business directory to shop with local businesses & to tell them you're there because they're local. Keep your money where your home is & think “Local First!” 

Contribute to the Local First Arizona Foundation. Every dollar you contribute to the Local First Arizona Foundation will support vital programs that are working to create prosperity for all of Arizona. Make your gift at localfirstazfoundation.org. 

Sign up to volunteer. Become an Ambassador of Local First Arizona (ALFA) & help further our mission. You’ll support our events & initiatives, as well as help spread the word about the importance of supporting local businesses. Customize a schedule for you! 

Follow Local First Arizona on social media. Get information on local events, important calls to action, fun information, photos, videos & much more. Follow us @LocalFirstAZ on Twitter and Instagram and Local First Arizona on Facebook. 

Sign up for e-newsletter updates. Choose from 13 different newsletters to fit your interests ranging from local foods and dining to business resources and/or fun local events in your area. Sign up at localfirstaz.com. 

Tell Your Friends. Talk to your friends and family about Local First Arizona & let them know how they can help support our mission. Make sure they understand that they vote every day with their dollars for the kind of community they want to live in. 

Gift like a Localist. If you need a gift for a birthday, holiday, or special occasion - consider a gift from Local First Arizona! A Devour Phoenix Gift Card, a Downtown Tucson Gift Card, a Localist membership or our Localist t-shirts & swag are great gift ideas for any Arizonan. 

Be a Proud Arizonan. Take ownership of your home and declare your local pride for being an Arizonan. Tag us on social media when you Buy Local, be engaged in your community, or tell your friends about why you’re proud to be an Arizonan.