How to Participate

How do I participate in the holiday shop local campaign so I can earn a $50 gift certificate?

Shop at a locally owned business in Chicago between November 26 - December 24, 2016.

Collect copies of receipts totaling $300* or more to your neighborhood champion offices.

Mail or scan a copy of your receipts totaling $300 and deliver to your local neighborhood champion. A list of neighborhood champions will be posted on the Local First website. You must include your name, return address, phone number, email address and zip code. Receipts must be submitted by Friday, January 6, 2017.  One submission per person.

Receive a $50 reward in the form of a gift certificate** to a locally owned participating Chicago business.  


*$300 spent at a minimum of 3 businesses; minimum of $25 per receipt; maximum of $100 in alcohol and groceries.  No medications or memberships permitted.  Tax and gratuity not included. 

**Gift certificates available as long as supplies last and will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis to holiday shoppers that submit their copies of receipts while supplies last.

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