Join the LFC Board of Directors

Thank you for your interest in joining Local First Chicago's Board of Directors!

We are an active group, involved in all areas of the organization including defining strategy, posting on Facebook and Twitter, soliciting donations, putting on City-wide Shop Local events, and updating the website, among other things.

In the field below, please tell us a little bit about why you'd like to join the board.

We will get back to you shortly to discuss next steps.


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