The Whatcom Think Local First Gift Card, a community-based digital gift card that makes it fun and easy to support more than 100 merchants throughout Whatcom County. Purchasers can write a personal message to send along with the card to family, friends and colleagues via email, text, or physical copy.
Purchase gift cards at: purchased at www.thinklocalfirst.org
We created this website to be a way to help your favorite places that might be confronting real challenges right now. You can help support them by considering getting a gift certificate, and using it later down the road.
This way you can help keep some cash flowing for those places that are temporarily having to reduce their hours or shut their doors for a few weeks, and keep them going...Read More
At this point in time, we probably all personally know someone who has been laid off, had their hours cut down, or been told their job was in jeopardy. It’s important that everyone knows about the resources in place for those affected by this. The Washington State Employment Security Department has proactively made MANY changes to help ensure that workers get help. Here’s the link...Read More
With spring just arrived, the great outdoors are a wonderful place to get some fresh air, sunshine and exercise! But there’s a few things to keep in mind and tips on planning ahead.
Make sure you go places where you can keep a good “social distance” – try to avoid super-crowded parks and trails and take your time to give people plenty of space to pass by you with a...Read More