Welcome To Think Local First
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Welcome New Members!
Why Shop Local?
Bookbound is an independent community bookstore. They specialize in: --New releases, bestsellers & classics --Thousands of hand-picked books bargain-priced at 40%-60% off --An extensive collection of children's books --Items of local interest. Stop in at their Plymouth Road location! For more information call (734) 369-4345, or click here to visit their website.
Shop Local – Support local businesses by doing your shopping with them.
  • For that for every $100 you spend at a local business $68 stays here recirculating in our community supporting local jobs and reinvestment in our community.
  • When $100 is spent with a non-local business only $43 stays here.
  • And each dollar recirculates 2 more times before leaving!
Now those are powerful reasons to spend your hard earned dollars right here in Washtenaw County!

Our mission is to support and cultivate locally-owned, independent businesses in Washtenaw County, Michigan that are committed to making our community a healthier and more vibrant place to live.
Think Local First provides resource sharing and community building opportunities for locally-owned independent businesses as well as raising community awareness and developing strategies for supporting these businesses.
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Think Local First
Washtenaw County, MI
Welcome to our new website!
We are excited to have a better platform to share our story. Please take a look around and tell us what you think, as we are committed to providing the best user experience possible. And don't forget to nominate your favorite business for a Washtenaw Indie Award below!
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