Dane Buy Local encourages spending locally

Dane Buy Local will present recent research on the impact of spending locally in Dane County on May 1.

Attendees at the Candlewood Suites in Fitchburg will learn about perceived challenges of buying locally, while learning about job creation and sustainability specific to the local community.

Sustainable community business is built on buying local, said Fitchburg Chamber’s Business Before 9, a sponsor of the research.

Dane Buy Local is a coalition of local independent businesses, organizations, and citizens in and around Dane County, acting to keep communities prosperous and sustainable.