Thanks for taking the Buy Local Pledge

As local shoppers and Greater Victoria community members, we have the power to keep local open and support a stronger local economy through the pandemic, weather events and resulting hardships.

If you need ways to shift your spending, hop over to our tips page for some great ideas. You can also check out the member businesses of our partner organizations – they’ve got some amazing local businesses for your to discover and support. 

Share that you've taken the pledge

Your colleagues, family and friends might want to know that you’re a Buy Local Pledge supporter:

  1. Download our Buy Local Pledge badge and post on social along with the reason your took the pledge. You might consider making it your profile picture to inspire others.
  2. Create a selfie video answering the question “Why I took the 2022 Buy Local Pledge”. If you’re one of the first 25 people to share your selfie video, you’ll receive a $25 Support Local BC e-gift card to use at participating businesses in Greater Victoria (yay!).
  3. Print our poster to use in your selfie video.
  4. Follow us on Facebook and Instagram to see tips and reminders from us during 2022 – we’ll help you keep your pledge.