Membership Requirements

Thanks for your interest in joining Cambridge Local First! We welcome all individual members, regardless of your affiliation. If you are a business owner interested in joining, please review the following statements:

  • My business is privately held and not publicly traded
  • More than 50% of the business is held by the owner(s)
  • The owner(s) reside in Massachusetts
  • My business is based in Cambridge and has no corporate or national headquarters outside of Massachusetts
  • The name and look of the business are independently determined by the owner(s)
  • All decisions about purchasing practices and distribution are made by the owner(s)
  • All business expenses (rent, marketing, etc.) are paid without assistance from a corporate headquarters

If you can answer “yes” to all of the above, JOIN US!