ways to support small businesses


Find new ways to engage with local businesses, many of which have changed their operations to find a way to be safe and seamless for you. Here are five ways you can help support local businesses in the community!

Spread the Word on Social Media
Social-distancing has shifted our businesses to online platforms, but their buildings will stand after. So share the word about their new deals, operations, etc. Join our groups if you are looking for ideas! Niles Maine Township Take-Out & Delivery and Niles Open for Business

Buy Giftcards & Shop Online
Many businesses are currently still doing online sales. Support local your businesses by buying from them online. You can also buy gift cards to support them now, and enjoy later! Visit our Business Directory to find the right business!

Order Delivery or Curbside
Restaurants are still opening and practicing social-distancing! Order online and have a contactless delivery straight to your door. You can also order online and have someone bring it to your car! Here is a full list of Restaurants

Reschedule, Don’t Cancel! 
Reschedule the appointments you had set now, for later! These businesses will need you after this! Help provide them ease by keeping your appointments! Call your insurance agent, CPA, Attorney, etc.!

Donate & Support 
If you are in the start to be able to donate to local businesses or funds to support the community, do it! There is no better time to support our community than now! 

These are just a few ways to support your local businesses and community, but find what works for you!