We Are Community Driven
The unique local content found on Irving.SupportsLocal.com is for our community, about our community and by our community. It has been recognized as an effective economic development tool by community partners, businesses and residents alike.
In response to Irving's changing demographics, we have focused our efforts to bring local content and information through Irving.SupportsLocal.com. Our website provides a directory of businesses, cover local news, highlights upcoming community events and local deals. The goal is to connect our readers with opportunities to shop Irving and support local businesses.
1. Protect Irving's Local Character and Prosperity
Irving is unique in its character and local business environment. By choosing to support locally owned businesses, you help maintain our local diversity and distinct culture.
2. Community Well-Being
Irving owned businesses build strong neighborhoods by sustaining communities, linking neighbors, and by contributing more to local causes.
3. Local Decision Making
Local ownership means that important decisions are made locally by people who live in the community and who will feel the impacts of those decisions.
4. Keeping Dollars in the Local Economy
Your dollars spent in locally-owned businesses have three times the impact on your community as dollars spent at national chains. When shopping locally, you simultaneously create jobs, fund more city services through sales tax, invest in neighborhood improvement and promote community development.