Local First Supporters

Local First Milwaukee is proud to serve the community in Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Washington, Waukesha, and Racine counties. We thank those who endorse our mission: to help local, independent businesses find the resources and support they need, and to educate the general public about the benefits of investing in their local economy.

A.J. Ugent Furs & Fashions* – Rodney Ugent

Anodyne Coffee*

Bay View Community Fund

Bleidorn Tax & Investment Services* – John Bleidorn

Brewers Organics* – Amanda Ferguson

Brewery Credit Union**

Bronze Optical* – Will Fellows


Filament Communication* – Kelly Andrew

Fix Development* – Juli Kaufmann

Karen Gill

Global Financial Group* – Timothy Dwyer

Gorilly Goods* – Stephen McDiarmid

HANmade Milwaukee* – Colleen McCarrier

Indulgence Chocolatiers* – Brian & Julie Waterman

Integrative Health Services* – Meredith Young

James Steeno Gallery* – James & Heidi Steeno

Jean’s Clay Studio* – Jean Wells

KP! Toffee* – Karen Peltier

Lakefront Brewery**

Pam Mehnert & Lisa Malmarowski

MilwaukeeHome* – Melissa Thornton

Milwaukee Kayak Company* – Beth Handle

Moots Soap* – Jill Gilbert

Colin Murray

My Puppy’s Secret* – John Toris

North Point Lighthouse Friends*

Outpost Natural Foods Co-op**

Pixologie* – Molly Bartelt

Purple Door Ice Cream* – Steve & Lauren Schultz

Riverwest Co-op* – Paula Gelbke

Ed Senger

Sid Grinker Restoration*

Stone Creek Coffee*

Tall Guy and a Grill Catering* – Dan Nowak

The Pink Llama Gallery* – Tamara Strause

The Shepherd Express*

The Tool Shed* – Laura Stuart

Tosa Yoga* – Melanie Landgraf

Transfer Pizzaria Cafe – John Rossetto

Treat Bake Shop* – Sarah Feldner

Troy Freund Photography*

Nell Whiteo.

*Local First Milwaukee Business Member **Local First Milwaukee Founding Member

Local First Milwaukee is an alliance of metro-Milwaukee independent businesses and nonprofits. We are able to take tax-deductible donations for our community education work through a fiscal sponsorship agreement with the American Independent Business Alliance. We are an affiliate of AMIBA, a 501(c)3 nonprofit that supports independent business alliances throughout the US.