About Us

Independent We Stand is a nationwide movement of locally-owned businesses and consumers who are dedicated to educating their communities about the importance – and strong economic benefits – of 'buying local'.



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Find everything you need to help join, promote and support Independent We Stand with articles, studies, download materials, economic calculators, and more.

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We continue to work with a number of organizations, groups and alliances that share the same interest and support for independently owned businesses.

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