Local Heroes

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.