About Shop Local Port Moody
Local and community-based to the core.
Shop Local Port Moody's mission is to ensure that we support local, independent businesses. By doing so, we strengthen our community and keep it unique "to the core" by shopping locally.
Preserving Port Moody's unique mix of businesses.
Shop Local Port Moody (SLPM) is a society that represents the interest of local, independent businesses in Port Moody. We have been in existence for seven years and now have over 40 members. Our mandate is to work to increase consumer awareness about the importance of shopping locally and how it strengthens our community. In addition to this we also strive to be a voice of local business to the local government.
Volunteer driven, SLPM currently has a variety main initiatives throughout the year including our Shop Hop that encourages individuals to get out and shop at local businesses. We also host a Holiday Facebook Party that aims to increase social media engagement for members. Our main member engagement initiative is 5 Fun Work Weeks that includes our Biz Talks evening and three workshops of various topics pertinent to business owners.