Buy Local

Put Your Money Where Your House Is

You have many options when you choose where you shop but when you shop local, you get the satisfaction of knowing you’re supporting your friends, family and neighbors. Not only that, you’re ensuring the products and services you want and need will continue to be available right here at home. When you shop local, you’re also putting tax dollars to good use, investing in the community’s future, creating jobs, reducing environmental impact and contributing to local business’ ability to support local nonprofits.

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Our local currency program ensures every penny is spent at local Chamber businesses. ChamberBucks make great gifts and employee bonuses. In 2020, $41,850 in ChamberBucks were sold. That’s $41,850 we know were spent locally.

Ord Area ChamberBucks are available in $5, $10, and $20 denominations.

Order ChamberBucks by calling the Ord Area Chamber office at
(308) 728-7875.

Shop Local

 Shopping local is important to our communities.  Ord is filled with local businesses and retailers that offer big city shopping with small town customer service. Whether you’re visiting, moving, or just passing through, you’re sure to find everything you need right here.  

Visit the Business Directory to see where you can shop local both in person AND online. 

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Small Business Saturday

The Ord Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to serve as a Neighborhood Champion of the national Small Business Saturday campaign.

The local WinterFest & Small Business Saturday celebration always features great shopping promotions, ChamberBucks drawings and holiday activities the Saturday after Thanksgiving.