Want to know the #LocalFirstAwards Finalists before the Ceremony?
THE LOCAL FIRST AWARDS FINALISTS
41 finalists compete in 7 categories on 10.18.18!
These businesses each represent the diverse ways a business make a positive impact on the neighborhoods they serve throughout the District. A distinguished panel of judges, comprised of local business and community leaders, artists, journalists and citizens from around D.C. crowdsourced and selected the finalists.
DC Maker A local business, entrepreneur or artist who designs, makes, produces, and/or assembles a product in the District of Columbia that makes an impact.
Green Thumb An environmental champion who works to improve the local community through sustainable practices, products or services. This local business or individual significantly reduces waste or consumption, creates green products and/or provides green services.