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The Local First Springfield Awards 2019

These awards honor the very best of local independent businesses in Springfield Illinois and  Sangamon County.

Support your fellow Local First Springfield member businesses & nominate today! Join us in celebrating local independent businesses that go above and beyond. 

Please join us at our second annual Local First Springfield Awards

Thursday, September 12, 2019

 

At

Springfield Electric Lighting & Design

 

Co-hosted by 

Capital City Event Planning

 

Food by

Cured Catering

 

Drinks available to purchase from

Just the Basics

Nomination Rules

  • The nominee must be a member of Local First Springfield 

  • Voting is open until July 8, 2019

 Awards

This Local First Springfield award is for the members that are new businesses in operation and already turning heads.

Sponsored by The Arizona Tile Company

Emerging and Energized Award

This Local First Springfield award is for members where a positive social impact is at the core of their purpose. They are creating opportunities to address social issues and better our world.

Sponsored by Scooter's Lawn Care

Social Change Maker Award

This Local First Springfield award is for members that have worked together, developed, and achieved a successful collaboration.

Best Collaboration

This Local First Springfield award is for members that have applied innovative solutions to overcome obstacles and experienced positive change as a result.

Sponsored by

Innovators

This Local First Springfield award is for members that are established businesses and are setting the standard for their industry in and around the city.

Sponsored by Gem PR & Media

Wave Makers Award

This Local First Springfield award is for, quite simply, the best of the best.  This award is selected by our panel of judges.

Sponsored by Sangamon Reclaimed

Local First Springfield Member of the Year Award

This Local First Springfield award is for a member that encompasses everything for which our organization stands.  This award is chosen by the Local First Springfield President

Sponsored by Marine Bank

Local First Springfield Champion Award