Thinking Local is about forming new habits. Just make it part of your routine and it becomes easy!
Shop at local food stores, for local food
Seeking out regionally grown food. Santa Ana has great locally owned grocery stores and farmers' markets.
Dine out of the box
Embrace Santa Ana's huge variety of fantastic locally owned restaurants, many of which specialize in local food.
Seek local and be loyal
Check out local options for clothing, coffee, furniture, pharmacies, hardware, auto shops, entertainment and more. Find your favorites and stay loyal to them.
Localize your donation strategy. Santa Ana has hundreds of effective non-profits, many of which are working on issues you care deeply about, right here in your community.