From an email:
“Without advocates, publicity and technical support businesses like Local 16 would not exist. Think Local First DC works with hundreds of independent businesses around DC to create a more sustainable local economy. As a non-profit, Think Local First DC relies on donations, sponsorship, grants and membership to continue to provide these services to the business community.
On May 17, Local 16 (1604 U Street NW) will not only celebrate their customers but Think Local First during their Pizza and Peroni fundraiser. $10 gets customers wood-oven pizza and beer and Think Local First money to run programs to assist businesses stay alive.”