Local Purchasing

We're Buying Local

Our Local Purchasing Initiative prioritizes the purchase of locally made goods. Items purchased will be used for corporate giveaways, donations to local organizations, and as gifts to our members and staff. We encourage all local makers to enter their items to be considered!

    Criteria

    Here are some of the criteria we'll be judging submissions with:

    • Valued between $5-$50
    • Non-perishable and easily transportable
    • Able to be produced in multiple quantities
    • Produced or created locally
    • Preference will be given to Northern Savings' members

    Eligibility

    • Entrants must have their principal residence within the boundaries of either the Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District or the Kitimat-Stikine Regional District
    • In order to be eligible for selection, the item must be owned by the entrant
    • Items must be produced locally or developed by a local artisan
    • Items that are produced or developed in anyway by a third party must be sourced within Canada

    Important Information

    All applications must be received within the application period, August 15 - September 30.

    Entry forms can be downloaded here> 

    Rules can be downloaded here>

    If you prefer, rules and entry forms can be picked up at any of our branch locations.

    Questions? Email info@northsave.com or call 250.627.3610.

     

    How to Apply

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    info@northsave.com
    Att: LPI

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    Northern Savings Credit Union
    Att:LPI
    138 Third Ave. West
    Prince Rupert, BC V8J 1K8

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    250.627.3602
    Att: LPI