Think Boise First keeps the spirit of independent Boise/Garden City alive by promoting local businesses and raising awareness for the value they bring to the fabric of our community.

Think Boise First produces marketing campaigns, creates branded TBF merchandise, and manages active web and social media followings in support of the local movement.

Our business members are certified as being independently owned and locally operated in Boise and Garden City. Just look for the Think Boise First window stickers and posters they display, or check the member listing on our website.

Community members participate by buying locally, supporting the cause through Think Boise First branded merchandise, and by joining our Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram communities.


To connect and promote locally owned and independently operated businesses, while educating the community on local products and services and the economic benefits of buying local.


To build a sustainable local economy in Boise and Garden City.


Get it Local!

Our member businesses play a vital role in executing our mission. They display window decals, posters, bumper stickers and t-shirts.

They also incorporate the Think Boise First logo in their marketing and advertising campaigns. Think Boise First has been featured in many newspaper, magazine, radio and television interviews expanding our reach even further.

To learn more about the benefits of Think Boise First visit our membership page.