We’ve scheduled another CASH MOB: LOCATION: Finger Lakes Gift and Lounge, 60 Seneca Street DATE: Saturday, November 3rd TIME: 11 am-1 pm What is a CASH MOB? When a group of people assemble at a local business and buy items to support that business and the overall community. The Finger Lakes Gift & Lounge (aka TheContinue reading “Next Cash Mob — FINGER LAKES GIFT AND LOUNGE (aka THE FLOUNGE)”
Monthly Archives: October 2012
and the winner is…
We had a wonderful array of submissions for the t-shirt contest, but there was only one that almost all the judges agreed upon: a modified version of the current “Love Geneva” logo with a big red heart and the tag line “It’ll Love You Back!” These shirts (and tote bags) are currently in productionContinue reading “and the winner is…”
Why shop local?
This information is there on the left under the “Buying Local” link, but we thought it might be useful to re-post some info here on the main page. Perhaps the best reason to buy local is captured in this pie graph: Simple fact: when you shop at locally-owned stores, far more of your money staysContinue reading “Why shop local?”
Another successful cash mob!
We’ve chalked up yet another successful cash mob! Mother Earth Natural Foods expresses their gratitude to all who participated. As they write, “We did indeed benefit from increased business and new customers visiting us and seeing what Mother Earth was all about. It was a great experience over all!!!!” (this, despite one of their freezersContinue reading “Another successful cash mob!”
Next Cash Mob – MOTHER EARTH NATURAL FOODS
We’ve had great success with the CASH MOBS, so let keep it up! The last site, Whisper Chocolate, was a newcomer to Geneva, so let’s go with an establishment that has been here for over 33 years: MOTHER EARTH! LOCATION: Mother Earth Natural Foods (440 Exchange Street) DATE: Saturday, October 20th TIME: 11 am-1 pm What isContinue reading “Next Cash Mob – MOTHER EARTH NATURAL FOODS”
T-Shirt competition: deadline fast approaching!
This Monday, October 15th is the deadline for our LOVE GENEVA t-shirt competition. We’ve got a few submissions, but we’d love to get more! Here is the only requirement: – it needs to have the words LOVE GENEVA prominent Feel free to include one of the taglines we use — “Shop Local” or “Support Local IndependentContinue reading “T-Shirt competition: deadline fast approaching!”
Another Successful Cash Mob!
Yesterday’s CASH MOB at Whisper Chocolate was “a huge success” according to co-owner Jasmine Mead. The crowds came in all day and they lost count at some point. But Jasmine reports that it “was one of the best sales days we’ve had!” So a hearty, chocolate-dipped THANK YOU to all who came out. We seemContinue reading “Another Successful Cash Mob!”