Since the beginning of May, we have been purchasing lunches from locally-owned restaurants and providing them for free to whoever wants them on Sundays at noon at the corner of Castle and Exchange Streets. So far this project has been sustained exclusively by private donations and the generous discounts provided by the restaurants. Local non-profitContinue reading “Tax Deductible Donations!”
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We hope everyone is doing OK in these unusual and challenging times. Like many others, Love Geneva has been adapting to our new circumstances by re-focusing on our core mission (supporting economic and social sustainability in Geneva, NY by encouraging and nurturing local independent businesses and artists). During the Covid-19 pandemic, we have focused onContinue reading “Supporting Geneva”
Sunday Lunch with Love Geneva
In May, we started a new campaign we like to call “Sunday Lunch with Love Geneva.” We use our privately-donated funds to purchase lunches from locally-owned restaurants in Geneva and provide them free to whoever wants them on Sundays at noon. The idea is to put revenue into the local economy while addressing the growingContinue reading “Sunday Lunch with Love Geneva”
STAY STRONG window sign campaign!
https://www.gofundme.com/f/love-genevastay-strong Love Geneva and Stomping Grounds are teaming up to help raise money for the Geneva Boys & Girls Club food delivery project. Throughout the Coronavirus Crisis, the Boys & Girls Club is preparing and delivering lunches and dinners to club members and their families throughout the community. They are currently delivering over 250 mealsContinue reading “STAY STRONG window sign campaign!”
Happy New Year!
Thanks to everyone for making 2018 a productive year for LOVE GENEVA. We were able to raise several hundred dollars for the grassroot’s organization MOTHER & OTHERS, a group providing support for local mothers and families in need. This is just one of many important groups working to make our community better. In 2018, weContinue reading “Happy New Year!”
The 2018 Love Geneva Loyalty Card
The 2018 Love Geneva Loyalty Card is now available. For only $10 (with all proceeds going to the local grassroots organization Mothers & Others, who help mothers and families in need) the card gives you great discounts at numerous participating businesses around town. The 2018 card is currently available for purchase at Stomping Grounds, Finger Lakes GiftContinue reading “The 2018 Love Geneva Loyalty Card”
2017 Love Geneva Loyalty Card is now available!
Shopping local has its rewards!! The 2017 Love Geneva Loyalty Card is now available. For only $10 (with all proceeds going to the local non-profit Center of the Finger Lakes) the card gives you great discounts at numerous participating businesses around town. The 2017 card is currently available for purchase at Stomping Grounds, Finger LakesContinue reading “2017 Love Geneva Loyalty Card is now available!”
Loving Geneva, all of Geneva
Given the shifting political climate around us, we at LOVE GENEVA would like to take this time to re-assert our core mission. When we champion LOVE GENEVA we are not just stating our pride for this great city of ours, but declaring a commitment to the betterment of all of its citizens. We will continueContinue reading “Loving Geneva, all of Geneva”
The 2016 Love Geneva Loyalty Card is now available!
The LOVE GENEVA loyalty card — shopping local has its rewards! The 2016 LOVE GENEVA loyalty card is available for $10.00, with all profits going to Geneva Reads, a local organization that supports and increases literacy. The card is currently available for purchase at the Finger Lakes Gifts & Lounge, Stomping Grounds, Earthly Possessions, and Burrall &Continue reading “The 2016 Love Geneva Loyalty Card is now available!”
shopping local for the holidays!
As you do your holiday shopping this year, take a pledge to do at least 50% of your shopping in locally-owned independent stores. It will make a huge difference! Last year, with people focused on shopping locally, the 4th quarter sales tax revenue in Geneva increased 10.7% from the previous year. In real terms, thatContinue reading “shopping local for the holidays!”