Buy Local East Harlem

Our Goals

We encourage institutions to support local businesses by creating relationships that will allow for the longevity of small businesses becoming suppliers to anchor institutions.

Relationship Building

Meet with anchor institutions in East Harlem looking to buy local from our suppliers

Find a business offering goods or services right here in East Harlem

See our list of upcoming Buy Local East Harlem events

Summer in East Harlem

We’re just a few weeks away from summer in the city but the weather has already been beautiful for us at Union Settlement Business Development Center! Our events have been doing great and we’re connecting people left and right with new businesses around East Harlem. 

Buy Local East Harlem Video

Please see our promotional video to learn more about the Buy Local initiative and meet some of the merchants.

Upcoming Events

For a complete list of all "Buy Local" events click here.

Buy Local East Harlem Marketplace

Institutional buyers purchase in such large quantities and frequency that even a slight change in their buying policy can cause a significant impact, thereby increasing small business sales and creating job opportunities here in East Harlem.

See a list of our suppliers here.

Buy Local East Harlem Images

Images of past events held at our Buy Local member locations. Merchant Meetings, Meet & Greets, Food Tastings and more.

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