SMEs employ 65% of people in Ireland and every €1 spent with a local business gives back €2.50 to your local community and the national economy.
Champion Green is committed to supporting SMEs to ensure vibrant towns and communities for future generations. We offer business tips, advice, webinars and toolkits.
To support the Champion Green movement, shop consciously, look for local businesses in your community and online & shout about them!
There are some simple ways that you can support your local businesses.
Every time you support a local business, you are creating local jobs and vibrant towns and communities for future generations.
Let’s Champion Green and Together We Rise.
New Homegrown at Maxol initiative to put a spotlight on indigenous businesses to help them grow
If you fancy being the next Ballygowan or Ballymaloe Foods, now’s your chance with Homegrown at Maxol, a new initiative by the convenience and forecourt retailer to support Ireland’s incredible food and drinks producers and help them grow.. Read More
In the spirit of turning Black Friday green, we have curated a list of 11 local businesses from around the country who have beautiful stories and are celebrating #ShopLocal and #ClickLocal with a special Green Friday offer.
Stay tuned to our social media where we’ll be sharing more across the coming weeks in the run-up to Christmas. Read More
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As a individual supporter you can Shop Consciously, Seek Out Local Businesses & Shout About Them!
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Congratulations on setting up this wonderful initiative. We have just pledged our support as a small, local business.
Elite Event Management – Box of Smiles
What a great initiative from Champion Green. Practical, doable and it’s a win win for all of us. We’re in from all the team at Vow here in co Meath.
Vow Vapour Water
Just love this idea. As a business that facilitates small Irish food producers to prepare their food in fully HSE compliant kitchens, I am always looking for ways to support these hard working people. Well done.
Alison & Brian Watson
Thanks for starting a super initiative to get us all supporting each other. Every tiny sale helps small independent businesses like ours.
He Designs, She Prints
John Hanly & Co.
We are strongly behind the #ChampionGreen campaign, an excellent initiative to support Irish businesses and to encourage everyone to shop local. The Irish customer will be even more important than ever to us over the next number of years. They will be the lifeblood of the Irish economy