GSPCC Names First Shop Local Winner
By Linda Zahn
The Greater Severna Park Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce our first winner for Shop Local, which is the campaign to encourage the support of our local businesses.
Our May 2012 winner is Lori Collier. She is the recipient of a $1,000 prize package, including $500 in cash and $500 in gift cards from participating Shop Local businesses. She also has chosen St. John the Evangelist School as her designated charity, and they will receive a great donation from the businesses involved in Shop Locals 5 percent Charity Giveback Day (May 12).
The businesses involved in Shop Local include Anne Arundel Orthodontics (Dr. William Trepp), Annettes Cakery, BankAnnapolis, Behind The Back, Benfield Florist, Benfield Gallery, The Big Bean, Big Vanilla Athletic Club, Brian Boru Irish Restaurant, Cindy Bateman, Clement Hardware, Cosmetic DentalFX, Dawsons Liquors, Executive Wireless, Fabu Salon & Spa, Family Floors, Fieldstone Animal Inn, Fishpaws Marketplace, Franklins Toys, Freedom Bakery, Gardiner & Appel Group, Garrys Grill Restaurant & Catering, Jenos Steaks, Jing Ying Institute of Kung Fu & Tai Chi, Kirstens Cakery, Ledo Pizza and Pasta, Mercado Jewelers, Moran Insurance, Paper in the Park, Olde Tyme Barber Shop, PC Repair, Peepers, QBACIT, Savvy consignment, Severna Flowers & Gifts, Severna Park Lanes, Side Street Framers & Gift Gallery, Someday Vacations, Spark Running, Twice Around the Park, Victory Awards & Promotions and The Wild Bird Center.