Shop Your Community Day 2017

Get a headstart on your holiday shopping and 15% of your purchase will be donated to the charity of your choice!

Brilliant Books and other downtown businesses will be saluting the community and sharing a portion of proceeds towards the community’s favorite charities. Nonprofit organizations will receive money from Downtown Traverse City merchants on Saturday, November 11th. Get all of your holiday shopping done in advance and 15% of your purchase amount will be donated to the charity of your choice!

Can't join us in person?  Shop online!  All purchases of gift certificates and eGift cards on our website on Saturday, November 11th, will also be eligible for the Shop Your Community Day 15% donation!  Just specify which charity you'd like your contribution to benefit.

Check out the list of participating charities below.


Charities participating in this year's Shop Your Community Day include


Arts for All Ages Northern Michigan

Big Brothers Big Sisters of N.W. MI

Boots for Kids

Botanic Garden at Historic Barns Park

Boy Scouts of America--Northern MI

Brick Ways

Catholic Human Services--Foster Grandparent & Senior Companion Programs

Cherryland Humane Society

Child & Family Services of N.W. MI

The Children's House

City Opera House

Company Dance Traverse

Disability Network of Northern Michigan

The Father Fred Foundation

Food Rescue N.W. MI

For Animals

Grand Traverse Area Catholic Schools

Great Lakes Children's Museum

Groundwork Center for Resilient Communities

Habitat for Humanity - GT Region

Inland Seas Education Association

Justice for Our Neighbors

Meals on Wheels - NMCAA

Michael's Place

Mt. Holiday Ski Resort & Recreation Area

Munson Hospice

National Cherry Festival/Festival Foundation


Old Town Playhouse

Paperworks Studio

Pathfinder School

Planned Parenthood of Michigan


Silver Muzzle Cottage

TART Trails

TCAPS--Students in Transition Empowerment Program

Traverse Bay Children's Advocacy Center

Up North Pride

Wings of Wonder

Event date: 
Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 10:00am to 8:00pm
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