Shop Your Community Day 2018

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 10th. 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 10th, 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


Bay Area Recycling for Charities

Big Brothers Big Sisters of N.W. MI

Boots for Kids

Boy Scouts of America--Northern MI

Brick Ways/Grand Traverse Community Living

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

Disability Network of Northern Michigan

The Father Fred Foundation

FLOW (For Love Of Water)

For Animals

Friends of the Traverse Area District Library

Grand Traverse Area Catholic Schools

Great Lakes Children's Museum

Groundwork Center for Resilient Communities

Farm to School Program

Habitat for Humanity - GT Region

Inland Seas Education Association

Justice for Our Neighbors Michigan

Meals on Wheels of NMCAA

Michael's Place

Munson Hospice

NAMI Grand Traverse (National Alliance on Mental Illness)

National Writers Series


Old Town Playhouse

Paperworks Studio

Pathfinder School


Planned Parenthood of Michigan

Pregnancy Care Center

Silver Muzzle Cottage Rescue & Hospice

TART Trails

TCAPS--Students in Transition Empowerment Program

Traverse Bay Children's Advocacy Center

Traverse Health Clinic

Up North Pride

Event date: 
Saturday, November 10, 2018 - 9:00am
Event address: 
Downtown Traverse City