Ideas

Not sure how to spend your money, or looking for a creative solution because your favorite businesses are temporarily closed? Here are some ideas to get you started!

Order takeout

Order online locally

Tip generously on all services

Buy gift cards

Buy branded merchandise

Utilize delivery services

Reschedule, don’t cancel

Spread the word

Help advertise on social media


Got another idea? Send us an email and we’ll add it to the list.


Want to make your $1200 go even further? Consider supporting the Seattle Chamber of Commerce’s Keep Workers Safe and Healthy Fund, which provides immediate assistance to local businesses by offering uninterrupted medical insurance for employees and offsets the cost of additional sanitation and safety supplies.


Looking to #SpendLikeItMatters and support local businesses during their time of need? Find and purchase gift certificates from a variety of brick + mortar small businesses, including those that don’t have an online storefront.

Gift Certificate Marketplace

Check out Intentionalist’s Takeout and Delivery Directory which makes it easy to find and support businesses in and beyond your local community. Intentionalist has also included information on temporary closures to help you navigate the options.

Takeout and Delivery Directory