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Cambridge Local First (CLF) is a non-profit network of 500+ locally-owned, independent businesses in the Cambridge area. We work to support and promote a thriving, equitable local economy through education, direct support to local businesses, and policy advocacy.

Cambridge Local First's 2023 Holiday Gift Guide is here!

This year’s gift guide is your one-stop-shop to find unique gifts curated by your favorite local and independent businesses. Whether you’re looking for items for a Yankee Swap, unique experiences to surprise a loved one with, or just a place to find gift wrap and cards, we’ve got you covered.


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