Although not strictly a startup, the Spend with Them initiative
from Turia Pitt and Grace McBride is well worth
looking at: they're encouraging people to buy from fire affected businesses and
Launched just two days ago, they’ve already
amassed + 107,000 followers.
a Broadsheet article, Pitt and McBride [highlight] are only promoting
businesses that can take orders online or over the phone, as not all affected
areas are safe to visit.
“The reality is that these towns and
communities are going to need our help long after the initial threat is over,”
Pitt says. Well worth supporting.