Buy American Made - Your Holiday Gifts Also Save and Protect American Jobs
American Made Matters® was launched on July 4, 2009 by the Bollman Hat Company. It is the only organization committed to promoting American-made goods that is run by manufacturers. It has over 375 member companies located in 45 of the 50 US states. For more information, visit American Made Matters, or like them on Facebook.
This holiday season, look for items that are American Made. Not only will your gift delight the recipient, it will also provide family-sustaining jobs for countless Americans.
According to the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, every $1 spent in American manufacturing adds another $1.35 to the American economy. Every one job created adds another three jobs.
And, for those of you who may think that buying products made in America will limit your shopping experience, check out the following web site to see just how many items from which you can choose:
K'NEX - building blocks limited only by your child's imagination made in Hatfield, PA
Nory Candy - sweet, chewy, nutty candies adorned in powdered sugar
Hats.com - featuring brands such as Kangol, Bailey and Helen Kaminski
Paws for a Cause - high-quality leashes and collars for your pet
For this holiday season, make it a true season of giving. Give the gifts your family and friends want and need - and give a job to a neighbor, friend and fellow American citizen.