Support Local Initiative Launched

Updated: Apr 2

Gannett, a news media company that includes USA TODAY and hundreds of local media brands started the Support Local initiative, which provides an easy way for communities to discover opportunities to help their favorite local businesses during these times.


  • Free business listings, which can be searched by city and filtered by category (restaurants, bars, cafe, and bakery)

  • Currently, the initiative promotes purchasing gift cards

  • Coming features will include things like special hours, remote access, delivery services, and special offers

  • Businesses and consumers can add new listings

  • Businesses are verified using Google Places API

  • Add your business at supportlocal.usatoday.com


You can find more initiatives by visiting our initiatives category and our marketing article.