Thu February 11, 2021

By Shelly B Short


Chamber of Commerce & Hope Downtown Network Spread Local Love Contest

Contest Hempstead County Chamber Of Commerce Spread Love
Chamber of Commerce & Hope Downtown Network Spread Local Love Contest

Beckie Moore

Thursday, February 11, 2021, Hope, Arkansas, The Hope-Hempstead County Chamber of Commerce and the Hope Downtown Network are encouraging shop local fun in the manner of a contest.   SPREADING LOCAL LOVE kicks off today and will close on Saturday afternoon at 3:00.   This contest is Valentine’s Day focused & selfie driven.

To participate in the contest:

  1. Take a heart selfie inside participating stores, which are listed below (You may participate as a group.)

  2. Post your selfie(s) and tag the business & the chamber

  3. Use the hashtag #spreadlove

  4. The more selfies you post (and tag), the better the opportunity to win one of 3 prizes

Once the selfie contest ends and all selfies totaled, the chamber will reach out to the top three participants on Monday, February 15.  First prize will be a basket of 10 gift cards to participating businesses.  Second prize will offer 7 gift cards, and third prize will have 5.  

With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, the chamber and Hope Downtown Network thought a contest to encourage folks to spread local love would be fun.  As always, we want to encourage people to continue shopping and dining in our local community”, said Beckie Moore, chamber director.

Participating businesses waiting for you to step inside for a heart selfie:


Factory Connection

Hope Nutrition

Cricket Wireless

T & C Resale


Pouring Hope Studio

The Picket Fence (Remember this is a busy season for them.)

Treats of Hope

Elm Street Marketplace

LK’s Closet

The Studio

Hope Floral (Remember this is a busy season for them.)

Bob’s Antiques

Vintage Girls & More Boutique



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