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Turia Pitt Just Launched A New Initiative Urging You To Buy From Bushfire-Affected Businesses

"Spend your money with the people and the communities who really, truly need it."

As Australia continues to burn, Turia Pitt and Grace McBride have launched a new Instagram account encouraging shoppers to spend with Aussie businesses affected by the bushfires.

Spend With Them is a way to put money directly in the pockets of the people and communities who have been most affected by the bushfires — and will feature relevant retailers and small businesses from all around Australia.

The account was inspired by Tegan Weber’s #GoWithEmptyEskys campaign, but offers Aussies an opportunity to support the affected towns without having to visit them.

"The reality is, these towns and communities are going to need our help long after the initial threat is over," says Pitt.

If you’re a business in a fire-affected community and want to be featured, Turia Pitt says can reach out to them at spendwiththem@turiapitt.com.

If you’re wondering how else to help, check out these 10 Small Ways You Can Help The Australian Bushfire Relief Effort.

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