Bronze Level






Personalized webpage presence within appropriate category in Local Heroes Online & Mobile Merchant Directory; location mapping thru Google, 7 second streaming video clips, photos, (menus for restaurants)


Access to Mobile Coupon Application, including a GPS alert system when a Local Heroes Cardholder is in the vicinity of a Merchant location


Placement in online Shopping Portal, (including top selling retail merchandise)


Electronic Gift/VIP Card Programs, (table-side activation from wireless terminals for restaurants)


Distribution of Program Membership Cards-100,000 guaranteed initial distribution in first year


Merchant tags as part of Local Heroes' and our Marketing Partner’s print, radio & television media campaign


Access to web-based Reporting engine detailing all Cardholder transactions, (8 standard reports are included) Point of Purchase Marketing Material


Guaranteed rotational placement in the “Featured Merchants” section of Local Heroes homepage; (frequency based on Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum Membership)


Electronic Couponing on the Cardholder receipt; Instant Win Programs at POS based on frequency or random host settings


Participating Merchants receive a tax deductible receipt for all self-directed donations to Member nonprofits, schools and churches. A detailed transaction record of how donations are spent by participating charities is accessible online


Merchants are able to utilize the GeN “X-2” Platform as an at-will marketing tool, inexpensively developing custom CRM programs and promotions/incentives to increase sales year-round.  The software will help merchants track customer trends, keeping the best and most profitable customers more loyal.



Silver Level


Includes all of the benefits of the Bronze Level Membership plus the following:

  • Listed as a Featured Merchant on the home page of the on-line merchant directory for 45 days.
  • 500 Free Electronic Gift Cards


Gold Level



Inaugural Merchant Level
Includes all of the benefits of the Bronze and Silver Level Memberships plus the following:
Inaugural Merchants receive:
 • A framed Proclamation with an embossed Coat of Arms (custom designed) designating the Merchant as the only Inaugural Merchant in their Category
 • Featured Listing in the right column on the Homepage of Local Heroes for the entire term of the Merchant Agreement
 • Advertisement is placed first position in sub-category in both the on-line and printed Merchant Directories.
 • Listed on the Homepage of the online Merchant Directory as a Featured Merchant with a full editorial for a duration of 3 months.
 • 750 free Electronic Gift Cards


Platinum Level



Includes all of the benefits of the Bronze, Silver, & Gold  Level Memberships plus the following:

 • Recognition as a "Local Super Hero" with a featured editorial in the Local Heroes newsletter and on Homepage of the Program website
 • Color Lithograph of yourself as a cartoon "Super Hero" painted by a renowned  local cartoon artist.  One hour of air time (broken up in any configuration) on Local Heroes Television (a syndicated affiliate of GNO, Good News Only Television).
 • Permanent placement and listed as a Featured Merchant on the Local Heroes Homepage for the duration of participation with a link to Merchant's website.
 • 1,000 free Electronic Gift Cards