Elma, Iowa

About Elma


What Stays local, grows local

BRIDGE Bucks O'Brien family purchasing BRIDGE Bucks

BRIDGE Bucks is the kick-off promotion of Elma's Shop Local campaign, starting in 2010.  Shoppers can purchase these gift checks in any amount up to $100 each at Peoples Savings Bank.  Recipients use the checks at any Elma area participating business (40 businesses currently and growing!)  Businesses endorse and deposit the checks with their daily deposits where ever they might do their banking.  Everyone wins; the person buying and using BRIDGE Bucks support the local economy, the businesses gain more sales making them thrive in the area! 

Keep BRIDGE Bucks in mind for birthdays, anniversaries, Holidays, employee incentives, stocking-stuffers, thank-you gifts, raffle prizes, or door prizes!



Hometown Holidays

Punch Card Program

Hometown Holidays
The 2017 Holiday Punch Card Program will roll out on November 1st and run through December 22nd with Grand Prize drawing held on December 29th.  Details will be in the Alta Vista Shopper the week of November 1st as well as available by the link below.
2017 Punch Card Program 2017 participating businesses