November 24, 2015
Shop small and local this weekend
The first-ever Small Business Saturday took place in November of 2010. It encouraged shoppers across the nation to support small, local businesses. In 2011, it became official. From Washington D.C. to Washington State, governors, mayors, senators, and even President Obama, all voiced their support for Small Business Saturday. An estimated $14.3 billion was spent at small indpendent businesses on 2014's Small Business Saturday.
This year's Small Business Saturday is this weekend, November 28.
Here's how you can #SHOPSMALL: