Small Business Saturday was established in 2010 to recognize entrepreneurs and to focus on what their businesses bring to our community. This year’s date is Saturday, November 28th and thousands of businesses will be participating nationwide!
If you’re an American Express Card Member, you can spend $10.00 and get. $10.00 back. Up to 3x. If you aren’t a member, no worries, you can still participate! Here’s how:
Register Your Own Business
If own a small business in the Rochester area, or know someone who does, register! There’s still time and you can create custom materials for your business for free, even if your business doesn’t accept American Express!
The #shoplocal movement truly begins with YOU! Pledge to shop locally for your gifts this holiday season. Spread the word; here’s a great picture you can use (FB profile, twitter, wherever!)
Find out where to shop using the Shop Small Map.
Just use this link, plug in your zip code and you’ll have all the listings, a map and the contact information you need.
There are hundreds of shops & restaurants participating in the greater Rochester area! You can find all the gifts you need right here in town- PLUS great specials at your local favorite eateries! You gotta keep you strength up for all that shopping, right!?
We want to know… what are your favorite Rochester area small businesses??
We’ll go first and share a couple of our favorite gift giving shops in Fairport:
Fairport Pharmacy and Gifts: 122 Fairport Village Lndg, Fairport, New York 14450
Check out these great gifts!
Canalside Gifts: 106 N Main St, Fairport, New York 14450
Definitely something for everyone:
Small Business Saturday is a great event to rally our community together! Not only can you get your shopping done, but half of the money you spend will stay local! That’s good news for EVERYONE!
Black Friday? How about True Blue Small Business Saturday?! As small business owners ourselves, we not only sell houses, we sell communities and do what we can every day to support local business. It would be an honor to help you too!