Small Business Saturday Offers Support to Local Businesses in Edmond

25 Nov

Small Business Saturday Offers Support to Local Businesses in Edmond

Black Friday will truly be a busy day for any avid shopper. It is always the best time to buy gifts, household necessities, food and almost any other commodity at bargain prices. There will a number of huge discounts in stores across the country, creating the perfect environment to save money on gifts before the holidays.

In order to offer support to local businesses during Black Friday, the Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce will be supporting a national program by the American ExpressSmall Business Saturday is a national program started in 2010 in order to support small businesses. 

The Fifth Annual Small Business Saturday is set for November 29th. During this time, the organization is encouraging shoppers to allocate a portion of their shopping budget to local small businesses in their community. That way, there will be more people buying in small businesses and not spend all of their shopping funds in large, commercial establishments.

The Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce has supported the program while advocating for small businesses in Edmond. They offer several events and programs in line with promoting local commerce, such as the Edmond Locally Owned, an awareness program for locally-owned businesses, and monthly workshops and luncheon for small businesses.

Jennifer Fields
Oklahoma City & Edmond Real Estate Agent
405.330.0031

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