American Express – Union Proclaims “Small Enterprise Saturday” for Nov. 28
The Metropolis of Union proclaimed Saturday, November 28 as Small Enterprise Saturday within the metropolis.
A proclamation was issued earlier this month by the town fee, led by Commissioner Eric Dulaney. It was introduced to John “Lefty” Bernard who operates Lefty’s Barbershop on Outdated Union Highway.
“This year, perhaps more than any other, it is critical to show our support for small businesses in Union,” stated Mayor Larry Okay. Solomon. “With the COVID-19 pandemic, it has been a difficult 12 months for all companies, and particularly these locally-owned companies which can be important to our metropolis’s success. By issuing this proclamation, we remind everybody to buy regionally after they can and to assist their pals and neighbors who maintain our economic system rising within the metropolis.”
The Metropolis of Union has greater than 50 small or locally-owned and/or franchised companies situated inside the town limits, with quite a few others situated within the quick space of Union, a information launch stated.
Small Enterprise Saturday was a motion began in 2010 by the American Express bank card firm, to assist elevate consciousness and assist for locally-owned companies in the course of the peak of the 2010 financial despair. The trouble was acknowledged in 2011 by the U.S. Senate.
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