It's right around the corner. Celebrate your community with the small businesses that make it special.
Small businesses in Massachusetts help make communities thrive. There are 639,334 small businesses in operation across Massachusetts, which makes up 99.5% of all businesses.
From Local restaurants to the hearth and grill shop down the street, small businesses have created major impacts across all communities.
In fact, 34, 568 new jobs were created in 2014 alone; meaning that 46.8% of all employees in Massachusetts were working for a small business that year.
Small businesses help ensure that local economies stay strong and vibrant. That's why Small Business Saturday was founded in 2010. On Saturday, November 25, 2017 invite your friends to Shop Small and show love for your favorite community based businesses. Because when small businesses succeed, we all do.