CARRBORO, N.C. – Mayor Damon Seils has proclaimed Saturday, Nov. 26, 2022, (the Saturday after Thanksgiving) as Small Business Saturday in Carrboro.
There are 399 small businesses in Carrboro, making up 97% of all business in our town. These small businesses employ 2,550 people and provide over $93 million in payroll. The Town of Carrboro celebrates our local small businesses and the contributions they make to our local economy and community.
“I urge the residents of our community and county to support small and local businesses on Small Business Saturday and throughout the year,” Mayor Seils said.
Representing the Carrboro Business Alliance, Sheila Dalton, the owner of Neil’s Deli, accepted the proclamation at Town Hall on Tuesday, Nov. 15.
- Read the proclamation: https://www.carrboronc.gov/DocumentCenter/View/12073/2022-Small-Business-Saturday
- Shop Local: Spread cheer and support local Carrboro businesses through Carrboro Cheer 2022, which will include an in-person Small Business Saturday kickoff (Nov. 26) with a table at the Carrboro Farmer’s Market featuring the distribution of complimentary local swag bags and launch of the buy local Carrboro Cheer Gift Guide.