For the City Times
Submitted by Steph Schmid, Director of Marketing, Heart of Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce
Date: April 29– May 5
Location: Wisconsin Rapids
Why Shop Local?
Local business gives our community its flavor. The presence of the town’s many local businesses makes it different from every other city. By supporting local and small businesses you ensure that uniqueness is preserved as a part of your community.
With that in mind…
Don’t think there is anywhere to shop in Wisconsin Rapids? Think again. Follow the Heart of Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce on Facebook during National Small Business Week to see all the wonderful clothing, boutique, food and specialty retail stores here in Wisconsin Rapids.During this weeklong shopping spree, you’ll find unique and personable items from various small/local shops. Remember to log into Facebook and follow our Small Business Week Event Page. From there we’ll take you through Wisconsin Rapids showing you the unique businesses that give our community its flavor.
About Small Business Week:
Every year since 1963, the President of the United States has issued a proclamation announcing National Small Business Week, which recognizes the critical contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners.As part of National Small Business Week, the U.S. Small Business Administration takes the opportunity to highlight the impact of outstanding entrepreneurs, small business owners, and others from all 50 states and U.S. territories. Every day, they’re working to grow small businesses, create 21st-century jobs, drive innovation, and increase America’s global competitiveness.
Empower your business during Small Business Week with these seminars
Your Keys to Business Success
Tuesday, May 1 at Mid-State Technical College
Wisconsin Tax Updates for Businesses
Thursday, May 3 at Heart of Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce
Find more info at www.wisconsinrapidschamber.com