Be a conscious consumer, recycle your dollars in your local community, practice cooperative economics, because this will help Create Economic Growth in South L.A. communities. Support businesses that respects your community, that hires and promote from the community, and participate in your community.
BE AWARE of "Poachers", that has Predatory Business practices. These are businesses and organizations that exploit a community for their own personal gain.
Shop Small is about more than just shopping at small businesses. It’s a cause that helps to support local economies and promote vibrant, diverse communities. It’s also a nationwide movement fueled by shoppers, business owners, and organizers who come together and celebrate the community because they know it matters. It’s an annual shopping tradition dedicated to supporting small businesses and celebrating communities across the country. Founded by American Express in 2010, Small Business Saturday is celebrated every year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. This year, you can support local Businesses at our Virtual Small Business Expo & Marketplace on Nov 28th from 9:00am - 1:00pm