12/03/2023 | News release | Distributed by Public on 12/03/2023 07:07
Small businesses are the heart and soul of our towns and neighborhoods and as the holiday season unfolds, I find myself reflecting on how they truly makes Illinois so special.
Illinois small businesses aren't just shops and corporate franchises - they're the dreams and passions of our neighbors and friends.
Whether handcrafted items or unique services, every small business tells a story of dedication and resilience.
This year, as we all search for the perfect gifts for our loved ones, remember the power of supporting local businesses. It is more than a purchase; it's an investment into your community's future and a way to keep your neighborhood vibrant and thriving.
Finding the perfect holiday gift to purchase from your favorite Illinois small businesses has never been easier with the 2023 Illinois Made Holiday Gift Guide.
Use the guide as a resource to bring holiday cheer to not only your loved ones, but an Illinois entrepreneur and their family!
Join me in a show of support for these local heroes. Let's make this holiday season a testament to the strength and spirit of the Illinois Small Business community.