Advocate Shopping Local
Shop Small Saturday
Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce represents hundreds of businesses in the Long Beach Island Region. The business organization has been promoting this region wide since the concept began in 2010. Nestled between Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Small Business Saturday reminds shoppers to patronize their favorite businesses by visiting their brick and mortar locations for special events and promotions to kick off the holiday shopping season.
Southern Ocean Chamber is the area advocate for shopping local.
The Chamber encourages everyone to enjoy our unique blend of shopping, fun and fine dining, special events and historic programs throughout the year. “Shopping locally owned businesses adds value to the community whether you live or vacation here” states Andrea Driscoll, President of Southern Ocean Chamber. The many reasons to support small business is to keep the unique flavor and feel of the community, provides one of a kind services, it creates more jobs, supports charities and local projects; as well as gears their inventory to fit the needs of their customers.