Without local business owners, our world would be a sad, monotonous, mass-produced place.
Luckily, there are nearly 30 million small businesses in the United States, according to the Small Business Administration.
So let’s celebrate their awe-inspiring contributions by taking a look at six ways they’re saving the world — one local business at a time.
Are you a local business owner? Check out why you should get involved in the SHIFT10 movement.