NEW?ULM - As holiday shopping goes into high gear the days after Thanksgiving, the New Ulm Business & Retail Association hopes to sweeten the deal by offering a "buy $100 in Chamber Dollars, receive $10" promotion. On Saturday, Nov. 24, which has been designated as Small Business Saturday. From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., when you purchase a packet of $100 Chamber Dollars, you will receive an additional $10 in Chamber Dollars.
"Many of the $150,000 in Chamber Dollars that are used annually are redeemed at small businesses. This promotion celebrates that many small businesses are also Chamber members," said Chamber President Audra Shaneman. The New Ulm Business & Retail Association's purpose is to promote the general business of New Ulm and has a goal to promote shopping locally.
The packets of five - $20 Chamber Dollars will be available for purchase from 10 a.m. 1 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 24, at the Chamber office at 1 N. Minnesota St., cash or check only. There is a limit of one packet per person.
For further information, call the Chamber at 233-4300.