Small Business Saturday began in 2010 to help businesses with their most pressing need — getting more customers. The day encourages people to shop at small businesses on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. The single day has grown into a powerful movement, and more people are taking part than ever before. This year, the big day is Nov 29.
Arthur B. Fair, III is being honored as a finalist for the Business Leader of the Year Award. The winner is to be announced live at the 119th Annual Meeting and Gala Reception for the Metrowest Chamber of Commerce on November 12, 2014. The Gala is to be held at The Sheraton Framingham.
Fair and Yeager Insurance was a gold sponsor for the Annual Telethon to support the Natick Service Council, Mike Fair presented the check at the 4th annual LIVE telethon held on October 29, 2014.
The Natick Service Council telethon broke previous records, raising more than $46,000. The telethon has raised about $178,000 in total over the last 4 years, according to the council.