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Home Christmas Campaign

Small businesses are the backbone of our community – and this holiday, they’re all facing big challenges. You can help them survive and thrive, by buying gifts, dining and using the services of our local establishments. To find these businesses, and local nonprofits who could also use your support, click on the icons below to access The Buck Stays Here™ directory. And put “helping our local economy” on your Christmas list.

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Florist

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AIR CARE: A story about servicing the community

AIR CARE: A story about servicing the communityBy Reggie Rossignol, February, 16, 2021 When Chris and Brook Thomas were called more than 20 years ago to service breathing apparatuses – they didn’t know it would lead to a successful business venture. But that’s what happened. The brothers were both career firemen at the time. Chris […]

A Community With a Diner That’s Like Family: Westwood Fountain

A Community With a Diner That’s Like Family: Westwood FountainBy Reggie Rossignol, December 18, 2020 If you’re looking for a local way to lift your spirits, visit the Westwood Fountain in Richmond. Just ask any of the patrons of the little diner inside Westwood Pharmacy on Patterson Ave. They’ve likely been going there for years. […]

Stay Safe and Enjoy All the Delights of an RVA Christmas

Stay Safe and Enjoy All the Delights of an RVA ChristmasDecember 12, 2020 Small businesses across America continue to adapt to the fluid impact of COVID-19 and state-by-state restrictions. Those who innovate and adjust to changing market conditions are often indicators of a successful small business owner’s staying power.   The U.S. Chamber of Commerce featured […]