Abilene Chamber of Commerce to celebrate National Small Business Week


ABILENE, Texas - The first week in May marks National Small Business Week.

It recognizes the contributions of America's entrepreneurs and small business owners.

This week the Abilene Chamber of Commerce will highlight local entrepreneurs and small business owners across the Big Country.

Below is a schedule of events.

May 1 - 10:00 a.m. Kick off and ribbon cutting at the Chamber

May 2 - 11:30 a.m. Salute to small business awards luncheon at the Abilene Convention Center (must purchase ticket)

1:30 p.m. conversation with Dr. Ben Powell - all lunch attendees and AYP are invited (must register)

May 3 - 8:00 a.m. S mall business wake up Wednesday at the Abilene Woman's Club. The Chamber will be unveiling a new tool for chamber members to use.

May 4 - All day Small business Social Media Day.

For more information visit the Chamber's website at