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Whether you operate a small retail business, service business, cultural organization, community group, or simply want to support the local Shop Small movement, there are ways you can get involved.


FREE Membership and Directory Listing

for retailers, service-based businesses, cultural organizations, community groups with a physical storefront located in Ogle, Carroll, Whiteside and Lee counties in northern Illinois

Please allow time to process your submission.  We are a grassroots organization.  Submissions will be screened to ensure they meet criteria and an email sent upon approval and then another once your directory profile is complete.


Contact Janna at 815-626-8610 for more information or message our Facebook page.


When you shop small you are actively contributing to the revitalization of your town.  $68 out of every $100 spent at a small independent mom & pop stays local vs. $43 when you spend it at a big box. 



Sauk Valley Shop Small is a grassroots alliance of area small, independently owned businesses and cultural groups seeking to increase community awareness of the benefits of the Shop Small movement, and celebrate Small Business Saturday®.


Promoting the values of the Shop Small movement in the Sauk Valley.


Small Businesses and Cultural Groups working together to raise awareness of the Shop Small movement in the Sauk Valley.



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