National Mom And Pop Business Owners Day is an American holiday dedicated to family businesses. Many parents think about starting their own business to provide for their children. This is a very good solution, because it is not only personal, but also good for society as a whole. The more businesses there are, the more the economy is stimulated and more jobs are created for people! The holiday is celebrated annually on March 29.
The history of the holiday begins with the Siegel family. The couple founded a small clothing store in 1939, which decades later had an area of 10,000m2, and its value surpassed 2 million dollars. Their children, Rick and Margie, were grateful for their parents’ hard work and created this celebration in their honor!
The holiday is a great way to congratulate your business parents and to help them in any way possible. It can also give moms and dads a boost to join forces and create a business!
- According to statistics, family businesses create more than 65 percent of new jobs. There are about 30 million people in the country as of 2022. of businesses belonging to the family business.
- In America, the expression “mom-and-pop store” is used to refer to a family business.
How to celebrate
Congratulate your business parents on this day, or offer them the idea of starting their own business. Find out online which family businesses have achieved high-profile success, how did they do it?
Spread the word on social media. Ask other users if their parents have a business. Are they helping their parents in their business or not?
When is National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day celebrated in 2024?
National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day is observed on March 29 each year.