PATERSON, NJ- Thanks to the efforts of one group of advocates Small Business Saturday will be marked in Paterson with efforts to increase entrepreneurship among local youth and support of black owned businesses throughout Paterson.

The event, to be held at the Christopher Hope Center, 60 Temple Street, will kick off at 10:00 a.m. and feature a panel discussion on entrepreneurship and the award of $1000 in the Youth Shark Tank Business Plan Contest.

The 4th annual Black Business Bazaar will follow and feature several vendors offering items such as clothes, books, jewelry, a children's village, toys, and food from 12:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m.

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