Choose Local and Small Y'all is a coalition of small business owners in Garner. The group became indispensable during the pandemic. CLASY held fundraisers and promotions to aid struggling businesses, lifting each other up during a time of great difficulty. To see a list of businesses that are part of CLASY, click here. You can also follow the group on Facebook and Instagram.
Story and Interviews: Tricia Williamson
Photographs provided by: Dena McDonald and Kara O'Briant
Video: Paul Walz