National Equal Pay Day 2017

According to the Arkansas Equal Pay Coalition, businesses in the Natural State are working to bring attention to the gender pay gap in Arkansas by recognizing National Equal Pay Day Tuesday, April 4. 

Sweet Candy + Gifts is proud to be joining other area businesses on April 4 in charging women 80% of the cost of certain items, which is the percentage Arkansas women earn compared to men according to the American Association of University Women. 

Here's a list of local businesses with equal pay specials.

Equal Pay Sweet Candy + Gifts

The National Committee on Pay Equity encourages people to Wear RED on Equal Pay Day to symbolize how far women and minorities are "in the red" with their pay!