September Lunch Mixer: Hula's Modern Tiki (Metro PHX)
Sep
12
11:30 AM11:30

September Lunch Mixer: Hula's Modern Tiki (Metro PHX)

Give yourself a break with us and check out Hula’s new location in uptown Phoenix! We’ll be lunching and networking in the Tiki Room with local entrepreneurs from around the valley. Bring plenty of business cards, and be ready for your 30-second intro.

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Reunion Empresarial: Bilingual Insurance and HR Solutions Gloria Guerra
Sep
12
6:00 PM18:00

Reunion Empresarial: Bilingual Insurance and HR Solutions Gloria Guerra

¡Acompáñenos este 12 de septiembre a nuestra reunión empresarial en Bilingual Insurance & HR Solutions Gloria Guerra! Fuerza Local los invita cordialmente a nuestra reunión de agosto donde tendrá la oportunidad de conocer, aprender y compartir sus conocimientos con otros empresarios del valle. Recuerde que las reuniones empresariales están abiertas para todos los miembros de Fuerza Local y los alentamos a que inviten a sus amigos emprendedores para que nos acompañen al igual.

4150 W. Peoria Ave. Suite 125 Phoenix, AZ 85028

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Bisbee Local Block Party
Sep
15
10:00 AM10:00

Bisbee Local Block Party

How local have you been this year? Have you moved your money to a local bank? Continued to shop at the farmer's market and local markets? Donated to your local organizations and charities? If you have been struggling with this, or just want more information we are here to help! 

On Saturday, September 15th Local First Arizona and sponsor Subway Underground will be hosting a Local Block Party on Subway Street in Old Bisbee. Here you can find all the information on banking local, eating local, shopping local, donating local, and drinking local. We want to make it as fun and easy as possible to experience all the things your local community has to offer. 

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September Member Webinar: Saving Water, Saving Money
Sep
25
10:00 AM10:00

September Member Webinar: Saving Water, Saving Money

Cracking down on operating expenses is always top of mind for entrepreneurs. One area where you may literally be sending money down the drain is through your water usage. Join this free webinar with the experts at Water Use It Wisely to find applicable tips that will save you money, and save water.

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Solutions for Rural Development Webinar: Understanding Your Opportunity Zones
Sep
26
10:00 AM10:00

Solutions for Rural Development Webinar: Understanding Your Opportunity Zones

Last December, federal lawmakers created the federal Opportunity Zones program for investors to re-invest their unrealized capital gains towards community, business, real estate, and economic development activities in America's lowest-income communities. 

This webinar provides a comprehensive background and expert analysis of the new program, as well as recommendations for cities, philanthropies, advocates, and private sector representatives interested in equitable development outcomes throughout our nation's 8,761 newly designated Opportunity Zones to think about now. 

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Tucson's Wurst Oktoberfest
Oct
6
12:00 PM12:00

Tucson's Wurst Oktoberfest

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Tucson Originals Restaurants in partnership with Local First Arizona present Tucson’s Wurst Oktoberfest taking place October 6th from 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Armory Park located in Downtown Tucson. This family friendly celebration of local food and beer will feature traditional Oktoberfest games and activities including, Bier Stein Races, The Chicken Dance and so much more. Enjoy local brews from some of Tucson best breweries and grab some classic Munich grub with a twist as Tucson Originals Restaurants put their own spin on Oktoberfest staples like bratwurst, pretzels and more. 

Tucson's Wurst Oktoberfest will feature a locals only Bier Garden featuring Tucson breweries, a Tucson Originals Food Court with delicious grub and a Root Beer Garden for families. Participate in classic Oktoberfest games like Stein Hoisting, Bier Stein Races and shake your tail feather in the Chicken Dance competition. Prepare for the wurst and head to Armory Park October 6th for good beer, good food, and good company at Tucson's Wurst Oktoberfest.

Tickets to Tucson's Wurst Oktoberfest will go on sale September 1st, 2018.

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Reunion Empresarial: Puerto Rico Latin Bar & Grill
Aug
15
6:00 PM18:00

Reunion Empresarial: Puerto Rico Latin Bar & Grill

¡Acompáñenos este 15 de agosto a nuestra reunión empresarial en Puerto Rico Latin Bar & Grill! Fuerza Local los invita cordialmente a nuestra reunión de agosto donde tendrá la oportunidad de conocer, aprender y compartir sus conocimientos con otros empresarios del valle. Recuerde que las reuniones empresariales están abiertas para todos los miembros de Fuerza Local y los alentamos a que inviten a sus amigos emprendedores para que nos acompañen al igual.

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12th Annual Rural  Policy Forum - Wickenburg, Az
Aug
9
to Aug 10

12th Annual Rural Policy Forum - Wickenburg, Az

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Join us in Wickenburg, August 9th and 10th for the 12th Annual Rural Policy Forum, a gathering of  rural economic development professionals, nonprofits, community leaders, business owners, tribal communities, and other rural stakeholders who are interested in sustaining rural communities.

This is an opportunity to hear strategies from national experts as well as learn about success stories from around Arizona that give rural leaders like you the tools, resources and relationships they need to face current challenges.

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Solutions for Rural Development Webinar Series - Culture and History as an Economic Driver
Jul
25
10:00 AM10:00

Solutions for Rural Development Webinar Series - Culture and History as an Economic Driver

History and culture are two of the many aspects that make living in small-town Arizona so wonderful. Residents can enjoy the magic of Route 66 or the ruins of ancient civilizations right in their backyards. This history that contributes to making our homes so special can be leveraged in healthy ways as an economic driver. Join us, this month, as we learn about organizations and places across the state that use their historic assets to generate revenue for the community and educate on the past. 

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Brews & Bites With Tucson Originals and Baja Arizona Brewers Guild
Jul
21
6:00 PM18:00

Brews & Bites With Tucson Originals and Baja Arizona Brewers Guild

Enjoy a variety of restaurants and breweries local to Tucson at the first annual Brews & Bites. Tucson Originals Restaurants and Baja Arizona Craft Brewers collaborate to bring a unique tasting menu inspired by Tucson’s vibrant craft beer scene.

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Fuerza Local: Reunion Empresarial de Julio
Jul
11
6:00 PM18:00

Fuerza Local: Reunion Empresarial de Julio

 

¡Acompáñenos este 11 de julio a nuestra reunión empresarial en Waffle Taco! Fuerza Local los invita cordialmente a nuestra reunión de Junio donde tendrá la oportunidad de conocer, aprender y compartir sus conocimientos con otros empresarios del valle. Recuerde que las reuniones empresariales están abiertas para todos los miembros de Fuerza Local y los alentamos a que inviten a sus amigos emprendedores para que nos acompañen al igual.

Para más información, comuníquese con Mayra Vargas a [email protected] 

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The 6th (Not Really) Annual Phoenix Independents Bowl
Jul
8
12:00 PM12:00

The 6th (Not Really) Annual Phoenix Independents Bowl

The Phoenix Independents Bowl is an all local bowling tournament comprised of members of Phoenix's best bands, businesses, and independent minded citizens. The 6th Phoenix Independents Bowl will be held on Sunday, July 8th at Let It Roll Bowl, one of the only independently owned bowling alleys in Phoenix.

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