From solo-preneurs to growing companies, learn how to video on a shoe-string budget to build your brand in the digital age.
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.
¡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.
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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.
At every Locals' Night, Local First Arizona partners with one independent business to host a curated experience for the community. Join us at Mountain Sports Flagstaff during September's Locals' Night!
Phat Scooters is on the rise around the country. Check out this homegrown, Tempe-based business at their headquarters for brews, local business connections, and more!
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.
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.
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.
A look inside of the Arizona Sunrays facility is worth a thousand words. From their builder to materials, Julie and her AZ Sunrays team looked to local vendors to complete their dream facility.
The Arizona Fall Fest is a free and family-friendly celebration of everything local to Arizona. The festival features food from many of Arizona’s finest restaurants, a beer & wine garden, booths for local merchants and live entertainment.
Join us at Arizona Humane Society for a filled night! We’ll be mingling while meeting adoptable dogs & cats, making pet training toys, and learning what AHS does everyday for Arizona’s pets.
¡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.
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.
Join us in celebrating the hard work and dedication of the 46 students. All Fuerza Local and Local First Arizona members are invited to celebrate and create connections with other businesses.
Join Local First Arizona and Alliance Bank of Arizona in Flagstaff for an evening barbecue, hosted by our very own community bankers! Network with fellow independent businesses and local leaders on Wednesday, July 25th from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
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.
July webinar will take businesses into the depths of target marketing - identify who your key audience is, where they like to get their info, and top trends happening in social media.
Join us for A Fine Line, a unique opportunity that is part of the RELISH FilmBar and Devour Phoenix Film Series. Enjoy the film with a delicious food/beverage pairing! On the menu this month…Tamara Stanger from Helio Basin Brewery & Danielle Leoni from The Breadfruit & Rum Bar!
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.
Discover the arts, culture, and heritage of Douglas with this affordable, weekend getaway trip!
Get ready to connect with local members and an incredible digital marketing team as we sneak inside and behind the scenes of the innovative space at DigitalWire360!
¿Quiere aumentar sus ventas y retener a clientes? David Carrizosa, empresario y líder en promociones, compartirá algunas herramientas que ayudarán a su negocio retener el éxito.
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At every Locals' Night, Local First Arizona partners with one independent business to host a curated experience for the community. Join us at Pay 'n Take during July's Locals' Night for wine tasting!
¡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]
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.
Join us on First Friday (July 6th) with Practical Art for a local pop-up Independents Week Celebration! Robot making class, Hidden Track Bottle Shop tastings, 20% off coupons, and the newest reception opening for “Human Nature” by artist, Magda Gluszek Art
Volunteers needed to help green the Tempe Town Lake Fourth of July Festival!
Join us in celebrating the hard work and dedication of the 12 students that have gone through the program in Tucson. All Fuerza Local and Local First Arizona members are invited to celebrate and create connections with other businesses.