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April Webinar: How Businesses Can Harness the Power of Instagram Stories (Statewide)
Apr
29
10:00 AM10:00

April Webinar: How Businesses Can Harness the Power of Instagram Stories (Statewide)

With 1 billion active users per month, Instagram is a social media juggernaut. But the platform isn’t just about pretty pictures and hashtags; Instagram is a viable and potent promotional channel for businesses…when used strategically. In this presentation, we’ll cover how to utilize one of Instagram’s most powerful features-Stories—to engage your audience daily.

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Community Banking Month at Sense of Place
Apr
18
5:30 PM17:30

Community Banking Month at Sense of Place

In recognition of Community Banking Month, local businesses and key stakeholders are joining forces to shed light on the impact community banks have on business development in rural settings. Join us to learn about the power of banking locally and ways to make the transition easy and profitable.

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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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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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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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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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Solutions for Rural Development Webinar Series- Redecorating Your Community: How to Fight Blight
May
30
10:00 AM10:00

Solutions for Rural Development Webinar Series- Redecorating Your Community: How to Fight Blight

Blight is an issue that rural communities are constantly faced with. From illegal dumping of waste and lack of recycling options to dealing with dilapidated buildings and contaminated sites, there's a lot to do to keep towns clean and healthy. In this webinar, we will hear from three individuals who have contributed in redecorating their community from tatters to treasures.

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Whiskey & Smoke
May
20
2:00 PM14:00

Whiskey & Smoke

Explore new and interesting dishes at Tucson Originals Whiskey & Smoke. Restaurants of Tucson Originals will be preparing delicious appetizers to be paired with Hamilton Distillers Whiskey DEL BAC Classic and Dorado whiskeys for guests to enjoy. Barrio Brewing Co. will feature Ben’s Rojo Smoked Ribs and a Smoked Nolan’s Porter made exclusively for this event.

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Solutions for Rural Development Webinar Series- Straight from the Source: Solutions and Barriers to Engaging the Youth
Apr
25
10:00 AM10:00

Solutions for Rural Development Webinar Series- Straight from the Source: Solutions and Barriers to Engaging the Youth

Rural communities face unique and evolving challenges that, unless confronted, can be detrimental to the entire spectrum of opportunity for its residents. Specifically, when it comes to youth retention, rural communities are struggling with two major problems: 1. engaging youth with enticing opportunities and 2. retaining them post-secondary education. In this webinar, we will hear from a spectrum of panelists offering a high school, college, and young adult perspective. We will also hear from an active youth organizer who has several years of experience in working with younger populations. 

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(Tucson) March ConnectED Seminar: How to be a Community Advocate as a Business
Mar
20
11:30 AM11:30

(Tucson) March ConnectED Seminar: How to be a Community Advocate as a Business

Local business are in the perfect moment to capture a new generation of consumers. Now more than ever, people want to engage and keep their dollars with businesses that are making a social impact. Are you prepared? Join us for an in-depth look at how to be an effective community advocate as a business.

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