— JULY 24, 2018 —
The Unplugged Series: The Builder Dinner: Last Call for Tix!!
The Builder Dinner
is hosted by City First Bank and Lee's Flower Shop and curated by Think Local First! Sponsored by Pepco Holdings, City First Bank, Truss, New Columbia Solar, Access Green
, and DC Brau,
this special event will unveil transforming stories and fruitful discussions from Nicole Hollander [JBG], Paul Ruppert [Warehouse Industries], Jerri Evans [Turning Natural], Bo Menkiti [Menkiti Group], Michael Babin, [Neighborhood Restaurant Group], Lisa Banusiewicz [Truss] and Virginia Arrisueño [DeNada]. Ticket Sales Close July 21st
2018 Local First Awards Tickets Open August 1!
We are excited to announce that Early Bird Ticket sales for the 2018 Local First Awards will open on August 1. The 2018 Local First Awards will be held October 18, 2018 at The Showroom DC from 6pm - 8pm. Save the Date and Join Us!
NPQ: Rebuilding the Economy Series
This four-part intensive series of articles was introduced in the July 2018 issue of the Nonprofit Quarterly, “Nonprofits as Engines of a More Equitable Economy.” The articles will kick-off a year-long project at NPQ, including seven webinars in October. Don’t miss them!
6 Global Trends on Women's Entrepreneurship
“Despite studies showing that women-owned businesses that engage in the export of their goods and services earn exponentially higher than women-owned firms that do not, only 12 percent of businesses owned by women actually export.” Take a closer look at the report in Entrepreneur magazine.