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Donate Online - Healing Garden
09/09/19 - 09/09/21
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Donate Online - Glendale Chamber of Commerce's 27th Annual Auction Fundraiser
04/01/20 - 11/06/20
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Donate to the Flag Repurposing & Retirement Program
04/01/20 - 01/01/22
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Donate to the Maintenance of Thunderbird Flag
04/01/20 - 01/01/22
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Big Wig Lunch Time - June 2 - POSTPONED
06/02/20

Registration has Closed for this event.

Microsoft Webinar: Microsoft Teams, the hub for Teamwork
06/03/20
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Microsoft Webinar: Present Your Ideas with Sway
06/03/20
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Virtual Business Over Breakfast -06/03/2020
06/03/20
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Virtual FUEL - June 2020
06/05/20
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Microsoft Webinar: Grow Your Business with LinkedIn Pages
06/10/20
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Microsoft Webinar: Make your Life More Creative, Organized and Secure with Microsoft 365
06/10/20
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Virtual Business Over Breakfast -06/10/2020
06/10/20
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Virtual Biz Build Up: Featuring Sheriff Penzone
06/11/20
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June Downtown Glendale Monthly Merchant and Stakeholder Meeting
06/16/20
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Marketing Committee Webinar - Topic TBD
06/16/20
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Virtual Business Over Breakfast -06/17/2020
06/17/20
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Virtual Business After Hours - June 2020
06/18/20
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Virtual Business Over Breakfast -06/24/2020
06/24/20
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Make Success Happen Business Seminar - June 25 - CANCELED
06/25/20

Registration has Closed for this event.

Business Over Breakfast - 3rd Quarter 2020
07/08/20
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FUEL - July 2020
07/10/20
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Paid Ads - Where Should I Invest My Marketing Budget?: Lunch & Learn with GCMC
07/14/20
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Business Over Breakfast -07/15/2020
07/15/20
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Business After Hours - July 2020
07/16/20
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July Downtown Glendale Monthly Merchant and Stakeholder Meeting
07/21/20
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Business Over Breakfast -07/22/2020
07/22/20
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Business Over Breakfast -07/29/2020
07/29/20
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Business Over Breakfast -08/05/2020
08/05/20
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FUEL - August 2020
08/07/20
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Understanding The Numbers - Google Analytics: Lunch & Learn with GCMC
08/11/20
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Business Over Breakfast -08/12/2020
08/12/20
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August Downtown Glendale Monthly Merchant and Stakeholder Meeting
08/18/20
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Business Over Breakfast -08/19/2020
08/19/20
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Make Success Happen Business Seminar - August 19 - CANCELED
08/19/20

Registration has Closed for this event.

Business After Hours - August 2020
08/20/20
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Business Over Breakfast -08/26/2020
08/26/20
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West Valley Biz 2 Biz Expo 2020
08/27/20
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Business Over Breakfast -09/02/2020
09/02/20
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Holiday Marketing - Prepare For The Holidays Now!: Lunch & Learn with GCMC
09/08/20
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Business Over Breakfast -09/09/2020
09/09/20
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Make Success Happen Business Seminar - September 10 - CANCELED
09/10/20

Registration has Closed for this event.

FUEL - September 2020
09/11/20
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September Downtown Glendale Monthly Merchant and Stakeholder Meeting
09/15/20
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Business Over Breakfast -09/16/2020
09/16/20
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21st Annual Excellence in Education Golf Outing
09/18/20
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Business Over Breakfast -09/23/2020
09/23/20
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Business Over Breakfast -09/30/2020
09/30/20
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FUEL - October 2020
10/02/20
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Business Over Breakfast - 4th Quarter 2020
10/07/20
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Lights. Camera. Action! Video Marketing For Small Business: Lunch & Learn with GCMC
10/13/20
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October Downtown Glendale Monthly Merchant and Stakeholder Meeting
10/13/20
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Business Over Breakfast - 10/14/2020
10/14/20
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Business After Hours - October 2020
10/15/20
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Coffee & Connections - October 20
10/20/20
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Business Over Breakfast - 10/21/2020
10/21/20
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Business Over Breakfast - 10/28/2020
10/28/20
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Business Over Breakfast - 11/04/2020
11/04/20
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Glendale Chamber of Commerce's 27th Annual Auction Fundraiser
11/06/20
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Getting The Most Out Of Your Website: Lunch & Learn with GCMC
11/10/20
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November Downtown Glendale Monthly Merchant and Stakeholder Meeting
11/17/20
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Business Over Breakfast - 11/18/2020
11/18/20
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Business After Hours - November 2020
11/19/20
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Business Over Breakfast - 12/02/2020
12/02/20
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FUEL - December 2020
12/04/20
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Creating A Marketing Strategy For 2021: Lunch & Learn with GCMC
12/08/20
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Business Over Breakfast - 12/09/2020
12/09/20
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8th Annual Holiday Mixer
12/10/20
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Business Over Breakfast - 12/16/2020
12/16/20
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Business Over Breakfast - 1st Quarter 2021
01/06/21
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Events in the month of February 2020
Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Join Cox Media and the Glendale Chamber for a free course on marketing for your business!  You'll learn practical tools to help grow your business.

As technology, marketing capabilities, and consumer media habits change, so does our ability to reach audiences in local relevant ways. Join us for lunch, and learn more about available hyper targeted digital marketing tactics. We’ll  discuss how to use Search Retargeting, Website Retargeting and Paid Search to efficiently reach your desired audience across all digital channels.

Check-in begins at 11:30 am, and the course will run from 12:00 - 1:00 pm. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

To participate, you must register in advance, as space is limited! 

Pricing:
Chamber Members: Free
Future Members: $60

more info...

Wednesday, February 5, 2020
The Glendale Chamber's hosts a weekly Business Over Breakfast event! This weekly event is a great opportunity for members to come together over breakfast, make new connections, hear from excellent speakers, exchange leads and referrals and build relationships to help grow your business.

The event will be held at Dave & Buster's in Westgate (9460 W Hanna Dr). This great venue provides us a private setting to allow for maximum connections and features a hot breakfast.

The best way to register is to subscribe for an entire quarter - this allows you or someone from your company to attend each week and saves you money while working to gain new business contacts.
 
Registration Fees:
Quarterly Registration - includes the following 7 Sessions:
February 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th 
March 4th, 11th, 18th


Pricing:
Quarterly Subscriber  - $135 - Best Option
Member Pricing - One Time Attendance (if registered by Monday week of event) - $20 
Member Pricing - One Time Attendance (if registered Tuesday or Wednesday week of event) - $25
Future Member Pricing - One Time Attendance - $60


Event Times:
7:00 a.m. Check-In & Networking
7:30 a.m. Program Begins
9:00 a.m. Program Ends & Networking

Be sure to bring business cards, flyers and/or other marketing materials from your company. 

more info...

Thursday, February 6, 2020
YOU ARE INVITED
JOIN US FEBRUARY 6, 2020 FROM 4PM-6PM
FOR THE LOVE OF FOOD
Inspira Arrowhead
20240 N. 78th Ave., Glendale, AZ 85308

RSVP 623 235 6400 or email Lhiguera@cadencesl.com
Enjoy a Special Evening Showcasing International Dishes
Expertly Prepared by Inspira's OwnChef.
Tour our Community, Meet Residents, and Enjoy a Glass of Wine or Beer!

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Friday, February 7, 2020
Join the Glendale Chamber of Commerce for FUEL, our monthly networking breakfast that will FUEL your business, your mind, and your Friday. 

Each month, this event will showcase a featured speaker and an opportunity for all members in attendance to introduce their company and/or products and services. In addition to the great connections over breakfast, we always close out with a great raffle, which includes a 50/50 raffle where the winner wins half and the Charity of Choice for the month gets the other half!

We hope to see you there - for more information, please call the Chamber office at 623-937-4754.

When:

7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. 
7:00 a.m. - Check-In & Networking
7:30 a.m. - Program

Pricing:


Annual Subscription FUEL Breakfasts:
Early Subscriber - 9 FUEL Breakfasts (best value) - $130

For One Breakfast:
- Members (with registration by Tuesday the week of) - $15.00
Members (with registration after Tuesday the week of) - $20.00
Future Members - $60.00

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Saturday, February 8, 2020
Please join us at Heart for the City’s 12th annual Valentine  Affair and Casino night February 8, 2020 at the Pointe Hilton Tapatio. HFTC Valentine affair and casino night is our  major fundraising event of the year in the past we’ve had between 750 to 900 in attendance we present a short program, including speeches from the children helped by HFTC.  Please join us in reaching our goal of raising $100,000 by supporting this event for sponsorship and donations. Heart for the City is a nonprofit that assist at risk youth from all over the valley  HFTC strives  to teach life skills and provide a sense of family that many youth so desperately need.  Thank you for your consideration and support.  
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Sunday, February 9, 2020
  Join us for a night of laughs, desserts and fun at Laugh for Joy! This event supports Meals for Joy and will feature the comedy of Mark Cordes, Gene Moore, and Mike James. Visit our website for all of the details: https://mealsofjoy.org/laugh-for-joy 
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Tuesday, February 11, 2020
FEBRUARY
Get The Most Out Of Facebook
Facebook can get pretty complicated, even for marketing professionals. With constant updates, new options, and format changes, how does anyone keep up with it? Join us for an information packed session on the latest trends in Facebook, when/how often should you be posting, how to tap into your existing followers, how to get new followers, maximizing your presence in Facebook Groups, and so much more!

 Content Covered:             Social Media

About the 2020 Thryv Lunch & Learn Course:
Join Thryv and the Glendale Chamber for a free course on marketing for your business! We'll have a lunch and learn the first Tuesday of the month from February - December of 2020. You'll learn practical tools to help grow your business. We encourage you to come to as many sessions as you're able to, and to learn things like how to use social media, the benefits of blogging for your business, reputation management, video marketing, and how your local business can compete in an Amazon.com world, and more!

Each monthly session will be an hour long. Check-in begins at 11:30 am, and the course will run from 12:00 - 1:00 pm. To participate, you must register in advance, as space is limited!

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Wednesday, February 12, 2020
The Glendale Chamber's hosts a weekly Business Over Breakfast event! This weekly event is a great opportunity for members to come together over breakfast, make new connections, hear from excellent speakers, exchange leads and referrals and build relationships to help grow your business.

The event will be held at Dave & Buster's in Westgate (9460 W Hanna Dr). This great venue provides us a private setting to allow for maximum connections and features a hot breakfast.

The best way to register is to subscribe for an entire quarter - this allows you or someone from your company to attend each week and saves you money while working to gain new business contacts.
 
Registration Fees:
Quarterly Registration - includes the following 6 Sessions:
February 12th, 19th, 26th 
March 4th, 11th, 18th


Pricing:
Quarterly Subscriber  - $110 - Best Option
Member Pricing - One Time Attendance (if registered by Monday week of event) - $20 
Member Pricing - One Time Attendance (if registered Tuesday or Wednesday week of event) - $25
Future Member Pricing - One Time Attendance - $60


Event Times:
7:00 a.m. Check-In & Networking
7:30 a.m. Program Begins
9:00 a.m. Program Ends & Networking

Be sure to bring business cards, flyers and/or other marketing materials from your company. 

more info...

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Orientation for Volunteers to provide services to home bound adults Please bring drivers license for ID. A Level 1 Fingerprint clearance is required to volunteer – instructions and information for obtaining this will be provided at orientation. The total cost of the fingerprinting and clearance is $73 which can be reimbursed by Duet after 6 months of active volunteering.

If you already have a Level 1 clearance Card please bring it with you.

To RSVP, simply fill out the registration form or call (602) 274-5022.

Duet Office
10000 N 31st Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85051


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Thursday, February 13, 2020
Make Success Happen Business Seminars: The building blocks for improved business management

The Glendale Chamber of Commerce and Glendale Community College (GCC) are dedicated to serving the needs of the business community in the west valley. Our goal is to provide businesses with the tools and networking opportunities they need to succeed and grow their business. 

The Chamber and GCC have teamed up to provide chamber members with monthly business education seminars. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn from GCC faculty who will explain concepts, review real-life scenarios and facilitate discussions. The seminars will cover key business disciplines that are critical to effectively manage and grow a business.  Each 1.5 hour long workshop session will cover subjects such as:
- Business Finance
- Human Resources
- Cybersecurity
- Social Media Marketing
- and much more. 

Features and benefits include:
- Seminars are taught by instructors who are experts in their field and have real-world experience. 
- The information is provided in an easy to understand format
- Subject matter is relevant to any size business or organization
- The information caters to the needs of business people
- The seminars are designed to round-out the business acumen of owners and managers 
- Attend as many or as few seminars as you want
- People who attend each seminar will receive a Certificate of Completion 

Schedule:
February 13, 2020 - Cyber security led by Martin Bencic
March 26, 2020 – Business Finance led by Bill Wyngaard
April 23, 2020 – Small Business Marketing led by Kendra Swensen 
May 28, 2020 – Workforce Development led by Izelle Silva
June 25, 2020 – Social Media Marketing led by Raechel Megahan
August 19, 2020 – Web Design for Small Business – Michelle Blomberg
Sept 10, 2020 – Customer Relationship Mgmt led by Gabriela Cojanu

Check-in: 5:45pm
Program: 6:00-7:30pm

Pricing:
Chamber members: $10*
Future members: $60

*100% of registration fees will benefit the Glendale Community College Food Pantry. The GCC Food Pantry feeds approximately 1,000 hungry students per week; due to demand outweighing supply, students are only allowed one visit per day to the food pantry. Oftentimes, this is the only food the students get the entire day. The GCC Food Pantry relies 100% on donations to keep shelves stocked.

February 13's Session:
Presenter - Martin Bencic
Topic - Cybersecurity   
Key Takeaways:
- How are we vulnerable
- How widespread is it
- How to protect ourselves
- What’s next in the work of cybersecurity

Martin is a cybersecurity instructor with 18 years of teaching experience.  He holds a Master’s degree in education.  His teaching career began in 2001 teaching technology to junior high school students.  It is the same year that he began teaching as an adjunct faculty teaching Cisco Networking Technologies.  In 2005 he began teaching engineering sciences to high school students.  In 2012, he piloted a district wide cybersecurity program that serviced 7 high schools in Arizona.  In 2016 he became a full-time resident faculty, 8 months later he became the program director.  Prior to becoming an educator Martin was the director of information technology for a large non-profit organization.  He was responsible for all of the data and telecommunication needs that serviced 17 offices that spanned across Arizona and New Mexico.

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Saturday, February 15, 2020
Transplant Community Alliance pleased to host the first Walk/Run to support transplant and organ donation!  You are invited to attend the first annual Donor Dash 5K/1K and Doggie Dash on Saturday February 15, 2020 at 8am at Arizona Falls, 5802 E Indian School Rd in Phoenix, 85018. The Donor Dash is a 5K run/walk to honor the lives of organ, eye and tissue donors. Help us celebrate donors, recipients and families, and recognize those who are waiting for a lifesaving transplant.
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Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Join us for our next Downtown Glendale merchants and stakeholders meeting.  These meetings are primarily for those who own a downtown business or who may have a vested interest in the success of the downtown community as a stakeholder.

Check-in, light refreshments, and networking - 7:30 a.m. through 8:00 a.m. 
Meeting - 8:00 a.m. through 10:00 a.m. 
** We will be meeting at Off the Cuff, 5817 W. Glendale Avenue (next to Cuff restaurant)

Please bring your business cards for networking as well as to be included in the door prize drawing.  We welcome attendees to bring a door prize that helps promote your business the morning of the meeting.

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Wednesday, February 19, 2020
The Glendale Chamber's hosts a weekly Business Over Breakfast event! This weekly event is a great opportunity for members to come together over breakfast, make new connections, hear from excellent speakers, exchange leads and referrals and build relationships to help grow your business.

The event will be held at Dave & Buster's in Westgate (9460 W Hanna Dr). This great venue provides us a private setting to allow for maximum connections and features a hot breakfast.

The best way to register is to subscribe for an entire quarter - this allows you or someone from your company to attend each week and saves you money while working to gain new business contacts.
 
Registration Fees:
Quarterly Registration - includes the following 5 Sessions:
February 19th, 26th 
March 4th, 11th, 18th


Pricing:
Quarterly Subscriber  - $90 - Best Option
Member Pricing - One Time Attendance (if registered by Monday week of event) - $20 
Member Pricing - One Time Attendance (if registered Tuesday or Wednesday week of event) - $25
Future Member Pricing - One Time Attendance - $60


Event Times:
7:00 a.m. Check-In & Networking
7:30 a.m. Program Begins
9:00 a.m. Program Ends & Networking

Be sure to bring business cards, flyers and/or other marketing materials from your company. 

more info...

Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Meet with Representatives of U.S. Congresswoman Debbie Lesko
Meet one on one to get help on Federal issues
The constituant services mobile office hours that represents the 8th district of Arizona.
Debbie Lesko will not be present however her staff will be to help with federal issues such as

Social Security, IRS & Tax issues, Medicare, Veteran Claims, Passport & Visa, Military Benefits and more
Wednesday February 19, 2020 10am-12 noon
Inspira Arrowhead
20240 N 78th Ave, Glendale, Arizona 85308 623 235 6400
 

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Thursday, February 20, 2020
Please join us at West-MEC's February Think Tank!

To register, click on the following link:  
pdcircle.west-mec.org/think-tank/

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To register, click on the following link:  

pdcircle.west-mec.org/think-tank/

Please feel free to share this invitation with your friends and colleagues.
We look forward to seeing you there!

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Thursday, February 20, 2020
Each month, the Chamber partners with a valued member to offer a night of networking for our members. These events provide an opportunity for Chamber Members and their guests to come together in a relaxed atmosphere while sharing ideas, products and services offered.  Attendees are encouraged to bring their flyers or brochures for the member display table.

You and one guest are invited to join us for Business After Hours! Additional guests can be registered by calling the Chamber at 623-937-4754. 


This month, we will be hosted by TruWest Credit Union | Thunderbird. We are going to do a Valentine's Day Prom theme for the evening. The best dressed guy and girl will be crowned and each will win a $25 Amazon Gift Card! 

Pricing:
  • Early Member Registration - No Guest: Complimentary if registered by the Monday prior to the event
  • Early Member Registration & One Guest: Complimentary if registered by the Monday prior to the event
    • Additional guests can be registered for $20 each (includes raffle tickets) by calling the Chamber at 623-937-4754
  • Member Registration - No Guest - Week of Event: $20 (includes raffle tickets) if registered after Monday, week of event or at the door
  • Member Registration & One Guest - Week of Event: $40 (includes raffle tickets) if registered after Monday, week of event or at the door 
    • Additional guests can be registered for $20 each (includes raffle tickets) by calling the Chamber at 623-937-4754
  • Future Member Registration - No Guest: $60 (Cost can be applied to membership if joined within 45 days of event)
  • Future Member Registration & One Guest: $120 (Cost can be applied to membership if joined within 45 days of event)

*Adults only please
*R
SVP is requested
*Please register your guest if applicable


For more information on this event, please contact the Chamber at 623-937-4754.

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Wednesday, February 26, 2020
The Glendale Chamber's hosts a weekly Business Over Breakfast event! This weekly event is a great opportunity for members to come together over breakfast, make new connections, hear from excellent speakers, exchange leads and referrals and build relationships to help grow your business.

The event will be held at Dave & Buster's in Westgate (9460 W Hanna Dr). This great venue provides us a private setting to allow for maximum connections and features a hot breakfast.

The best way to register is to subscribe for an entire quarter - this allows you or someone from your company to attend each week and saves you money while working to gain new business contacts.
 
Registration Fees:
Quarterly Registration - includes the following 4 Sessions:
February 26th 
March 4th, 11th, 18th


Pricing:
Quarterly Subscriber  - $75 - Best Option
Member Pricing - One Time Attendance (if registered by Monday week of event) - $20 
Member Pricing - One Time Attendance (if registered Tuesday or Wednesday week of event) - $25
Future Member Pricing - One Time Attendance - $60


Event Times:
7:00 a.m. Check-In & Networking
7:30 a.m. Program Begins
9:00 a.m. Program Ends & Networking

Be sure to bring business cards, flyers and/or other marketing materials from your company. 

more info...

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - Sunday, April 5, 2020
Sondheim on Sondheim is coming to The Phoenix Theatre Company from February 26, 2020 to April 5, 2020 as part of its 100th season. Get tickets by visiting PhoenixTheatre.com or by calling 602.254.2151.
 
Go deep into the catalog of one of the defining voices of American musical theatre and celebrate Stephen Sondheim at his best. With a set list combining both familiar favorites—including West Side StoryFollies and Sweeney Todd—and hidden gems, immerse yourself in Sondheim’s unparalleled work, including filmed commentary from the man himself!
 

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Thursday, February 27, 2020
Save up to 30% when you purchase designer frames and sunglasses from select designers like Vera Wang, Lilly Pulitzer, Timex, Dana Buckman, and more.  Take this opportunity to donate your gently-used glasses to a charitable cause.
 

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Thursday, February 27, 2020
Save up to 30% when you purchase designer frames and sunglasses from select designers like Vera Wang, Lilly Pulitzer, Timex, Dana Buckman, and more.  Take this opportunity to donate your gently-used glasses to a charitable cause.
 

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Thursday, February 27, 2020
The Glendale Chamber of Commerce will host the Honorable Mayor Jerry Weiers at the 69th Annual State of the City Address and Dinner on Thursday, February 27, 2020 at the Renaissance Glendale Hotel & Spa. This year, there will be a western theme, so attendees are encouraged to wear blue jeans, blazers, and cow boy boots.

A Cocktail Reception will be held from 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. and the Dinner/Program will begin at 6:30 p.m.

In addition to the Mayor's State of the City Address, the 2019 Chair of the Board, Dr. Lily Matos DeBlieux of Pendergast Elementary School District, will recap the year as we welcome in 2020 Chair of the Board, Bill Toops of The Glendale Star & Times Media Group.


Pricing and Sponsorship Opportunities:
Presenting Sponsor  
 - Company logo featured on event marketing materials
 -  Event Registration
 -  Chamber Website
 -  Event Flyer and Program
 -  Featured in advertising for event
 -  Social Media links 
 -  Featured in eblasts to membership
 -  Company representative to speak 2-3 minutes at event 
 -  Complimentary table of ten (10) at event with prominent seating 
 -  Company logo on screen at event 
 -  Opportunity to provide collateral at each place setting* 
 -  Podium recognition at event 
 -  Investment $4,500

Supporting Sponsor:
 -  Company name featured on event marketing materials
 -  Event Registration
 -  Event flyer and program 
 -  Featured in advertising for event
 -  Featured in eblasts to membership
 -  Complimentary table of eight (8) at event with prominent seating
 -  Company name on screen at event
 -  Podium recognition at event
 -  Investment $3,500

$1,150 - Sponsored Table of Eight (8) with sign of Company Logo

$1,500 - Sponsored Table of Ten (10) with sign of Company Logo and listed in event program

$125 - Individual Attendee (must register by 2/14/20)

$150 - Individual Attendee (from 2/15/20 through the event)

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Friday, February 28, 2020

Tempe Empty Bowls is a 2-day hunger awareness fundraiser that benefits Tempe Community Action Agency, www.tempeaction.org, and United Food Bank  www.unitedfoodbank.org

Hand-crafted bowls, planter pots, mugs, necklaces, platters and vases, made by potters at the City of Tempe Ceramics Program, local artists, and children ranging from elementary to high school students, will be available for purchase.  
 


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Friday, February 28, 2020 - Sunday, March 1, 2020
What:  Goldwater Gallery Opening Celebration, featuring never-before-seen photographs by Barry M. Goldwater. This special three-day Open House is accessible to the public through registered RSVPs

When:  Friday, Feb. 28, from 11am to 5pm
             Saturday, Feb. 29, from 11am to 5pm
             Sunday, March 1, from 11am to 5pm 

Where:  Goldwater Gallery located at 6226 N. Cattle Track Rd., Scottsdale 

Who:  Barry M. Goldwater is best known as a five-term U.S. Senator and 1964 Presidential nominee.  He was also a passionate and accomplished photographer who documented the people and places of his beloved state of Arizona throughout his life. The Barry & Peggy Goldwater Foundation’s mission is to curate, digitize, restore and preserve historic collections of photographic and motion film documentation in an effort to fulfill Barry Goldwater’s expressed wish to "Preserve History for Generations to Come."
 
Cost:       This event is open to the public and there is no cost to attend 
RSVP:      goldwatergallery@gmail.com or 602.715.2400

More Information on the Foundation: www.goldwaterfoundation.org
 
 
Media Inquiries:
Beth McRae
President
The McRae Agency
602-330-1996
beth@mcraeagency.com
 

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Saturday, February 29, 2020
The American Cancer Society’s 37th Annual Climb to Conquer Cancer is the largest one day climb event in the Southwest. People of all ages hike, run, walk, wheelchair and even push their babies in strollers 5.5 miles up South Mountain. Whether a cardio workout to the top of the mountain, a brisk walk or a leisurely stroll, ascending this
Arizona peak generates fun, entertainment and most importantly, funds to fight cancer!
Join us on February 29, 2020 South Mountain Park 7 a.m. — Noon
To register and for more information visit www.PhoenixClimb.com or contact
Nichole.Brown@cancer.org
(602) 952 – 7552
#PHXCLIMB

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Saturday, February 29, 2020
Join us for the 2020 Mayor's Big Dog Run - Proceeds to Benefit Glendale Community College's Veteran Scholarship Fund.

Ride Path: (google map link here)
- Starting at Glendale Municipal Airport (6801 N Glen Harbor Blvd, Glendale, AZ 85307)
- Make a lap around the Phoenix Raceway - formerly known as ISM Raceway (7602 S. Avondale Blvd., Avondale, AZ 85323)
- Ride down the runway at Luke Air Force Base (Enter at North Gate and exit from South Gate)
- Ride inside the stadium at State Farm Stadium (1 Cardinals Drive, Glendale, AZ 85305)
- Finish at Westgate Fountain Plaza with Shane's Rib Shack lunch (included with registration)

Check-in begins at 8:00 am at Glendale Municipal Airport, with "Kickstands Up" at 10:00 am.

Registration Includes:
- Entry one rider (Everyone in the ride -passengers and drivers- needs to be registered)
- Commemorative Challenge Coin (for first 1,000 registered riders)
- Water & Gatorade from Swire Coca Cola!
- Lunch from Shane's Rib Shack 
- Parking

Important Details:
- No refunds
- No one under 18 allowed
- All riders MUST wear a helmet for the duration of the ride
- NO weapons allowed

Event t-shirt and patch can be pre-ordered for a discounted price with registration if completed by January 24, 2020. Limited quantities and sizes will be available for purchase day of event.
Pre-registration T-shirts are $15 & Patches $4
Day of Event: T-shirts $20 & Patches $5

PRICING:
$30 per person - if registered by January 24, 2020 
$35 per person - if registered between January 25 - February 21, 2020
$40 per person - if registered February 22 - February 27, 2020

Online Registration closes for this event at midnight on Thursday, February 27th.
Riders can still register the day of the event for $40 per person, at the Glendale Municipal Airport.


For more information, contact the Office of Mayor Jerry Weiers at 623-930-2260 (Glendale, AZ) or visit www.MayorsBigDogRun.com
Location: Glendale Municipal Airport, 6801 N Glen Harbor Blvd, Glendale, AZ 85307, Glendale, AZ 85307

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Saturday, February 29, 2020 - Sunday, March 1, 2020
The Tres Rios Nature Festival focuses on the rich diversity of wildlife, habitat, history and culture of the Gila River drainage area.  Highlights include kayaking, canoeing, fishing, bird watching, and hiking.  This unique festival also showcases up close encounters with wildlife, live entertainment, food and much more, attracting more than 8,000 people to enjoy the great outdoors.  Proceeds benefit Wildlife for Tomorrow! This event is hosted by the City of Avondale, City of Goodyear and Arizona Game & Fish.

SATURDAY: 10AM - 6:30PM  |  SUNDAY: 10 AM - 4PM


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Saturday, February 29, 2020

Tempe Empty Bowls is a 2-day hunger awareness fundraiser that benefits Tempe Community Action Agency, www.tempeaction.org, and United Food Bank  www.unitedfoodbank.org

Hand-crafted bowls, planter pots, mugs, necklaces, platters and vases, made by potters at the City of Tempe Ceramics Program, local artists, and children ranging from elementary to high school students, will be available for purchase.  
 


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