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Dear <<First Name>>,

Spring is in the air!  Well at least in sunny Tucson! So much to be thankful for in this corner of the world.

I'm thankful first for the opportunity to introduce our newest board member to you: Greg Reese of Picture Rocks Travel! Greg and Bryan Bell are long-term members of the Chamber and avid travelers. We are very happy to have Greg on board as part of the board!

Thank you also to those who have participated in our inaugural Coffee Club, our way of getting to know each other better in a casual non-business way. Post your pictures to the Chamber 411 on Facebook so we can see who is meeting who! Getting to know each other is a great way to learn about a that person/business--and a great way to generate referrals! And if you haven't joined the Coffee Club yet, you can join at the next breakfast or online (details below).
 
We have had some members ask about how to be a better ally to the GLBTQIA community. On our main Chamber Facebook page I have reposted a National Geographic documentary about gender. Katie Couric does a great job learning about the gender spectrum with interviews and stories across the nation. Having a basic understanding of gender definitions is a good start to being an ally. Share it with your friends and colleagues so more people can have the basic understanding of gender. Thus when you have more clients of gender variation who say who they are, you will not be surprised or feel it to be so different.
 
Remember that our Out and Abouts are the first Thursday of each month! Each of the hosts puts a lot of effort to put together a great event so come and have fun and network. This is also a perfect opportunity to bring a fellow business guest to check us out! 

Liane Wong
President

Hot Deals from Chamber Members


Chamber Members have special deals for you! All the discounts and specials are listed on the Hot Deals page on our site. 

Want to add a deal yourself? Any member is free to add one! Just follow these simple steps: 
  1. Log in to our website. Your username is the email address we have associated with your profile. If you aren't sure what that is, just respond to this message and ask! 
  2. Click on Hot Deals on the left side of the screen.
  3. Click the Add Hot Deal button at the top of the list of Hot Deals.
  4. Fill out the form and submit it for approval.
Current Hot Deal Providers

Bluespan Wireless
Radek Pomykaj, Tierra Antigua Realty
New York Life Insurance & Annuity Company

To be notified automatically when new Hot Deals are added to our site, visit the Hot Deals page, click the Hot Deals eNewsletter link, and enter your name and email address. 
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Events Listings

All Chamber members can add events to the Chamber website, and when you do, we will send them out in our monthly newsletter. To add an event: 
  1. Log in to our website. (Your username is the email address we have associated with your profile. If you aren't sure what that is, just respond to this message and ask!)  
  2. Click on the Events button at the top middle of the screen. 
  3. Click Add Event and then fill out the form and submit it.  

Coffee Club

If you opt in to the Chamber's Coffee Club, you will be matched each month with another member of the Coffee Club. The two of you will arrange to meet for a casual cup of coffee (or tea or lunch as you prefer). You will have an opportunity to learn more about each other's businesses, get to know each other personally, and expand your circle of local connections. 
  1. Log in to our website.
  2. Click the Personal Information section at the top of the screen. That section will expand. 
  3. Click Groups/Interests.
  4. Check the Chamber Coffee Club box under Groups and Interests
  5. Click Save Changes

March Breakfast Meeting


Join more than 50 Tucson business leaders to network, connect with potential customers, share ideas about how to grow your business, and enjoy food and company.

When
Thursday, March 16th
7:30 to 9:00 AM

Where
Hotel Tucson City Center
475 N Granada Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85701
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Plenty of free parking!
Bring a guest!
$25 members/$30 guests

$5 discount for all who RSVP by Monday, 3/13/2017

Click the blue button below to let us know you are coming to breakfast--whether you plan to pay in advance or not.

You will receive a confirmation email with details on how to pay in advance via PayPal. And paying in advance always gets you in the door faster at breakfast!
 
RSVP for Breakfast
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Thank You to Our Breakfast Sponsor!

Any member can become a breakfast sponsor, which gives you an opportunity to share information about your business at our monthly breakfast.


Tucson Interfaith HIV/AIDS Network

A coalition of individuals, businesses, and faith communities helping people with HIV to live well.

2660 North 1st Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85719-2911
(520) 299-6647
tihan.org
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Congratulations to our Business of the Month!

The business of the month is selected through a drawing held at the Chamber’s monthly breakfast and receives all the same perks as a breakfast sponsor, but at no cost. Come to breakfast, drop off your business card at the registration desk, and you might be business of the month!


Standfirm Personal Training, LLC

Personal Training customized to each client’s current fitness level. Locations (3): Central, Studio and Membership gyms available. Focus on safe exercise technique, practical nutrition and daily activity.

Toros Fitness Center
2919 E. Broadway Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85716
(520) 272-7593
standfirmfit.com

TODAY! March Out & About

Join our host Mik Caldron of Southwest Solutions for our March Out & About! 

Prize wheel and lots of door prices! Bring your business cards. Food provided by The Sausage Deli and plenty of snacks and drinks, so come Hungry!

We look forward to a great time meeting and greeting all our colleagues and friends from the Tucson GLBT Chamber of Commerce. Join in on the fun as we network with friends and other professionals.

 

When
Thursday, March 2nd
5:30 to 7:30 PM

Where
3240 South Dodge Blvd. Unit #4-5
Tucson, AZ 85713
(520) 207-1900
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April Out & About

Join our host Tim Heim of Prism Hotels at the Best Western Plus Tucson Int'L Airport Hotel & Suites for our April Out & About! 

We look forward to a great time meeting and greeting all our colleagues and friends from the Tucson GLBT Chamber of Commerce. Join in on the fun as we network with friends and other professionals.

When
Thursday, April 6th
5:30 to 7:30 PM

Where
6801 So Tucson Blvd
Tuson, AZ 85756
520.746.3932
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RSVP for Out & About
Host an Out & About

Welcome New Members!

Happy Desert GIS

We provide GIS services, including spatial analysis, web-based mapping products, and custom cartography.

3655 W Hills of Gold Drive
Tucson, Arizona 85745
520-419-1858
happydesertgis.com
Desert Voices

Founded in 1988, Desert Voices is Arizona's premier LGBTQ chorus. We are a non-profit corporation committed to promoting a positive LGBTQ presence, our mission: "Fostering Community Through Song"

c/o Water of Life MCC
3269 North Mountain Avenue
Tucson, Arizona 85719
520-791-9662
desertvoices.org
Robin Wolfe Integrative Massage

Massage therapy. I specialize in blending a variety of styles to tailor specific treatments to the client's needs.

4419 E Timrod St
Tucson , AZ 85711
(520) 977-3825
Mark Koehler, Long Realty Company

Full Service REALTOR®. I'm here to help you with your real estate needs. Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR), Graduate, REALTOR® Institute (GRI). Over 13 years of experience in several states.

1890 E. River Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85718
520-330-7900
markk.longrealty.com
Southern AZ Senior Pride

Southern Arizona Senior Pride celebrates, supports, and unites Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Seniors in Southern Arizona

375 S. Euclid Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85719
520-312-8923
soazseniorpride.org
Tucson Medicare Plans

We are independent insurance agents representing both Medicare Advantage Plans and Medicare Supplements to find the plan that best suits our clients. We work hard to meet our clients individual needs.

10458 E Wayne Moody Lane
Tucson, Arizona 85747
520-904-5733
www.tucsonmedicareplans.com
Avai Media

Award-winning video production combining communication skills, creativity, and technology to tell compelling stories, resulting in strong customer connections and increased loyalty.

3202 E Greenlee Rd. Suite 68
Tucson, Arizona 85716
1-612-888-2824
http://avai.media
BeachFleischman PC

BeachFleischman serves private enterprises, nonprofits and entrepreneurs and provides a wide range of accounting, assurance, tax and advisory services in the U.S, Mexico and Canada.

1985 E. River Road
Tucson, Arizona 85718
520-321-4600
(520) 321-4040 (fax)
beachfleischman.com

Thank you to our Corporate Sponsors and Community Partners!

Platinum Sponsors

Pride Guide Arizona
Simple Software
Whitespace Design
In the Black Accounting, LLC
White
Intuit

Gold Sponsors

Centra Realty
Blank

Silver Sponsors

Mighty Mouse Computer Consulting, Inc
Raytheon GLBTA Resource Group
CODAC Health, Recovery, and Wellness
Devereux
Up and Running Computer Services--the Virus Slayer
Hotel Tucson City Center
New York Life
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