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Dear <<First Name>>,

There has been a lot to process over the past few weeks as far as political statements and natural disasters. We stand with our Trans family who serve in the military honorably and with distinction. Let's hope that any "studies" being done as to the military readiness of our military individuals  finds inconclusive evidence and allows the Transgender individuals to keep serving.

Many of us have had numerous request to donate money or items to those displaced by Hurricane Harvey in South Texas. There are several sources that you can donate to if you feel so inclined. The LGBTQ Disaster Relief Fund, organized by the Montrose Center (Houston's LGBT center), Americares, Transgender Center, LGBT Resource Center at the University of Houston and more. Also the Greater Houston LGBT Chamber of Commerce can be a source look at as well.

On the brighter side, Tucson Pride's two big events are coming up Sept 29th and 30th. Sept 29th is the Pride Parade down Fourth Ave. If you have never been in this parade, it is a lot of fun and the Chamber wants your company representation!! Register online if you want to order a banner to hold in the parade. And if you want to march but without a banner, please come! 

Sept 30th is the Pride in the Park (Reid Park). I have made arrangements for a big 20 x 20 tent to give chamber members a chance to be in front of 3,000-5,000 people. Half and whole tables are available. You can reserve your spot online. Those of you who have a table reserved, remember to bring goodies or hand outs to the attendees! You can also go to www.tucsonpride.org to see what will be happening.

Erin Russ and I spoke at the Visit Tucson office downtown. Approximately 30 people were there representing different hotels, travel destinations and others who were interested in learning how to become a LGBT friendly business and ask themselves if they had up to date human resource policies.

September's Out and About is hosted by SAAF at their office. Looking forward to seeing many of you there to learn more about the mission and hear the passion of SAAF.

See you soon!
Liane Wong
President

Pride with the Chamber


Table with the Chamber at the Tucson Pride Parade & Picnic! Let's show Tucson the beauty of our GLBT and Allied business community! 

Join other GLBT-friendly businesses and the Chamber in to walk in the Parade (order a banner before Sept. 6 if you want one with your business logo on it) and/or join us at our BIG tent at Pride and enjoy the community spirit while showing YOUR community spirit. 
Join the Chamber for Pride
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Get Out & About!

Join our hosts at SAAF to mix, mingle, and get out & about!

When
Thursday, September 7th
5:30 - 7:30 PM

Where
SAAF
375 S Euclid Ave
Tucson, AZ 85719
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Click the blue button below to RSVP. 
RSVP for Out & About

Member Events

Shred-athon Event & Cyber Security Presentation
Presented by: Morgan Stanley
Friday, September 22
for more details

Getting the Love You Want--A Growth-Enhancing Workshop for Couples
Presented by: Caritas Center for Healing
September 22 - 24
for more details

Post an Event

September 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, September 21st
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, 9/18/2017

Click the blue button below to RSVP and pay. 
RSVP for Breakfast


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.
 

Pioneer Title Agency

Pioneer Title Agency is the largest title agency in the state, offering full service Escrow, Title, Trust and Account Servicing. Founded in 1986, Pioneer is privately owned and community focused.

3450 E. Sunrise Drive, Suite 180
Tucson, AZ 85718
(520) 288-7008
ptaaz.com

Sponsor a Breakfast

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!
 

NOVA HOME LOANS
The Heath Team

NOVA HOME LOANS has served the needs of homeowners and homebuyers since 1980. We are able to originate loans in 12 states.

6893 N Oracle Rd #121
Tucson, AZ 85704
(520) 271-7495
(520) 762-6059 (fax)
theheathteam.com

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. 

Current Hot Deal Providers

Bluespan Wireless
Animal Ally
Lotus Massage & Wellness Center

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.
Post a Hot Deal

Coffee Club

 
Join the Chamber's Coffee Club to meet one-on-one with other Chamber members! 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), get to know each other personally & professionally, and expand your circle of local connections. 

Welcome New Members & New Sponsors!


Silver Sponsor: Chris Cronkhite State Farm

Personal and Business Insurance and Financial Service
 
1670 N Kolb Rd Ste 244
Tucson, AZ 85715
520-499-3699
insuremechris.net
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Floor Plans First

Floor plans measured and drawn for Realtors of their listings for marketing purposes. We do both commercial and residential. Produced in pdf, jpg, paper, and interactive online versions. Great!

1016 W Prince Rd
Tucson, AZ 85705
520 881-1500
floorplansfirst.com
Summit Funding, Inc

Private Mortgage Company

210 E Broadway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85701
520-447-8055
josh.brumfield@summitfunding.net
MORGAN STANLEY

I assist families and individuals achieve their life goals through the delivery of comprehensive wealth management services.

7175 N. Pima Canyon DR
Tucson, AZ 85718
520-519-2330
alan.willenbrock@morganstanley.com
The Country Club Of La Cholla

Senior Independent and Assisted Living

8700 N. La Cholla
Tucson, AZ 85742
520-907-6775
mbk.com
Stampede Excursions

Stampede Excursions operates scenic tours by air and land of Denali National Park, the Arctic Circle, and the State of Alaska. Stampede Excursions is a go to resource for planning travel to Alaska.

Mile 238.6 Parks Highway
Denali National Park, Alaska99755
9076832191
(907) 683-2121 (fax)
stampedeexcursions.com

Thank you to our Corporate Sponsors and Community Partners!

Platinum Sponsors

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

Gold Sponsors

Centra Realty
Blank

Silver Sponsors

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