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Dear <<First Name>>,

Welcome to February! This month, I have the pleasure of introducing two members to our Board of Directors!

Clinton Farnsworth is a Business Banking Specialist at Wells Fargo. A couple fun facts about Clinton are that he speaks fluent Spanish and that his favorite place to have lived was in St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands.

Stephanie Kidder is a Financial Services Agent for New York Life Insurance Company. She just recently had the opportunity to go to the Bahamas. Apparently the Caribbean is the way to go!

We, the Board, look forward to putting them to work on your behalf. Don't be surprised if you get a call from them some day!

We initiated two new agenda items at our January Breakfast meeting: the Advocacy moment and the Chamber's Coffee Club.

In the Advocacy moment, we spend a few minutes going over legislation or upcoming events that could effect your business or the wider GLBT community. There are efforts afoot to undermine the legislative rights of the GLBT community and it is our responsibility to keep you informed. We will also routinely post these subjects on our Facebook page for your information.

The Chamber Coffee Club is a one-on-one networking opportunity. (We don't actually have an official name but are working on one.) We will have a box at the Chamber breakfast for you to put your business card in. We will then match businesses together and let you know who  your "date" is! Then it's up to you to arrange to meet that person in order to get to know them and their business better. The more you know someone personally, the more likely you will want to refer them business, and the more likely they will be to refer business to you.

In addition, February 4th will be our Chamber day to help Habitat for Humanity with their Rainbow Build. Tucson was the first city in the United States to ever create a Rainbow Build and now other cities have copied this amazing build! You do not have to have any special construction skills. Just a real willingness to come and help and have fun for a worthy cause. You can sign up on our website. I would love to see all of you there!  

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

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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Member Events

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: 

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!)  Click on the Events button at the top middle of the screen. Click Add Event and then fill out the form and submit it.  


Upcoming Events

 

Desert Voices Got Talent

Annual Fundraisier Cabaret & Silent/Live Auction with Hors d' oevres and Entertainment

February 25, 2017
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
http://desertvoices.org

February 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, February 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, 2/13/2017

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
Sponsor a 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.


New York Life Insurance & Annuity Company

I am a Financial Services Professional offering securities products and services through NYLIFE Securities LLC.

1 S. Church Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85701
(520) 235-0481
newyorklife.com


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!


Down the Aisle

I have been celebrating weddings since 2004. As an interfaith minister, I can help you create a service that is customized to your beliefs and values.

2954 N Campbell Ave #326
Tucson, AZ 85719
(520) 338-3804
www.downtheaisle.biz

 

March Out & About

We are shifting to a first-Thursday-of-the-month Out & About schedule, which means that today we're telling you about the March Out & About!

We will be gathering at Bryan Haver of Waddell & Reed's offices. 

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
4703 E Camp Lowell Ste.135
Tucson, AZ 85712
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RSVP for Out & About
Host an Out & About
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Welcome New Members!

Body Truing Massage Therapy

Marly's mission is to effectively treat active individuals and athletes with therapeutic massage and sports massage in order to aid in injury prevention, rehabilitation, improve performance potential.

1600 N. Tucson Blvd., Suite 100
Tucson, AZ 85716
520-850-9123
bodytruingmassagetherapy.com
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
Radek Pomykaj, Tierra Antigua Realty

Real Estate Agent dedicated to serving Tucson's GLBT community - sellers & buyers. Residential property sales - resale & new constructions, investment properties. Subdivided and un-subdivided land.

7423 E. Tanque Verde Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85715
(520) 401-1083
tucsonradekrealtor.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

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
Waddell and Reed
Hotel Tucson City Center
New York Life
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