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#dogood2014 : DO GOOD WEEK 5/5/14 6PM - 5/10/14 8PM 2014-05-05 18:00:00 2014-05-10 20:00:00

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Join us for a week of activities for entrepreneurs, innovators, advocates, small business owners,and change makers who believe in the power...

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LOCALIST ONLY Party 3/14/14 6PM - 8PM

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Locals Unplugged: Females in Fashion 3/13/14 8AM - 10AM

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  The business of retail is a fickle one, especially in the District.  Learn what it takes to start and run a successful fashion business....

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Locals Unplugged: Which Came First, Coffee or Community? 2/20/14 8AM - 10AM

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 Studies show that communities that have clusters of markets and neighbors that collaborate grow faster.  Hear from leaders of DC's...

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Meet Local November | Think Local First Member Happy Hour 11/14/13 6PM - 8PM

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  CREATE New Relationships  |   CONNECT with Your Neighbors      COLLABORATE with Fellow Localists Meet Local Happy Hour at Affinity...

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Plan Out Your Plan- Healthcare for 2014 11/14/13 8AM - 10AM

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They Have a Plan... Do You?   Do you know how to navigate the changes in mandated DC healthcare?  Hear about your options and how other...

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Leveraging Local- Increasing Your Bottom Line for 4th Quarter 10/10/13 8AM - 10AM

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Can Leveraging Relationships Enhance Your Holiday Sales?   For many retailers the holiday season makes or breaks business. Join Think...

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Meet Local | Think Local First Member Happy Hour 10/2/13 5:30PM - 7PM

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  CREATE New Relationships  |   CONNECT with Your Neighbors      COLLABORATE with Fellow Localists Meet Local Happy Hour at Ben's Next...

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Locals Unplugged Workshop: Credit Building for Small Business 9/26/13 8AM - 10AM

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Credit Building:  Small Business Essentials Workshopco-hosted by Ross Business Management Do You Know How To Measure the Health of Your...

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Eat Local First Week 2013: July 22-27

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FEMIVORE AWARDS RECEPTION AND HAPPY HOUR Come celebrate the women in our local food movement with a night of food and drinks,...

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Eat Local First Week 2013: July 22-28

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“How Local Food Grows a City” Flash Talks and Kick-Off Party Start Eat Local First Week right with our series of inspiring flash talks...

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OLD Eat Local First Week 2013: July 22-27

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FEMIVORE AWARDS RECEPTION AND HAPPY HOUR Come celebrate the women in our local food movement with a night of food and drinks,...

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Locals Unplugged: Growing a Local Food Business 7/18/13 8AM - 10AM

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Growing a Local Food Business Learn how local food can better your business  Warm up for Eat Local First Week by attending this Femivore...

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Locals Unplugged: Driving Traffic with Partnerships and Events 6/6/13 8:30AM - 10AM

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Bringing People to the Table Learn how cross-industry collaboration and events can bring more people to your business!   The best way to...

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Thunder Pig StartUp Kitchen at Hello Cupcake Multiple Dates

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StartUp Kitchen Dessertery:  Thunder PigIncubating in Hello CupcakeAn initiative of NURISH and Think Local First DC   Meet the winning...

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StartUp Kitchen at Hello Cupcake: Thunder Pig Multiple Dates

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StartUp Kitchen Dessertery:  Thunder PigIncubating in Hello CupcakeAn initiative of NURISH and Think Local First DC   Meet the winning...

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DO GOOD WEEK 4/29/13 5:30PM - 5/3/13 5PM

Join us for a week of activities for entrepreneurs, innovators, advocates, small business owners,and change makers who believe in the power...

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Locals Unplugged: Creative Funding for Business Growth 4/11/13 8AM - 10AM

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Creative Funding for Business Growth  It's time to think outside the box. This month's Locals Uplugged features businesses that have used...

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Locals Unplugged: Can Your Business Benefit from Being a Benefit Corporation? 3/14/13 8AM - 10AM

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DC Benefit Corporation Act Benefit corporation legislation was just passed in DC and will go into effect in late February or early...

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Streamlining Your Operations: Locals Unplugged Workshop 2/28/13 8AM - 10AM

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Streamlining Your Small Business Management:    Ross Business Management founder, Kate Ross, will be covering a host of topics of unique...

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StartUp Kitchen Chopping Block Competition 2/25/13 6:30PM - 8:30PM

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Hear the three Start Up Kitchen Spring 2013 finalists present their concepts before a panel of food industry veterans who will critique...

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Locals Unplugged - February 2/14/13 8AM - 10AM

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Growing the Creative Economy through Effective Marketing DC's creative class is growing.  Hear from two of DC's most innovative local...

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Package to Sell: MADE in DC Workshop 1/26/13 11AM - 12:30PM

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Package to Sell: MADE in DC  Learn how to package your brand and product for entry into the MADE in DC retail market First of four MADE...

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StartUp Market - New Location! 12/1/12 12PM - 4PM

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Be the first to sample and buy Made in DC craft food products! NEW LOCATION!!!! Saturday, 12/1  |  NOON - 4 PM HR-57 Center for the...

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Locals Unplugged-November 11/8/12 8AM - 10AM

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From Passion to Profit- How Three Local Women Left Big Box to Start their Own Businesses:  Real stories from women who have successfully...

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Locals Unplugged! October 10/11/12 8AM - 10AM

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Taking Control of Your Own Story For many small businesses, the idea of having a publicist—let alone a communications staff member—...

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StartUpKitchen DC DOSA Dinner and Concept Critique 9/17/12 7:30PM - 10/15/12 9PM

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  StartUp Kitchen Restaurant- dc dosa  Incubating in Domku 821 Upshur Street Northwest  Washington, DC 20011    Meet the winning...

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Locals Unplugged!- September 9/13/12 8AM - 10AM

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Marketing your Green Business Practices: How to practice what you preach   These days, businesses are marketing green (and...

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Locals Unplugged!- July 7/19/12 8AM - 10AM

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Transforming Business for the Locavore Meeting the consumer demand for locally sourced food   We live in a time in which people...

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Eat Local First Week 2012 (July 14-21)

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KICK-OFF PARTY AND LOCAL FOOD FEISTA  Admission gets you access to live local music from Listen Local First artists Young Rapids, Frau...

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Locals Unplugged!- June 6/14/12 8AM - 10AM

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Small Business Law 101 Join us for an information session on everything a small business owner needs to know about small business...

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