“It’s a time to reflect on the importance of economic democracy and community self-determination by celebrating the nation’s locally owned independent businesses and the stake each citizen has in shaping their home town’s future,” stated AMIBA director Jennifer Rockne.
October and Columbus Day are filled with the spirit of discovery. Local First of the Capital Region and SCORE invite our community to help celebrate by “Discovering our Independents”
Local Business members can “Discover”
Enjoy a fabulous fall evening at the beautiful Goold Orchards for a great networking opportunity. Meet other business members as you sample local wines and foods. Enjoy music from No' Mo' Jelly (a blues duo featuring Michael Slik and Charlie Reinhart) This Local First and SCORE event will held under a tent at Goold Orchards in Castleton NY on Thursday October 17th from 5:30 – 7:30pm. Tickets can be purchased in advance at http://discoversmallbiz.eventbrite.com/
The cost is $10 in advance or $12 at the door.
Local First of the Capital Region is a 501c6 nonprofit organization in Capital Region of New York State. Our members and supporters are committed to building a strong locally owned, independent sector of the economy. We work actively to ensure the participation of businesses from all neighborhoods and communities in the Capital District. Local First is an affiliate of BALLE and AMIBA.