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Local First Arizona Foundation Receives Funding from The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation to Train Latino Small Business Owners

Local First Arizona Foundation Receives Funding from The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation to Train Latino Small Business Owners

Local First Arizona Foundation has received a $25,000 grant from The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation. The funding will underwrite the cost of 12 micro-entrepreneurs to enroll in one of Local First’s programs, the Fuerza Local Business Accelerator.

12 Latinx Entrepreneurs Launch Business Dreams With Fuerza Local In Tucson

12 Latinx Entrepreneurs Launch Business Dreams With Fuerza Local In Tucson

It was Summer of celebration as 12 Latinx micro entrepreneurs became the first Fuerza Local Business Accelerator cohort to graduate in Southern Arizona. The twelve graduates represented various industries including cosmetology, photography, IT services, finance, and of course restaurants and hospitality. 

Local First Arizona Foundation Celebrates the Grand Opening of the Fuerza Local Commercial Kitchen in Downtown Mesa, Arizona

Local First Arizona Foundation Celebrates the Grand Opening of the Fuerza Local Commercial Kitchen in Downtown Mesa, Arizona

Local First Arizona Foundation and Community Development Partners brought together the greater community of El Rancho Apartments on July 28, 2018 to celebrate the grand opening of the Fuerza Local Community Kitchen in Downtown Mesa, Arizona.