Category Archives: Upcoming Speakers and Events in AZ

Pro Bono Week October 19-25th

National Pro Bono Week is October 19-25th!  Downtown Phoenix Inc, will be hosting a variety of events at their Downtown Engagement Lab at Arizona Center. The events are supported by a coalition of organizations including: CO+HOOTS Foundation, Hands on Greater … Continue reading

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FOOD! Don’t miss the 2014 Downtown Lecture Series October 15-November 12

This year’s 2014 Downtown Lecture Series is on FOOD!   Kick off lectures is, “Changing Geographies of Food” by Dr. Diana Liverman on October 15th.  Sponsored by UofA’s College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, the lecture series includes 5 different speakers … Continue reading

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Interested in Getting involved in a Multipurpose Co-op?

If you are interested in learning more about or getting involved in a multipurpose cooperative, come to an open house on April 19, 2014 from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at 2811 N. 39th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85009. This informational … Continue reading

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Social Venture Partners of Arizona FAST PITCH

Join the Social Venture Partners of Arizona on March 26, 2014 for a fun-filled evening where local nonprofits will give three minute “pitches” about their organizations. The eight finalists, selected for their entrepreneurial approach to creating social change and the … Continue reading

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Verde Valley Agriculture Coalition hosts Food Forum

Join the Verde Valley Agriculture Coalition (VVAgC) on Tuesday, January 28th at Cottonwood Recreation Center located at 150 S. 6th St., Cottonwood, for its annual Food Forum, a day of presentations, panel discussions and work sessions focusing on food security and self-reliance. … Continue reading

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Can Localism=Happiness? Join in a community conversation

Join the Community Conversation: Localism=Prosperity=Happiness this Tuesday, November 19 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. La Cocina, 201 N Court Ave. Recently, happiness has been a topic of scientific studies, documentary films, self-help books and city initiatives. The University of Arizona College of Social … Continue reading

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Phoenix’s First Social Entrepreneurship Conference

Phoenix’s first Social Entrepreneurship Conference is going to be held Thursday Oct. 10 from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm at the Phoenix College Dome Conference Room!  The event is a collaboration between the Maricopa Community Colleges Small Business Development Centers, … Continue reading

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Asu Innovation Challenge

The Arizona State University Innovation Challenge  is an opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students from across the university to make a difference in our local and global communities through innovation. Win up to $10,000 to make your ideas happen. Submissions will … Continue reading

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PHX Renews- New Roots Fall Farm Day

Help celebrate the fall planting season September 21 at 7:30 am, at the New Roots Garden with a day of food, fun and farm work! There will be sign painting, path building, tool assembly, construction, field work, composting and more in … Continue reading

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