Reviving Small Business and Our Community
- Executive Director, Local First Arizona
- Executive Director, Local First Arizona Foundation
Local First Arizona is a nonprofit that celebrates independent, locally owned businesses. LFA supports, promotes, and advocates for a strong local business community and raises public awareness of the economic and cultural benefits provided by strong local economies.
Join Thomas Barr to learn about LFA's concentrated efforts to support small businesses through the pandemic. Kimber Lanning, founder of LFA and executive director of the LFA Foundation will join the discussion to spotlight LFA’s Feed Phoenix Initiative with the City of Phoenix. This circular-economy program launched provides high-quality meals to vulnerable populations using funds from the CARES Act.
12 - 1:00 p.m.