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We bring you the AMIBA Blogs and news from around the world as it pertains to local business and growing our local economies.
Why buy local? The Louisville Independent Business Alliance (LIBA) says it’s to “keep things weird.” Yes, you read that right.
National Farmers Market Week is a great opportunity to show the nation how much value markets bring to their communities.
Join American Independent Business Alliance (AMIBA), the Sustainable Business Network (SBN) of MA,...
Every September, around 50,000 people pour into the city of Boston, but it’s not to see a sports...
6/9/22 Recap: Local Leaders Roundtable: Local Hive: Sponsorships & Partnerships Generate Revenue for Your IBA
The Local Leaders Roundtable met on June 9 to share ideas and experience in successfully creating...
We invite you to join us for a special screening of the film GATHER, followed by a discussion with...
We want to empower you to inspire your community to support locally owned and independent businesses and entrepreneurship.
May is National Bike Month. Let’s focus on how bicycling means business!
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From the American Sustainable Business Network TAKE ACTION: Sign-On to Support the California Employee Ownership Act California Senate Bill 1407, the California Employee Ownership Act, introduced by Senator Josh Becker in February 2022, will educate business owners...
ILSR’s 2022 Independent Business Survey looks at market concentration in our economy and how it is impacting independent business owners.
The Main Street Journal, with sponsorship of the National Coalition for Community Capital (NC3) and funding from the Heron Foundation, is the world’s hub for local investing news and events.
By Kennedy Smith, Institute for Local Self-Reliance Our new report suggests a dozen ways that civic leaders can use the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) to strengthen local economies by supporting small business development. Our report suggests twelve ways in which...
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