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Phil Murphy, New Jersey Lead Gubernatorial Candidate Shares His Public Banking Plan

Phil Murphy, New Jersey Lead Gubernatorial Candidate Shares His Public Banking Plan

Watch as Phil Murphy explains his plan for what a State Bank of New Jersey can do for the people of his state. This candidate knows what …

Columbus Metropolitan Club Luncheon: Starting and Funding Start-up Businesses

Columbus Metropolitan Club Luncheon: Starting and Funding Start-up Businesses

Columbus Metropolitan Club: The forum, “Be the Boss: Starting and Funding New Business,” will highlight funding sources available to …

How Cooperative Grocery Stores are Bringing Food Access to Low-Income Neighborhoods

How Cooperative Grocery Stores are Bringing Food Access to Low-Income Neighborhoods

Think food co-ops can only exist in wealthy neighborhoods? Think again, and then check out this exciting new resource from the Cooperative …

Locally owned businesses keep dollars local

When we buy from locally owned businesses, more money stays in the local economy and multiplies 2-4 times! A 10% shift from chain to local in Franklin County will generate $312 million dollars and 5000+ new jobs.   More about the multiplier effect.


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Old Worthington Business AssociationUnlimited Media website consulting
Ohio Sustainable Business Council