Sector 4: Economics & Business
The Economics & Business Sector focuses on holistic business practices, including: public benefit corporations, cooperative (employee owned) businesses, social venture capital, ethical advertising/marketing practices, fair trade, regional economies, local alternative currencies, efficient (low carbon) distribution routes, and living wage principles. This Sector also analyzes and strives to rectify the disparity of wealth caused by unbridled greed and unregulated Capitalism. The HUB promotes regional economies which support local investment and the retention of purchasing power.
Mon Sep 11 to Thu Sep 21
11 Days of Global Unity (online event)
When you get right down to it, as a human race we have what it takes to transform our world.
Sat Jun 24
The Richmond Vegetarian Festival
12:00pm - 6:00pm
The festivals mission is to highlight a vegetarian diet along with the resources that exist in our community.
Thu May 18
Maryland Governor's Business Summit 2017
8:00am - 4:00pm
Join Governor Hogan for the first Maryland Governor’s Business Summit.
Fri May 05
Entrepreneurship for People Returning from Incarceration
3:15pm - 4:15pm
Individuals coming out of incarceration face significant barriers to employment, and to thriving overall.
Tue May 02
Women Owned Business Bazaar!
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Just in time for Mother’s Day, amazing women business owners are showcasing their products and services at “The Woman Behind The Business” Bazaar.
Wed May 24
Virginia Chamber Foundation 2017 Energy & Sustainability Conference
Thu Sep 14 to Sun Sep 17
Emotional Freedom Technique (Tapping) Certification Training
Virginia Beach, VA
8:00am - 5:30pm
Gain a new understanding of how your thoughts and emotions affect your body and become confident using EFT for yourself and others.