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ANDERSON, Ind. When you walk into Aerial Fit2Fly in Anderson, you’ll find a workout like no other in Indiana. Participants fly through the air, attached to a canada goose outlet reviews bungee cord.
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“We wanted to help build it and make it the great place it can be,” Montgomery said.
They presented their plan to the community at a pitch night and became canada goose outlet shop the event’s first winners. They said it changed their canada goose outlet new york city lives.
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The event is hosted by Vesuvius Coworking Inc. The organization is working to connect local entrepreneurs in Anderson and eventually form a co working space.
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“A lot of people talk about the closing of General Motors and while that’s sad I think that there’s a land of opportunity now so we kind of wanted to be one of the trend setters,” said the restaurant’s owner, Tami Blevins.
Following the trend are six others pitching their ideas at the third pitch night Friday for the chance to win several thousand dollars. The audience will select the winner.
One group presenting is the Sweet 16 Neighborhood Project. They’re proposing a block party.
“An effort to get our neighbors out of their homes and engaged in what’s happening in the community,” said the Anderson Impact Center’s executive director, Sherry Peak Davis.
Another is Pulp Pine DIY Studio and Handmade Market, which aims to provide fellowship and craftsmanship when it opens in April. But regardless of who wins, the effort is about something more.
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