KTAR’s Main Street Minute focuses on local businesses that are hiring, opening and hosting events across the community. These stories air each weekday on KTAR at 7:27 a.m.
• Rawhide Western Town and event center in Chandler is holding its annual hiring event Tuesday from 10 a.m. until noon. The job fair takes place at the Rawhide Steakhouse near 48th Street and Wild Horse Pass Boulevard.
• Scottsdale event producers can receive financial assistance from the city thanks to recently approved programs. The funding program is designed to help nonprofit events that have historical value, celebrate community spirit and contribute to “love of place.” Individual event funding is up to $30,000. Financial assistance for other programs are also available at 480-312-2728.
• State Farm is hosting a hiring fair Tuesday at the Crowne Plaza Phoenix Airport near 44th and Washington streets. The event runs from 2 p.m. to 8 p.M. The insurance giant plans to hire 600 employees over the next few months to help fill openings for expansion throughout the Valley.