Whether you’re new to Bend or have lived in the area a while, Bend 101 is a great way to put down roots and make connections. Principal broker Brian Ladd co-founded the event with the Bend Chamber of Commerce to help people discover what it means to be a Bend citizen. By the end of the event, Ladd said they see friendships forming and people eager to get involved in the community. Bend 101 is Sponsored by Cascade Hasson Sotheby’s International Realty and the Ladd Group. Visit Bend101.org to learn more.