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Mayor Emanuel’s Neighborhood Opportunity Fund Opens For Applications This Fall!

The Neighborhood Opportunity Fund is a new grant to help strengthen our commercial corridors on Chicago's South, Southwest and West Sides. The NOF grant cycle will open in the fall of 2017.

Have a project that that will help build a stronger commercial corridor in your neighborhood? The Neighborhood Opportunity Fund can help!

We fund projects like:

  • Storefront buildout
  • Facade repair, window and door replacement
  • Plumbing, electrical and HVAC work
  • New construction
  • Plumbing, electrical and HVAC work
  • Roofing repair
  • And much more

Click this link to Learn more about applying 

***********************************************************************************************************************Need assistance with your application? Contact us at the Greater Auburn Gresham Development Corporation and one of our Business service team program managers with set you up with a hands on consultation to assist you. Call 773-483-3696 or 773723-3557.

Sample of a Storefront investment in the Auburn Gresham community:

Suite Little Feet Day Care, Auburn Gresham Community now open for business

Learn more about applying 

Keywords: Businesses, Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Neighborhood Opportunity Fund, South Side, Storefront, West Side

Posted in Business, Housing, Economic Development


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