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Events

June 2017

28 The Legal Community Clinic Brunch

12–2 pm - Pleasant Green Missionary Baptist Church, 7545 S. Vincennes, Chicago, IL 60620

November 2017

25 Shop South, Shop Small Business Saturday, November 25th

12 am–11:55 pm - Shop 60620!


News items

The 3rd Application Round of the NOF Program is now open!

We are pleased to inform you that Mayor Emanuel has opened the Neighborhood Opportunity Fund program for a third round of applications today for projects seeking grants up to $250,000.

Update New Chicago Ordinance Aimed at Encouraging, Regulating Pop-Ups

Starting a small business can be a daunting undertaking. Developing a strong business plan, securing funding and offering a product or service that people will want are hurdles that often stop a budding entrepreneur in their tracks. Pop-up businesses can be one way to get started.

City of Chicago SBIF Districts in Auburn Gresham OPEN for New Applications!

The following Auburn Gresham SBIF Districts, 79th Street Coorridor and  79thare open for new applications this month for an open application period during October.

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