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10.10.2019 -

LISC Launches “Play Ball Again” to Rebuild Community Baseball Fields in Puerto Rico

LISC has teamed up with Cubs Charities, Maestro Cares Foundation and Good Bunny Foundation to revive damaged Little League fields in Puerto Rico and, in the process, help revitalize communities still scarred from devastating 2017 hurricanes. Music icons Marc Anthony and Bad Bunny are leading the funding, with Chicago Cubs star Javier Báez and UNICEF ...

9.30.2019 -

Using Financial Coaching to Help South & West Side Entrepreneurs Build Wealth

Chicago entrepreneurs are known for their innovative ideas for bringing business to the city, but one common issue can often stand in the way of them bringing these ideas to life: their own personal finances.

9.25.2019 -

Entrepreneurs of Color Fund Exceeds $9 Million with Investments from Six New Funders to Boost Minority-Owned Small Businesses on the South and West Sides

First Midwest Bank, U.S. Bank, The Coleman Foundation, Robert R. McCormick Foundation, The Chicago Community Trust and Providence Bank & Trust Join JPMorgan Chase and Fifth Third to Make New $3.6 Million Investment. In One Year, the Initiative Has Made Over 130 Loans in Chicago to Create More Economic Opportunities for Entrepreneurs of Color.