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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.

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9.25.2019 -

The Beauty of Small Business, in Chicago’s Largest Latino Neighborhood

We continue our celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month and Latino entrepreneurship with the story of Lulu Medina, owner of Salon LaRouge in Chicago and a tireless advocate for emerging small businesses in her community.

8.21.2019 -

Belmont Cragin Sees a Renaissance — And Youth are Helping Lead the Way

The Belmont Cragin neighborhood may not be on every Chicagoan’s radar yet—but behind the scenes, the Northwest Side community has quietly been experiencing a community-driven renaissance, successfully bringing projects to life that address residents’ needs, wants and hopes for the future.