Neighborhood Entrepreneurship Lab Launches Sixth Cohort

On Thursday, September 16, Allies for Community Business and our partners launched the sixth cohort of the Neighborhood Entrepreneurship Lab (NEL).

NEL was developed in partnership with The Chicago Community Trust and lead donor, Bob Crawford, to provide capital, coaching, and collaboration to entrepreneurs ready for growth. The program pairs small business owners with investors, advisors and strategists who provide intensive assistance as well as introductions to influential contacts within their personal networks. In addition, each entrepreneur receives a $20,000 grant to grow their business.

The Neighborhood Entrepreneurship Lab sixth cohort members include:

Click here to learn more or apply to be part of our next Neighborhood Entrepreneurship Lab.