Our Updates and Press

Chicago Business Center Video

A4CB is one of eight Chicago Business Centers offering capital, licensing support, and other services. Watch the video!

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Op-ed: At two-year mark, Invest South/West shows promise

Better Government Association’s David Greising discusses the Neighborhood Entrepreneurship Lab’s impact.

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Give Back this Holiday Season with CoinFlip and Allies for Community Business

CoinFlip is donating 100% of transaction fees to A4CB between 11/17 and 12/1. We are grateful for their support!

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Personal Financial Coaching Webinar

Did you miss our webinar about managing your personal finances? Watch the recording!

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Webinar highlights need for more small businesses to apply to city programs

A4CB joined North Branch Works and other partners for a webinar about COVID-19 relief grants and resources for small businesses.

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How JPMorgan Is Helping Washington Make Sense of the Pandemic Economy

Longtime partner JPMorgan supplied A4CB help targeting small-business aid during the pandemic.

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Estos son algunos programas de subsidio que brinda Chicago a pequeños negocios y organizaciones sin fines de lucro

¡Vea a Isabel Velez Diez de A4CB hablar sobre los nuevos programas de subvenciones de Chicago en Univision Chicago!

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Chicago Giving $22 Million In COVID-19 Relief Funds To Eligible Businesses And Nonprofits

The Chi Biz Strong grant program will provide financial relief to eligible small businesses and nonprofits.

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Mayor Lightfoot Announces Over $20 Million In Grants to Support Business and Nonprofit Recovery

A4CB is partnering with BACP to administer the new grant programs.

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Understanding Business Licensing Webinar

Did you miss our webinar about types of business licenses and the licensing application process? Watch the recording!

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Gov. Pritzker Announces First $24 Million in Back to Business Grants to Support Small Businesses

DCEO and its grant administrator partner, Allies for Community Business will make awards on a rolling basis.

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The PepsiCo Foundation and CDFI Partners Announce 150 IMPACTO Hispanic Business Accelerator Grantees

See the list of grantees from 13 cities across the US.

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