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VENTURE Wisely.

Start and grow your business in our center for business development. 

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Receive one-on-one confidential, practical advice for starting or growing your business. We can help you with public and private business resources, training, and workshops.

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RETAIL INCUBATOR

Start and grow your retail business with our incubator and co-working space. Collab helps curb retail start-up costs and increase profitability during your early years. 

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SSA #45

For businesses our local tax district. We help you retain and attract customers through public way maintenance, beautification, marketing, special events, and other development projects.

CITY PROGRAMS

Get help with licensing, permits, cannabis information, and area lending resources. In partnership with the City of Chicago’s Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection (BACP).

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upcoming events

Register for all upcoming small business events and training! You can even suggest topics to learn. Keep up with our calendar for everything you need to start or expand your business!

VIDEO LIBRARY

Find all our past classes, lectures, and workshops here.

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Stay up-to-date on news and changes in the industry.