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Our business advisors have more than 50 years of collective experience in business start-up and growth, and corporate Fortune 500/1000 companies. Bring your questions to us, we are here to help you obtain the answers and resources you need.
Whether you need advising or want to be an advisor to our small business communities, Reach out to us at the link below.
Highlights from the Chambers' events celebrating Women's Small Business Month!
If you are seeking start-up and Expansion Capital for your business, be sure to attend the VISION 2023 Access to Capital Summit. You will meet Executive Angel Investors, Capital Group Companies, Financial Firms, Credit Unions and Bank Presidents, Government Agencies, Creative Lenders and Venture Capital.
Previous Summits were sold out! We expect the same this year, so reserve your seat early!!
We expect many attendees at the 2023 event! To sponsor and/ or register as a vendor Call 312.253.4064.
The Cook County Black Chamber of Commerce Corporation is a voluntary partnership of businesses and professionals working together to build the health and wellness, quality of life and wealth of the black communities. As a chamber we champion many different functions: grower of black businesses, economic developer and planner, tourist and business information center, business spokesperson, economic counselor and entrepreneur trainer, leadership, government relations specialist (PAC), human resources adviser, and public relations practitioner.
The Chamber hosts networking events including business after business events, minority and women business conferences, regional breakfast meet-ups, weekly public sector speaker events, entrepreneur training, employeee training, a hosts of workshops to help grow your business, lunch and learn events, townhalls and more.
We keep our members informed, providing opportunities to meet and greet dignataries, corporate influencers and other high-level individuals who can help grow your business and networth.
We are a community-based organization focused on helping make the world around us a better, happier place. With the help of our tireless staff, we organize fundraisers, exciting business building events, and in-depth training sessions for our Chambers and partner organizations.
Are you passionate about what we're doing? Let us know! We are always looking for volunteers to help us make our vision a reality. We'll help you find a way to volunteer that best suits you. We're excited to have you join the team!
Whether you help through monetary donations, volunteering your time, or spreading our mission through word-of-mouth, thank you. We couldn't accomplish our goals without the help of supporters like you.
We are a 501 (c) 6 Tax Exempt organization.
As a passionate advocate for our communities especially, those in need, we are proud to display the awards given to our founder, Siri Hibbler by the West Side Women United, NLCCC and MeridianHealth! Feel free to send her email to congratulate her at firstname.lastname@example.org
"I am so honored to have received these commUnity awards from my communities and colleagues. Each day I tell myself that the work that God has my hands doing, is not about me, but about His purpose and His people. And, I am grateful, that He has chosen me to be a vessel who bestows hope into the lives of others.
My purpose is to bring HOPE back into our Communities" -- Siri
"I want to thank the Chambers' award committee for providing me with this honor. I will continue to advocate for the rights of DIA communities and small businesses daily!
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