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Looking for a way to change the community?
Kashema Pearson, a graduate student at Columbia College Chicago, has partnered with MOVE Chicago Forward and the Chicago Urban League to produce “Businesses on a Mission: A Community Uplift Quest.” This event is a boot camp introducing and discussing concepts aimed to address the needs of our surrounding communities through social enterpriseAttendees will gain a basic understanding of the structure and benefits of social enterprise in Illinois, funding types and sources, and practical examples from real leaders on how to create and sustain their own business that serves a meaningful purpose.  All nonprofits and for-profit organizations and aspiring entrepreneurs are welcome! The cost is only $10!  
To register go to
All attendees will receive:
Food will be provided.
Proceeds of the event will go to Dorchester Art + Housing Collaborative ( )



Businesses on a Mission: A Community Uplift Quest

4510 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60653

Keywords: business, Community Development, Entrepreneurship, nonprofit, seminar, social change, Workshop

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