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In concert with the Economic Empowerment Services of the YWCA Metropolitan Chicago, the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) strives to provide a hub for the support of small business owners and entrepreneurs. Interested in becoming a client? Click here and select “New Client”.

The SBDC offers support in the areas of:

  • Business plan development
  • Financial and lending assistance (access to capital)
  • Market research assistance
  • Supplementary trainings through our Innovation Technology Institute (ITI)
  • One-on-one counseling for business owners and entrepreneurs

The “Plan For Profit” series will be facilitated by Brandon Evans of the YWCA Metropolitan Chicago Small Business Development Center (SBDC).


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Who’s Eligible:

All current or aspiring business owners/entrepreneurs


March 6, 2018—June 5, 2018

Next Info Sessions:



Please complete this contact form to register for the upcoming Plan for Profit information session.


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