Local First Chicago presents Issues in Chicago Business: FUNDING

Entrepreneurship is foundational to our city's economy, and yet entrepreneurs find it very difficult to secure funding to begin and grow their businesses.

Join Local First Chicago for a discussion about funding at various levels, as well as creative funding models and the firsthand stories of lenders and entrepreneurs in the city of Chicago.  

Appetizers, drinks, locally brewed beer provided!

Tickets are just $10 when purchased online.  ($15 at the door.)

September 20, 2016 at 6pm - 7:30pm
Daystar Center (enter through OverFlow Coffee Bar)
1550 S State St
Chicago, IL 60605
United States
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