Greater Englewood Small Business Alliance (“Greater Englewood SBA”)-is an ever expanding coalition of services intended to directly advance and support small business owners. The services provided are currently funded by foundation grants and public donations. Read below to find services that can aid in the growth of your business.

  • Small Business Help Line-Have a question about how to navigate City Hall, need a connection to a lawyer or banker or assistance with being connected to other business resources? We can assist, give us a call at (773)-558-1494. Calls can be placed 24 hours a day, a response will be provided within 24-48 hours.
  • Small Business Wednesdays-Are you looking for more exposure for your small business? Each Wednesday we highlight one local small business on the Greater Englewood CDC website and through our social medial channels. Contact us at to have your business promoted on Small Business Wednesdays.
  • Follow Us Fridays- One Friday per month join us as we visit businesses and invite others to come with us to eat, take a tour, etc. (as weather permits). Join us to see what other business folks are doing in your own backyard. If you would like to host a Follow Us Friday, let us know. If you want to follow along, check our website and social media channels to hear about upcoming installments to this series.
  • Greater Englewood SBA LinkedIn Group-A place to connect with other local business leaders within a digital environment. Join the group to access training notifications, dialog with other business leaders, access information about upcoming business events, funding opportunities and more. Visit LinkedIn to join the Greater Englewood SBA LinkedIn Group (search for Growth 180-Greater Englewood Small Business Alliance).