Coming Soon: 2022 WSU Small Business Grant

West Side United is supporting businesses that are creating wealth and job opportunities on Chicago's West Side with $10,000 grants. For-profit entrepreneurs and small business owners located in the following 10 Chicago West Side neighborhoods are encouraged to apply: Austin Belmont Cragin East Garfield Park Humboldt Park Lower West Side (Pilsen) Near Westside North Lawndale … Continue reading Coming Soon: 2022 WSU Small Business Grant

Overdose Education and Fentanyl Test Kit Build Event

Join the Chicago Department of Public Health and West Side United to build fentanyl test kits. Wednesday, June 29, 20224:00pm-6:00pm Austin Public Library5615 W. Race Ave. Help us save lives! Chicago is experiencing record numbers of opioid overdoses, many of them due to an opioid called fentanylFentanyl test kits help people stay safe and prevent … Continue reading Overdose Education and Fentanyl Test Kit Build Event

WSU Presents: Let’s Talk Business 

Adapting and Preparing for the Future Strategies for Building Resilient Businesses  Join West Side United as we present a small business grantee exclusive engagement with Professor Rosabeth M. Kanter as she discusses strategies for building resilient businesses. Professor Kanter holds the Ernest L. Arbuckle Professorship at Harvard Business School, specializing in strategy, innovation, and leadership … Continue reading WSU Presents: Let’s Talk Business