BYOB-Be Your Own Boss: Virtual Business Bootcamp for Women of Color in Greater Chicago

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When and where
Thursday, May 21, 2020
5:30 pm CT
Chicago, IL 60651

Women of color in Greater Chicago have been disproportionately affected by the impacts of COVID-19, but this webinar series will teach you how to launch or grow your woman-owned business by tapping into local resources. We'll teach you how to become financially ready and how to start a business or a side hustle to earn income in the wake of the pandemic. Register today for this series of women-focused webinars and learn tips to:


  • Guide a business idea
  • Create a start-up business plan
  • Manage personal and business finances
  • Find funding
  • Improve your personal credit
  • Tips and resources for small businesses impacted by COVID-19

Small Business Majority and West Side Forward are hosting these free bootcamps on Thursday, May 21 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm, and Saturday, May 23 from 9:30am - 12:00 pm. Advanced registration is required. To register for Saturday's bootcamp, go to:  


For questions, please contact Geri Aglipay at [email protected] or 312-487-1899.

Event topic: 
Access to Capital
Women's Entrepreneurship