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Evelyn's Food Love brings new soul to Washington Park

Posted by: LISC Small Business on November 25, 2017

The Chicago Sun-Times features Evelyn's Food Love in Washington Park. “I strongly believe that this is how we revitalize neighborhoods in our communities that are in need of economic development,” Shelton said. Read More

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LISC CEO talks small business on WGN Radio

Posted by: LISC Small Business on November 23, 2017

LISC CEO Maurice Jones and Vice President of Small Business Lending Steve Hall join WGN Radio's Hannah Stanley to discuss Small Business Saturday, the importance of small businesses to local communities, and how businesses can get their ducks in a row before applying for a loan. Read More

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Evelyn Shelton & Steve Hall on Restaurant Ownership and Gentrification

Posted by: LISC Small Business on November 9, 2017

LISC Small Business borrower Evelyn Shelton and Vice President Steve Hall discuss community growth and business ownership on Heritage Radio Network's "A Hungry Society." Read More

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Chicago small business owners can avoid predatory lenders with new platform

Posted by: LISC Small Business on November 8, 2017

Next City covers the launch of SimpleGrowth, a new platform featuring mission-oriented lenders like LISC Small Business that helps connect Chicagoland businesses to affordable small business loan options. Read More

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