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Become a part of the leading network connecting your business to corporations and public sector agencies in Chicago Illinois who want to do business with minority-owned businesses.

 

City of Chicago Certifications

UPC(META/PACE)

Only those businesses involved in highway construction-related services (non-vertical), consultant, and supplier/equipment, rental/trucking services are considered for participation in IDOT’s DBE Program.

M/WBE

Minority/Women Business Enterprise Certification with the National Minority Supplier Development Council

Illinois Department of Transportation

Only those businesses involved in highway construction-related services (non-vertical), consultant, and supplier/equipment, rental/trucking services are considered for participation in IDOT’s DBE Program.

State of Illinois Certifications 

BEP

The Business Enterprise Program for businesses owned by minorities, women, and persons with disabilities is committed to fostering an inclusive and competitive business environment that will help business enterprises increase their capacity, grow revenue, and enhance credentials.

SBSA

Small Business Set-Aside Program under certain conditions, the Chief Procurement Office requires state agencies to purchase only from qualified Illinois small businesses.

Chicago Housing Authority Section 3

The purpose of Section 3 is to make HUD-financed employment and economic opportunities available to low-income residents.