Small Business Resource Guide

Local Assistance & Real Estate

Greater Pilsen Economic Development Association

Offers events and support to businesses in the Greater Pilsen area.

TRP Realty

Assists small business owners in finding local commercial properties.

World Business Chicago Site Selector

Helps businesses find suitable real estate properties in Chicago.

Guides & Workbooks

Business Model Canvas

Provides a visual method for entrepreneurs to design their business plan.

SBA Business Plan Workbook

Gives guidance to business owners on the process of creating a business plan with templates

SBA Resource Guide for Small Businesses

Covers counseling, capital and contracting for small businesses

Permits, Legal, and Contracts

Permits & Licenses

Apply or renew a business license

Government Contracting Assistance, Illinois PTAC

Get help marketing your company’s products or services to a city, state, or federal agency

Legal Assistance

Provides pro-bono legal services to small businesses