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Mission Statement

Quad Communities Development Corporation (QCDC) improves the quality of life and economic strength of its neighborhoods by:

  1. Driving economic development;
  2. Fostering the improvement of neighborhood schools; and,
  3. Supporting and connecting organizations focused on workforce development, retail attraction/retention, and safety.


FEATURED ITEMS


QUAD COMMUNITIES DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION         2015 ANNUAL MEETING FOR S.S.A.'s #47 & #56 



We are pleased to invite you to the Quad Communities Development Corporation 2015 Annual Meeting for S.S.A.'s #47 & #56 on Monday, May 11th at Gallery Guichard from 9AM - 11AM.




















Learn more about the event here.



HELP BRING THE BARACK OBAMA PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY HOME TO CHICAGO'S SOUTH SIDE! 






























VISIT OPLSOUTHSIDE.ORG TO LEARN MORE.



THE SHOPS AND LOFTS RECOGNIZED AT THE CHICAGO NEIGHBORHOOD DEVELOPMENT AWARDS

Skilken Development Co. and Troy Enterprises were recognized for The Shops and Lofts at 47, a testament to 10 years of never-give-up perseverance not only by the Ohio-based developers, but the City and the LISC-affiliated Quad Communities Development Corporation. A new Walmart and 96 stylish mixed-income apartments now quicken the pulse of Bronzeville’s still-beating commercial heart.

Read more about the event here.






IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD


Bronzeville Collective A Community Storefront Pop Up Retail Initiative

Business Events—The Bronzeville Retail Initiative, in partnership with IIT and a number of community partners want to showcase the creative potential of vacant storefronts by activating a space and incubating… Continue

SBIF Lunch & Learn

Business Events—Join as we discuss how to apply for Small Business Improvement Fund (SBIF) grants. This grant program is designed for small business owners to help grow and improve their business. Applications are… Continue

Illinois Clears Major Hurdle for Obama Library in Chicago

QCDC In The Media, All News items, News Articles—One of the remaining obstacles to building Barack Obama's presidential library in his hometown of Chicago fell away when Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner signed legislation Friday strengthening the city's… Continue

2015 Annual Meeting for S.S.A. #47 & #56

SSA #47 Meetings, SSA #56 Meetings, All Calendar items, Business Events—The QCDC S.S.A. Annual meeting is an opportunity to connect and share the progress we have made with cultivating economic development opportunities throughout S.S.A.'s #47 & #56. We will also… Continue

Paving The Pathway Towards Home Ownership - Lunch & Learn

Housing Events—Register By Emailing RSVP@PICBCHICAGO.ORG The PrivateBank and Partners In Community Building, Inc. Present Paving The Pathway Towards Home Ownership The PrivateBank and Partners in Community… Continue

Free Business Workshops at City Hall

All Calendar items, Business Events—Do You Need An Employee Handbook or Written Policies? Presented by Charles Krugel, a Management Side Labor, Employment & Human Resources Attorney How do you decide which policies to use?… Continue

Free Business Workshops at City Hall

All Calendar items, Business Events—How to Open a Concession at O'Hare or Midway Airport Presented by Chicago Department of Aviation - Concessions Department Are you interested in operating a restaurant or shop at O'Hare or… Continue

Summer Festival Preparation Workshop

All Calendar items, Arts & Cultural Events, Business Events, Social & Recreational Events—Summer festivals are a great way to launch a new product or service, as well as make more money for your business. Learn how to best prepare for festivals, including presentation, mobile payment and… Continue

Bernita Johnson-Gabriel Discusses Obama Presidential Library's Economic Impact

QCDC In The Media, All News items—The Obama presidential library could mean hundreds of millions of dollars for the Chicago community. Watch the video to hear Bernita Johnson-Gabriel talk about jobs, tourism, and the celebration of… Continue

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