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July 9th, 2017|

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Peoria Ranks #5 for Millenials

January 11th, 2017|

When it comes to Millenials (18-34 yr olds) buying homes, Peoria Ranks #5 amoung 200 of the largest cities in the USA.  Millenial home ownership rates in Peoria  increased 8.0% over a 10 year period, [...]

Peoria Entrepreneurs Featured on Kaufman Video

December 1st, 2016|

We're excited to see several of our local entrepreneurs featured on Kaufman's "Eship RoadTrip" Video.  Learn which of our startup companies were featured: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q1K-K8IYSoc&feature=youtu.be  

Apply for M-BIG Program – $2,500 to $5,000 Prize Awards for MBE’s

October 25th, 2016|

Minority Business Enterprises who wish to start or grow their business are welcome to apply for the Minority-Business Implementation Grant (M-BIG) Program.  Up to 4 awards from $2,500 to $5,000 will be made available. An application [...]

Minority & Small Business Grant Opportunities

October 25th, 2016|

To learn more on what grants may be available for small and minority business development, please see the document below.  Minority & Small Business Grant Opportunities

Do Business with the City – Procurement Workshop Oct. 26

October 17th, 2016|

Grow you business by providing goods and services to various City departments.  Attend the Procurement Workshop - Wednesday, October 26 from 8:30 to 1 pm at the Gateway Building, 200 Northeast Water Street, Peoria, IL 61602. [...]

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