Grant Opportunity: Siete Foods Juntos Fund

We wanted to share this amazing opportunity by Siete Foods and their #JuntosFund. This year they are selecting up to 13 majority #LatinaOwned food trucks, bakeries, and eateries to receive part of the $200,000 award. Deadline to apply is August 15,2023 at 11:59 PM CST!🙌🏼 Check out for more information about the eligibility requirements […]

Welcome Miriam to the LEDA Team!

Join us in giving a warm welcome to Miriam Bahena, our new Office Administrative Assistant! She’s a sophomore studying management supervision at Joliet Junior College and part of the Connect to Your Future Internship Program. We can’t wait to see the positive impact she’ll make. Demos una bienvenida a Miriam Bahena, nuestra nueva Asistente Administrativa […]

The LEDA Social – August 24

Join us at The LEDA Social Event, where we’ll be celebrating community, connections, and entrepreneurship! It will be taking place at the Joliet Area Historical Museum on Thursday, August 24th at 6 pm. – Discover Joliet LEDA’s Initiatives and the positive impact we’re making in the community. – Network with fellow professionals and business owners […]

Fiesta en La Calle Vendor Application

📢 Attention Vendors! 📢Get ready for the Fiesta en la Calle 2023! Don’t miss your chance to be a part of this exciting event. The application deadline for vendors is Monday, August 7th. Mark your calendars and ensure your applications are submitted on time.🍴Food Vendor App: 🛍️ Merchandise Vendor and Information Booth App: […]