Sunshine Mexican Cafe

The Joliet Latino Economic Development Association assisted the Sunshine Mexican Cafe to apply for a Grant. Sunshine Mexican Cafe used the grant to purchase a food truck.

El Estado y Su Negocio – June 21, 2022

Representatives of the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Development presented resources to Joliet small business owners

Representatives of the Illinois Development of Commerce & Economic Opportunity (DCEO) provided valuable resources to our local business owners at the El Estado y Su Negocio event. Diana Alfaro, Latino Business Development Manager, and Manny Lopez, Northeast Regional Manager, informed latino business owners about state funding and grant opportunities. If you missed this opportunity, sign […]

Diana Viveros joins Joliet LEDA as Program Manager

We are thrilled to introduce Diana Viveros as the Program Manager for Joliet LEDA. Diana has strong roots in the Joliet community. She is a graduate of Joliet Central High School (Go Steelmen!) and University of St. Francis where she double majored in Marketing and Business Management. She brings years of project management and communications […]