Community Resources

🌟 Community Resources Spotlight! 🌟 Looking to enhance your skills or explore new opportunities? Check out these fantastic resources available in our community: Hispanic American Construction Industry Association (HACIA)đź“… Event Date: Monday, February 12th⏰ Time: 12:00PMDon’t miss the Contractors Development Program Informational Webinar! Discover how your business can benefit from specialized courses tailored for small […]

The General Construction Pre-Apprenticeship Training Program

ENG: The General Construction Pre-Apprenticeship Training Program in Aurora & Grayslake/Waukegan and Joliet is now starting in February! DON’T MISS OUT ON THIS OPPORTUNITY! This NO-COST experience prepares all participants for the exciting field of construction trades. Click the Link below or Scan the QR Code on the flyer! Apply and Share it with […]


RECURSO COMUNITARIO El gobierno del municipio de Joliet ofrecerá servicios GRATUITOS de preparaciĂłn del impuesto sobre la renta para la prĂłxima temporada de impuestos. El programa está disponible desde mediados de enero hasta abril. • Los clientes interesados tendrán que recoger un paquete en la Oficina 175 del Municipio de Joliet. W. Jefferson St. Joliet, […]

B2B NEW BIZ GRANT- New Available Workshop’s

ENG: Do you know businesses that opened between January 1st, 2020, and December 31st, 2021? Spread the word about the B2B New Biz Grant Program by the Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity. Not a loan; no repayment needed. Applications close on January 11th, 2024. We will have several workshops going on this week […]

LEDA’s Temporary Office Hours at State Representative Dagmara Avelar’s Office

Hi Romeoville & surrounding areas! We’re thrilled to announce LEDA’s office hours at State Representative @repdagmara Dagmara Avelar’s office, running from 9 am to 5 pm. Feel free to walk in or call us at 815-200-1065 to schedule an appointment. We’re here to assist local businesses with applications for the B2B New Biz Grant ( […]

Join Our B2B New Biz – December 2023

You didn’t let anything stop you from starting your small business during the pandemic. Don’t let anything stop you from keeping it going now. Apply for this program today at (This program is NOT a loan) We will be hosting two B2B New Biz Workshops at the White Oak Library Crest Hill Branch 20670 […]

Bilingual Employment Opportunities – In the Community

 Exciting Job Opportunities in Joliet, IL!  LEDA, the Latino Economic Development Association, is thrilled to share some amazing job opportunities within our community.  Receptionist – State Farm Agent Team Member  Joliet, IL  Apply here  Account Manager – State Farm Agent Team Member  Joliet, IL  Apply here  Retention Specialist – St. Francis  Joliet, IL  Apply here  Early […]

Illinois B2B New Grant Program Information

Did you open a small business during the pandemic? The Illinois B2B New Biz Grant Program is coming soon for business owners like you! Get ready to apply for the B2B New Biz Grant Check Below there is the check list of documents! Our Community Navigator at Joliet LEDA can provide you with technical assistance […]

Oportunidad Para Dueños de Negocio de Construcción Por Parte de HACIA

Applications are now open! Join the HACIA (Hispanic American Construction Industry Association) Executive Fellows program and gain real-world tools and strategies to take your Black and/or Latinx-owned business to new heights. Thanks to the We Rise Together Grant from Chicago Community Trust, you’ll have access to 1-hour long one-on-one executive coaching sessions with subject matter […]