Meet Bridgette Flagg of Soulé Chicago. Bridgette is a North Lawndale native and business owner with experience in tax preparation, cosmetology, and hospitality. She is also one of our three 2021 "Game Changer Award" recipients. Her partnership with New Covenant and a strategic shift in operations helped her restaurant business not just survive, but thrive during the pandemic. NOW Bridgette stands ready to open a new location in North Lawndale in 2022.
Meet Lavern Herron Founder of Black Wallstreet on Roosevelt. Lavern is a serial entrepreneur hailing from Chicago's Westside. She is also one of our three 2021 "Game Changer Award" recipients. Her partnership with New Covenant led to an expansion of her summer pop-up series, increased the reach of her youth entrepreneurs program, and is assisting in the launch of her latest venture - Vision Starter Studios.
Kiela Smith-Upton shares her perspective on NCCDC's Business Financial Dashboard Course. This 8-weeks course walks you through the foundations of Balance Sheets, P & L Statements, Cash Flow, Statements and more.
A North-Lawndale resident and international brand.
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