Little Village Community Foundation

Empowering residents to achieve equitable livelihood.


Little Village Community Foundation is a non-profit organization founded in August 2018 focused on creating an economic impact system for people of color. The Foundation provides programming and resources to bilingual entrepreneurs. The Foundation provides culturally relevant programming, bilingual resources, workforce training, and access to capital for current and emerging entrepreneurs that invest in our community.

Services Provided

Develop ideas

  • Price products
  • Create business plan

Formalize structures

  • Register legally

Find financing

  • Apply for a loan
  • Apply for a grant

Increase sales

  • Establish online

Optimize operations

  • Measure operations

Hire / retain staff

  • Implement payroll

Capture wealth

  • Update pitch deck
  • Meet investors
  • Seek legal counsel
  • Plan for succession

Develop ideas

  • Create forecast
  • Define products
  • Establish goals

Increase sales

  • Join accelerator
  • Improve marketing
  • Develop partners
  • Update business plan
Primary Contact
Cristy Calderon
3610 W 26th St
Chicago, IL 60623