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The Evolving Legacy of Black Business and Entrepreneurship in Chicago

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DuSable Museum of African American History

740 East 56th Place

Chicago, IL 60637

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The Mid South Business Association and Resource Center (MSBARC), along with The Dusable Museum, and The 100 Black Men of Chicago is pleased to invite you to save the date for an important Black HIstory Month event.

Join us for a meaningful evening centered around purposeful dialogue on the rich history of Black business ownership and growth in Chicago; including notable owners and businesses, regulatory history and breakthroughs, and the supporting ecosystems that impacted their success.

Invited speakers and panelists include:

  • Perri Irmer, President and CEO of The Dusable Museum

  • Allison Collins-Butts – Select Brands (The Collins Family)

  • Veta Caldwell-Charles/Joseph Caldwell – Tailorite (The Caldwell Family)

  • Spencer Leak/A.R. Leak – Leak and Sons Funeral Home (The Leak Family)

  • Darrell Williams – Chief Operating Officer, Loop Capital

Other notable entrepreneurs will be participating in the discussion to boost the education, conversation, and connection to the evolving legacy of economic empowerment in Black communities in Chicago and the surrounding areas.

Appetizers and cocktails will be served during the program.

Tickets are complimentary for Dusable members. Tickets are $40 for non-members, which includes entry AND a Dusable membership.

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DuSable Museum of African American History

740 East 56th Place

Chicago, IL 60637

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