September 2022 Update

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News and Upcoming Events

PACC at the Taste of Polonia - Recap

Superb long weekend at this year's Taste of Polonia Festival! Numerous reunions and new connections at the PACC booth - we thank all who stopped by or volunteered with us. Congrats also to the Copernicus Center on the 40th edition of the event!

See Gallery I and Gallery II


Free Business Education Workshops

Weekly workshops offered by the City of Chicago Department of Business Affairs & Consumer Protection (BACP). Useful webinars: Business Licensing Series: Shared Kitchen User (9/8) or Inside the Industry: Retail (9/9).

September 7–8

Women's Business Development Center Conference

The 2022 conference program will be held in-person on 9/7. The line-up on 9/8 is the virtual Corporate Connections and the virtual WBDC Midwest Bracket for WBENC Pitch.

September 15

Free Online Business Consultation/Referrals Session - RSVP

To receive your link to connect with us on Sept. 15, please RSVP by emailing us at or by calling us at 773-205-1998 by 4:00 PM CST Sept. 14, 2022.

September 16

Dwell Studio Opening Reception

Landscapes and Drawings

Visit Dwell Studio for the opening reception or during the exhibition weeks and take a journey with Voytek into his fascinating world of art. Opening Reception: 7pm– 10pm. Details.

September 17

BACP Small Business Expo

The free expo will be held on Saturday, September 17th from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. at Truman College, located at 1145 W. Wilson Ave. (McKeon Building)


September 21

European Professionals Networking Event

Relax and unwind at the end of your work day with other European professionals. For young professionals and experienced specialists alike: this networking event is your one stop shop for building stronger international connections. Register.


Updated Zoning Guide for Business Owners

The Zoning Guide will provide property owners and businesses with clear, reliable, & consistent information on zoning usage. Zoning requirements are designed to maintain the unique character of Chicago’s many neighborhoods, commercial corridors, & industrial areas, as well as provide a basis for economic growth. Check it out!

Member & Partner News and Announcements

Congrats to PRCUAlife

Congratulations to the Polish Roman Catholic Union of America - PRCUA on the success of its 63rd Quadrennial Convention. Congrats also and very best wishes to the elected national officers and directors! See More.

Village Bank & Trust Homebuying Seminar 9/17 RSVP

The homebuying process can feel overwhelming, but local experts are here to help you every step of the way. Join Village Bank & Trust 9/17 for a Homebuying Seminar. The panel of experts will help you navigate the homebuying process from start to finish.

RSVP for In-Person Seminar by 9/14!

PACC Participates In Vendor Fair!

After a two-year break, this year's Chicago Department of Procurement Services Vendor Fair was an excellent opportunity for businesses to learn about contracting opportunities with City, and other government. PACC reps had a great time networking and participating in the event as an assist and support organization. See more.

New Members & Renewals

We welcome new members and those who have recently renewed their PACC membership. Thank you for working with us!

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