About IHCC Foundation

The Center for Hispanic Entrepreneurship at the Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (IHCC) Foundation provides business, economic development and entrepreneurial educational programs that:

  • Enhance business practices and increase the success of Hispanic entrepreneurs  

  • Increase the awareness and visibility of the Hispanic business community as a vital economic force

  • Promote entrepreneurship among Hispanic youth and help build the next generation of Hispanic business leaders.


Education & Training Programs

Latinx Incubator Training Programs Research

The Latinx Incubator is a first-of-its kind partnership between IHCC and 1871. The mission of the incubator is to grow the pipeline of Latinx entrepreneurs participating in and contributing to the Chicago tech and innovation economy.

The Latinx Incubator is a first-of-its kind partnership between IHCC and 1871. The mission of the incubator is to grow the pipeline of Latinx entrepreneurs participating in and contributing to the Chicago tech and innovation economy.

The Center provides unique programs and services to help entrepreneurs access networks and resources to grow their businesses.

The Center provides unique programs and services to help entrepreneurs access networks and resources to grow their businesses.

We are proud to partner with educational institutions to coordinate research projects to better understand the growth and specific needs of the Hispanic business community.

We are proud to partner with educational institutions to coordinate research projects to better understand the growth and specific needs of the Hispanic business community.