NOF Projects


New Small Grant Finalists

NOF Project/Business Name Project Site Address  Anticipated NOF Grant  Award Year
5100 S. Damen LLC - Diaz Group LLC Office Space 5100 S. Damen  $                              250,000.00 2021
Angel of God Resource Center, Inc. 10810 S. Halsted  $                              250,000.00 2021
BLACK PLANET PRODUCTS LLC 107 W. 95th  $                              141,471.36 2021
Conscious Plates 820 E. 63rd  $                              183,836.40 2021
El Nuevo Guadalajara Inc 4350 S. Ashland  $                                63,525.00 2021
Exa MD Urgent Care 200 E. 75th  $                              250,000.00 2021
Floating Museum NFP 949 E. 75th   $                              250,000.00 2021
Food He.ro L3C 2414 W. Cermak  $                              250,000.00 2021
Gomez Tires & Wheels 1934 W. 51st  $                              162,250.00 2021
Ivory Dental Specialists 8344 S. Halsted  $                              106,882.45 2021
La Lena Restaurant 3756 W. North  $                              482,212.50 2021
Leavitt Laundry, LLC 2145 W. Cermak  $                                67,224.00 2021
Taqueria Los Alamos 2416 W. Cermak  $                              250,000.00 2021
Monique Michelle “The Beauty Experience”LLC 1511 W. 79th  $                              250,000.00 2021
Moreno's Liquors DBA Osito's Tap  2553 S. Ridgeway  $                              225,000.00 2021
Nonie and Belle's Coffee Shop LLC 1906 E. 87th  $                              213,764.90 2021
Nova Driving School 5550 W. Fullerton  $                              250,000.00 2021
Plates On Purpose NFP at 3008E P.S. 3008 E. 92nd  $                              250,000.00 2021
POTLUC 6004 W. North  $                              250,000.00 2021
Record Track 2804 E. 87th  $                              250,000.00 2021
Roots Southern Cuisine 633 E. 75TH  $                              243,980.00 2021
Slab Bar-B-Que LLC Expansion 1922 E. 71st   $                              248,182.00 2021
Third City Cafe 5534 W. North  $                              250,000.00 2021
Ujamaa Cooperative, NFP 1914 W. 79th  $                              250,000.00 2021
Unique Dollarz Family of Bossis LLC 11115 S. Michigan  $                                24,090.00 2021

 

Small Grant Awarded Projects

Project Name Address  Estimated Grant Amount  Award Year
345 Art Gallery 345 N. Kedzie Ave.  $                                              201,485.24 2017
5100 S. Damen LLC - Diaz Group LLC Office Space 5100 S. Damen Ave.  PENDING  2021
Acquario Piscis Pet Store & Grooming  3040 W. Cermak Rd.  $                                              122,037.50 2019
AGB Innovative Security Solutions  2445 W. 71st St.  $                                                59,000.00 2019
Ambassador Floral 11045 S. Halsted St.  $                                              225,988.20 2017
Amour Salon Suites 646-650 E. 43rd St  $                                                23,735.85 2020
Angel of God Resource Center, Inc. 10810 S. Halsted Street  PENDING  2021
AP Deli 10756-58 S. Michigan Ave  $                                              117,614.90 2018
Bass Furniture & Rug Co. 11431 S. Michigan Ave.  $                                              186,450.00 2020
Bitoy's Sweet Treats Inc. 5957 W. Chicago Ave  $                                              172,377.27 2021
BLACK PLANET PRODUCTS LLC 107 West 95th Street  PENDING  2021
Blue Tin Production 3055 West 63rd Street  PENDING  2021
Bombon Cake Gallery and Design 3834 W 26th St  $                                              193,631.25 2020
Bronzeville Winery, LLC  4420 & 4414 S Cottage Grove  $                                              250,000.00 2020
Bronzeville Wingz 4547 S. State Street  $                                              250,000.00 2020
Burst Into Books 11001 S. Michigan Avenue  $                                              190,755.00 2020
Café du Bois  325 W. 95th St.  $                                              250,000.00 2019
Calahan Funeral Home 7046 S. Halsted St  $                                              250,000.00 2018
Carniceria la Hacienda No. 4, Inc. 5159 S. Kedzie Ave.  $                                                77,923.00 2017
Carnitas Uruapan - Little Village 3801 W. 26th St.  PENDING  2021
CBQ Facial Beauty Bar LLC 4458 S. Cottage Grove  $                                                27,675.00 2020
Chicago BodyShop, LLC 2049 E. 79th Street  $                                              164,687.49 2021
Chicago Human Rhythm Project 8701 S. Bennett Ave.  $                                              207,700.00 2021
ChiFresh Kitchen 400 E. 71st St.  $                                              250,000.00 2021
Chubby's Char House  5963 W. Madison St  $                                              107,973.75 2018
Claretian Associates/The Salud Center Fitness Facility 3039 E. 91st St.  $                                              250,000.00 2019
Cocina Companida de Trabajadores Cooperativistas, LWCA (CCTC) formerly Vendors Kitchen  3654 W. 16th St.  $                                              114,625.00 2019
Coleman's Bar-B-Que #2 LLC 5752-56 W. Chicago Ave  $                                                63,909.00 2018
Conscious Plates 820 East 63rd Street  PENDING  2021
Cookie’s Cocktail Lounge Inc 1024 W. 79th street  $                                              236,125.27 2020
Culvers 111th and Doty Road  $                                              250,000.00 2020
Delar's Unisex 4132 W. 26th Street  $                                                64,110.00 2020
Del-Kar Pharmacy, Inc.  3726 W. 16th St  $                                              166,955.50 2018
DLV Printing Service, Inc. 5825 W. Corcoran  $                                                66,825.00 2020
Doughboy's Chicago 352 E. 71st St  $                                                99,000.00 2018
DragonFLY Gallery and Creative Spaces  2436 W. Madison St.  $                                              110,196.27 2019
El Nuevo Guadalajara Inc 4350 S. Ashland Ave.  PENDING  2021
El Pollo Bravo 4105 W. 26th St.  $                                              250,000.00 2019
Elite futures LLC 1659 W. 51st  $                                              246,400.00 2020
Emanuel's Chapel Funeral Home 5112 S. Western Ave  $                                              203,005.00 2018
Essential Elements - Chicago, Ltd.  1640 E. 87th St  $                                                21,155.88 2018
Etcetera Restaurant  2674 W. Madison St  $                                              250,000.00 2018
Exa MD Urgent Care 200 E. 75th Street  PENDING  2021
Family Dental Care P.C 3009 E. 92nd St  $                                              174,059.44 2020
FIG Cafe Coffee and Custard/DBA Brewer Coffee and Custard 1008 West 79th Street  $                                                10,650.00 2020
Fletcher Laundry II - New Laundry World 6049 S. Halsted  $                                                97,743.75 2020
Floating Museum NFP 949 E. 75th St  PENDING  2021
Floreria La Orquidea 2458 S. Millard Ave.  $                                              250,000.00 2019
Food He.ro L3C 2414 W. Cermak Road  PENDING  2021
Full Video Production Services, Inc.  2226 E. 71st St.  $                                              121,680.00 2019
Gala Enterprises 10658 S. Michigan Ave.  $                                              204,700.00 2020
Gallery Guichard , LLC  446-50 E. 47th St.  $                                                15,000.00 2017
Garcia's Svcs, Inc.  5134 W. Grand Ave  $                                              107,850.00 2018
GCB Retail Group LLC  DBA Ground Control 3961 W. Madison st  $                                              250,000.00 2020
GN Bank 4619 S. King Drive  $                                                40,502.47 2019
Gomez Tires & Wheels 1934 West 51st Street  PENDING  2021
Granados 1849-59 W 47th st LLC 1845 W. 47th st   $                                              250,000.00 2020
Haute Brats  6239 S. Ashland Ave  $                                              154,396.50 2018
Herban Produce 2858 W. Van Buren St.  $                                              215,625.00 2019
Heritage Plaza 1500 W. 95th St.   $                                              250,000.00 2019
Homan Grown  3832-58 W. 16th St  $                                                53,429.99 2017
HOUSE OF AFRICA INC. DBA SARAH KUENYEFU COLLECTION 4410-4412 South Cottage Grove  $                                              105,420.00 2020
Ivory Dental Specialists 8344 S. Halsted St.  PENDING  2021
Ivory Dental Specialists 8344 S. Halsted St.  $                                              250,000.00 2017
Iyanze Bronze 308 E. 51st St.  $                                              181,971.42 2017
Jacaranda Bar  3608 W. 26th St.  $                                              140,553.88 2019
Justice of the Pies Location 1500 E. 87th  $                                              250,000.00 2020
KC Body Shop Supply 6027 S. Kedzie Ave  $                                                97,677.70 2020
Kenwood Dental Group  1335 E. 87th Street  $                                              146,999.00 2018
Kusanya Café Inc  823 W. 69th St.  $                                                56,750.00 2019
L. May Creations 5938 W. Chicago Ave.  $                                              250,000.00 2020
La Casa de Samuel 2836-38 W. Cermak Road  $                                              250,000.00 2021
LA CATEDRAL CAFE & RESTAURANT INCORPORATED 2455 - 59 S. Christiana Ave.  $                                              235,175.00 2019
La Lena Restaurant 3756 W. North Avenue  PENDING  2021
Latinos Progresando  2724 W. Cermak  $                                              250,000.00 2018
Lawndale Christian Development Corporation 3806 W. 16 Street  $                                                48,250.00 2021
Leavitt Laundry, LLC 2145 W. Cermak  PENDING  2021
Lee's Unleaded Blues 7401 S. South Chicago Ave.  $                                              163,407.22 2020
Linda's Sport Shoes 3236 W. 26th St  $                                                32,500.00 2018
Lior's Cafe 10500 S. Halsted  $                                              233,354.81 2020
Little Black Pearl Workshop, Inc.  1040 E. 47th  $                                                99,112.50 2018
Los Alamos, Inc. DBA Taqueria Los Alamos 2416 W. Cermak Road  PENDING  2021
Love Dental, Inc.  11139 S. Halsted St.  $                                                44,850.00 2019
M & M Realty LLC 1701 E. 75th St.  $                                              250,000.00 2019
M Lounge 69 East Garfield Blvd.  $                                              250,000.00 2019
Magnolia Screen Printing LLC 2504 W. 63rd St.  $                                              127,375.00 2020
Marshfield Plaza  11700 S. Marshfield Ave  $                                              167,256.55 2018
Martinez Funeral Home, Inc. 2534 S. Pulaski Rd.  $                                              144,844.50 2019
Mikkey's Retro Grill 839 W. 79th Street  $                                              158,325.00 2021
Mikkey's Retro Grill  8126 S. Stony Island Ave.  $                                              139,058.85 2017
Monique Michelle “The Beauty Experience”LLC 1511 W 79th street  PENDING  2021
Osito's Tap  2553 s Ridgeway ave   PENDING  2021
Mr. Anthony's Cleaners 5136 w. chicago ave  $                                              135,720.00 2020
National Park Foundation 11057 S. Cottage Grove Ave.  $                                              250,000.00 2018
Natural Roots Kids Hair, LLC 1851-55 E. 87th Street  $                                              250,000.00 2020
Natys Pizza 26 3849 W. 26th Street  PENDING  2021
Nipsey's Restaurant & Bar 9156 S. Stony Island Ave.  $                                              250,000.00 2019
Nonie and Belle's Coffee Shop LLC 1906 E. 87th Street  PENDING  2021
Nova Driving School 5550 W. Fullerton Ave  PENDING  2021
Nuevo leon bakery 4062 W. 26st  PENDING  2021
One Florence Boulevard 605 East 111th Street  $                                              192,691.00 2020
Original Soul Veg 203 E. 75th St.  $                                              250,000.00 2017
Osito's Tap  2553 S. Ridgeway Ave  $                                              214,361.44 2018
Pantano's Restaurant 2523 W. 63rd Street  $                                              246,750.00 2020
Plates On Purpose NFP at 3008E P.S. 3008 E. 92nd Street  PENDING  2021
PMJ Enterprises, Inc. 4122 W. Grand Ave.  $                                              180,222.00 2019
Xavier's Club 4456 S. Western Ave  $                                                78,200.00 2020
Pop That Pop on the Grove 4424 S. Cottage Grove  PENDING  2021
POTLUC 6004 W. North Avenue  PENDING  2021
Quintana, Inc. 3050 W. Cermak Rd.  $                                              128,804.43 2020
Record Track 2804 E. 87th St.  PENDING  2021
Reggio's 4438 S Cottage Grove Development Project 4438 S. Cottage Grove Ave  PENDING  2021
RH Sneed's Hardware & Maintenance LLC 1650 W. 79th St.  $                                                39,014.17 2019
Rincon Family Services 3944 West North Ave  $                                              250,000.00 2021
Roots Southern Cuisine 633 E. 75TH STREET  PENDING  2021
S2 City Grill  8734 S. Stony Island Avenue   $                                              130,075.74 2020
Scott Enterprises 11513 S. Michigan Ave.  $                                              148,400.00 2020
See Spot Run Kennel, Inc. 1440-50 N. Pulaski  $                                              250,000.00 2020
Shakespear Rose Culinary Kitchen, LLC  6246 S. St. Lawrence  $                                              106,016.74 2019
Shawn Michelle's Churned Homemade Ice Cream, Inc. 56 E. 47th St.  $                                                58,246.89 2017
Sip & Savor 47th, Inc.  78 E. 47th St.  $                                                94,250.00 2017
Sisters in Cinema 2310 E. 75th St.  $                                              250,000.00 2017
Slab Bar-B-Que LLC Expansion 1922 E. 71st Street  PENDING  2021
SOAJ LLC 2313 E. 71st street  $                                              113,700.00 2020
Soule' Chicago Corp 3615 W. Roosevelt  $                                              250,000.00 2020
South Shore Brew  1745 E. 71st Street   $                                                98,435.24 2017
South Side Community Art Center (SSCAC)  3831 S. Michigan Ave  $                                              196,578.75 2018
Spencer and Leak Sons Funeral Home LTD 7833-7845 S. Cottage Grove Ave.  $                                              250,000.00 2020
St. Edmund's Redevelopment Corporation 201-07 E. 61st St  $                                              250,000.00 2018
star farm chicago 5256 S. Ashland  $                                              250,000.00 2020
Stephens Properties 1 LLC 1519 W. 79th St.  $                                              250,000.00 2021
StockYards DreamCatcher Cafe 1824 W 47th Street  $                                              250,000.00 2020
Stone Community Development Corporation  4932-36 W. Chicago Ave.  $                                              250,000.00 2019
T&C Fitness Club LLC 5906-10 West Chicago Avenue  $                                              172,500.00 2020
Taqueria Huentitan Inc 4019 W. North Ave  $                                              234,343.80 2021
Tasa Coffee 4136 W. North Avenue  $                                              250,000.00 2020
Teatro Tariakuri (Dance Theater & Performance Arts) 3117 W. 63rd St.  $                                                56,223.00 2019
Ted's Place 5813 W Madison St  $                                                57,409.44 2018
The Honeycomb 2547 W. 71st St.  $                                                83,500.00 2017
The Joint, Inc. 6902 S. Western Avenue  $                                              201,933.75 2020
The Law Office of Theodore London  1718 E 87th St  $                                              250,000.00 2018
The Quarry 2423 E. 75th St.  $                                                32,850.00 2017
The Woodlawn 1200 E. 79th St.  $                                              215,651.78 2018
Third City Cafe 5534 W North Ave  PENDING  2021
Thrift, LLC 2517 W. 59th St.  $                                                54,688.33 2020
Tom's Place  1509 W. 47th St.  $                                              250,000.00 2019
Tropical Optical Company 3624 W 26th St  $                                              250,000.00 2018
Ujamaa Cooperative, NFP 1914 W. 79th St.  PENDING  2021
Uncle Remus Restaurant, Inc.  5611 W. Madison St.  $                                              162,150.00 2017
Unique Dollarz Family of Bossis LLC 11115 S. Michigan  PENDING  2021
Urban Core, Inc. (UCI)  1840 E. 71st St.  $                                              250,000.00 2019
Urban Luxe Cafe 2911 E. 79th St.  PENDING  2021
West Humboldt Park Family & Community Development Council  3620 W. Chicago Ave.  $                                              195,759.75 2019
Wincorp Ventures  2838 W. Roosevelt Rd.  $                                              250,000.00 2019
Windy City Athletics/DBA Burdeens Chicago 2139 W. Cermak Rd.  $                                              248,000.00 2021
WINGS  3513 W. 63rd St.  $                                              185,605.50 2018
YWCA Metropolitan Chicago  6600 S. Cottage Grove.  $                                              151,767.57 2019

** Estimated Grant Amounts are preliminary estimates. Final awards are de­termined after two contractor bids have been received and a construction budget is finalized.


 

Large Grant Projects*

Project Name
Project Address
Award Amount
Award Year
Bridgewater Studio 
4834 S. Oakley Ave.
$1,850,000
2019
Bronzeville Salon Suites, LLC
80 E. Pershing Rd.
$720,334
2018
Civic Commons - St. Laurence
1341-53 E. 72nd St.
$1,600,000
2019
Cup O' Joe Coffee - Veteran Roasters
TBD
$2,000,000
2019
Dior Realty Group 834-840 E. 87th St. $851,150 2021-2
Enlace Chicago
2759 S. Harding Ave.
$550,000
2018
Fatburger 825 E. 87th St. $1,021,380 2021-2
Forty Acres Fresh Market 5713 W. Chicago Ave. $2,575,000 2021-2
Huddle House
9401 S. Stony Island Ave.
$1,100,000
2019
Inner City Entertainment (ICE)
1850 E. 71st St.
$2,500,000
2020
Inner-City Muslim Action Network Healthy Marketplace (IMAN)
1207-11 W. 63rd St.
$1,750,000
2020
J. Marie Development
949 E. 75th St.
$1,349,500
2021-1
Leamington Foods
3250 W. Roosevelt Rd.
$1,120,282
2018
Little Village Chamber of Commerce (XQuina Cafe)
3534 W. 26th St.
$1,500,000
2018
Motoworks Chicago
1901 S. Western Ave.
$1,590,602
2021-1
North Lawndale Employment Network
1111 S. Homan Ave.
$2,500,000
2019
Ogden Commons
2632-2646 W. Ogden
$2,500,000
2019
Plant Chicago 4459 S. Marshfield Ave. $575,000 2021-2
Policy Kings 353 & 363 E. 51st St. $2,225,000 2021-2
Renew Lawndale 3140 W. Ogden $2,575,000 2021-2
SYTE Corporation
6793 S. Chicago Ave.
$2,108,928
2018
The Grove on Cottage
4528 S. Cottage Grove Ave.
$1,500,000
2019
The Kehrein Center
5688 W. Washington Blvd.
$1,000,000
2018
The Plant
1400 W. 46th St.
$1,682,500
2021-1

*Projects receiving more than $250,000, up to $2.5M.  Large projects require City Council approval and a Redevelopment Agreement that governs the grant terms, including M/WBE, prevailing wage and City residency construction requirements.


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