the bronzeville incubator

5061 S. Prairie Ave.
Chicago, IL 60615

 
 
 

ABOUT

The Bronzeville Incubator™ is the cultural vibrant hub of the Build Bronzeville initiative, where we REDEFINE our ideas, GROW our enterprises and GO on to expand our efforts. It offers over 3,000 square feet of working space within the Bronzeville Cookin’ facility at 51st Street and the CTA Green Line. Embedded within a diverse mix of social and business enterprises and startups, the Incubator is an attractive location to work surrounded by a supportive and nurturing community of people striving to rebuild Bronzeville’s economy through small business success.

The Incubator brings together ambitious business entrepreneurs in the culinary, creative, and sustainability industries who share a commitment to community development. Members of the Incubator are innovators in their fields and share a mission to establish holistic approaches to community development and wealth creation.

 

Partners

We have a strong and exciting list of partners who are dedicated to the work we’re doing here on 51st Street. We are always looking to expand our offerings to bring our members new tools and resources to push their work forward. If you’re interested in becoming one of our partners, or to learn more about what that means, please email us at incubator@urbanjuncture.com

Boxville
Boxville is a seasonal marketplace open Wednesday afternoons, from 4-7 p.m, and Sundays from 12-4pm. Shipping containers become storefronts and a bike repair shops.

Bronzeville Community Garden
Environmental improvements include initiatives for outdoor beautification like the Bronzeville Community Garden, located on the southeast corner of 51st and Calumet, 51st Street Trees, garden and bike paths, and the Wall of Peace and Love.

Bronzeville Cookin’ 
Bronzeville Cookin' Restaurant Row is a unique dining destination celebrating the cuisines, cultures, and communities of peoples of African descent at 51st Street and the CTA Green Line.

The Forum
 
When renovations are complete, The Forum will feature performing arts, entertainment, commerce, and social engagement.

Good Kids Mad City
When renovations are complete, The Forum will feature performing arts, entertainment, commerce, and social engagement.

 
 
 

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