Technical Assistance Provider

Centro de Trabajadores Unidos: United Workers Center

This organization is a 2023-2024 Chicago CWB Initiative Grantee

Technical Assistance Provided:

Accounting & Financial Management, Advocacy, Conflict Resolution, Cooperative Development and Operations, Education & Training, Fundraising or Raising Capital, Governance / Legal, Marketing & Communications, Relationship Building

Service Area:

Chatham, East Side, Hegewisch, Hyde Park, Pullman, Roseland, South Chicago, South Deering, South Shore, West Englewood


Food Service / Catering
Personal Services
Professional Services

Accepting New Clients:



CTU's SCBI will be accepting applications for our January 2024 Introduction to Cooperatives program in December 2023. Applications will be available on our website. Stay tuned for more details.

Who we are:

Centro de Trabajadores Unidos’ Southeast Cooperative Business Incubator (SCBI) provides training to develop successful worker cooperative businesses in Chicago's southeast side and surrounding suburban neighborhoods.

How we can help:

In the SCBI, workers learn the history of cooperatives and receive financial training, education on collaborative governance business models, leadership development, and one-on-one mentoring and counseling.

Learn More:

Centro de Trabajadores Unidos/United Workers Center

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Contact Us:

10638 S Ewing Ave
Chicago, IL 60617
Maricela Estrada
Marielle Mervau

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