P.U.M.P.S. offers a housing and business development program and supportive services through associates at STEPS Inc. Consulting and their community partners, including Illinois College of Optometry, Illinois Institution of Technology, City of Chicago Department of Planning and Development, Greater Auburn Gresham Development Corporation and many other community liaisons.
STEPS Inc. Consulting is charged with developing and driving the implementation of a comprehensive strategy to revitalize area neighborhoods such as Chatham, Auburn Gresham, Englewood, Avalon Park, Greater Grand Crossing, West Humboldt Park, West Garfield Park, Austin, and other neighborhoods within the great City of Chicago that are receiving reinvestment funding.
“Unleash Your Future”, focuses on the identifying, developing and supporting…
- A target group of women entrepreneurs interested in purchasing a home or income bearing rental property as one step on their path to building wealth
- The economic stabilization and growth of Chicago communities
- Students in their quest to excel by teaching them to unleash their thinking and to be comfortable setting lofty but attainable goals that speak to their passions and strengths and can be realized through entrepreneurial ventures and not yet familiar careers.