Chicago Southland Economic Development Corporation, (CSEDC) is able to create 'Massive Change' in the economy of the Chicago Southland due to the loyal contributions of its investors, who come from our banking, municipal, business and, manufacturing communities.

CSEDC works with a variety of Southland and Chicago regional partners in six program areas which compliment each other by generating an overall economic development strategy. 

Workforce Development

Creating World Class Freight Rail & Air Oriented Development

Organizing Transportation Infrastructure for Land Redevelopment

Industrial Site Development & Marketing Initiative

Leadership role with Regional Organizations

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Benefits of becoming a CSEDC Investor

In addition to our investors' annual contribution impacting our six core areas of focus, additional benefits include

  • Access to our e-mail database exceeding 5,000 contacts, including elected officials, legislators, manufacturing companies, business owners and numerous CSEDC supporters

  • Monthly acknowledgment in our monthly newsletters and promotional materials

  • Invitation to our renowned Quarterly Forums among 200+ businesses, municipal, legislative, and community influencers as either a host or featured speaker

    • Host-investors select location of their choosing to create a platform among CSEDC peers

    • Investor or delegate can serve as a co-emcee for a Quarterly Forum, in collaboration with CSEDC leadership in forum development

    • Prominent company feature on meeting materials distributed throughout forum

    • Free promotional table ($50 value, incurred cost for non-investors)

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