Congratulations to our Boost Grant Winners!
Winner 1: Justin Cooper
Winner 2: Roel Cano
Former truck driver Roel Cano lost his eyesight to medical complication three years ago. Undaunted, Roel reconnected with clients, freight forwarders and drivers to launch his own logistics company in May.
Winner 3: Windy City Plates
One group of eight individuals with varying disabilities came up with a unique solution to address the difficulty they were having in finding meaningful employment- they formed their own company! Windy City Plates manufactures decorative souvenir plates and mugs that are marketed to Chicago area tourists and visitors.
Congratulations Windy city Plates!