Support Small Businesses During the COVID-19 Crisis



Helping neighborhood entrepreneurs grow is Accion’s mission. Now more than ever, Accion Serving Illinois & Indiana is working hard to creatively respond to the COVID-19 pandemic that threatens the health of small business owners, employees, customers, families, and communities. Read our full statement.


Please consider helping Accion-funded small businesses during this time of crisis. Email Jackie Blair at if you are an Accion client and would like to be added to the list.


All offers are subject to change. Please check with the individual retailer for details.


Last updated: April 14th at 11:00 am

West Side

Amazing Edibles Catering (Near West Side)

  • Meal delivery available


ArePa George (Humboldt Park)

  • Pick-up and delivery available


Bold Dog Beer Company (West Loop)


Café Jumping Bean (Pilsen)

  • Pick-up available


Café Marie Jeanne (Humboldt Park)


Chef’s on the Go’Go (Garfield Park)

  • Pick-up and delivery available


Creperia Nuevo Leon (Pilsen)

  • Pick-up and delivery available


Spinning J (Humboldt Park)

South Side

Ain’t She Sweet Café (Bronzeville)

  • Pick-up and delivery available


Café El Meson (Brighton Park)

  • Delivery available

North Side

Big Shoulders Coffee


Demera Ethiopian Restaurant (Uptown)


Kb Fitness Solutions (River North)


Loba Pastry (Lakeview)

  • Pick-up available
  • Purchase a gift card


Pitter Patter Parenting


Smack Dab (Rogers Park)


Taste of Columbia Coffee Roasters (Portage Park)

  • Pick-up available


Theatre Above the Law (Rogers Park)

  • Ghosts of Chernobyl production cancelled
  • Donate


Brazil Express Churrasco Grill (Schaumburg)


Brewpoint Coffee (Elmhurst)


Pete’s Famous Hot Dogs (Lily Lake)

  • Pick-up available


Spilt Milk Pastry (Oak Park)


Viet Nom Nom (Evanston)

Downstate and Indiana

El Salto Mexican Restaurant

  • Pick-up available


Pink Sugar Bakery (Pittsfield)

  • Delivery available




Tea Squares