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ICIC IN YOUR CITY
ICIC is an active supporter and participant of conferences across the U.S., partnering with civic , corporate and urban economic development leaders to carry out its mission of creating jobs, income and wealth for inner city residents. View the list of events below to find out when ICIC will be in your city.
81st Winter Conference of Mayors
January 17-19, 2013
Mayors Innovation Project
January 16, 2013
Detroit Future City Release
January 9, 2013
10,000 Small Businesses Launch
January 9, 2013
Sustaining National Partners
Bank of America
Through Inner City Capital Connections (ICCC), Bank of America and ICIC have identified investment-ready companies in more than 70 different inner cities. ICCC is the country’s only program that teaches growing inner city companies about capital and matches them with investors. Since 2005, participating companies have raised more than $406 million in capital.
Staples Foundation and ICIC developed the Inner City 100 Hall of Fame to recognize a subset of Inner City 100 companies that have demonstrated five years of sustained growth. Over the last 13 years, 43 companies have been inducted into the Hall of Fame, employing more than 4,000 workers and posting a revenue CAGR of 53%.
Chevron Corporation and ICIC created the Dorothy Terrell Community Impact Award, which is presented annually at the Inner City 100 Summit to the Inner City 100 company that had the greatest impact on its community. Measurements for the award include quality job, income and wealth creation and engagement.
ICIC is partnering with Goldman Sachs to lead the application and selection process for the 10,000 Small Businesses initiative, a $500 million commitment to provide education mentoring, technical assistance and capital access to underserved businesses through community colleges and community development financial institutions.