WICKER PARK — You can help local businesses by purchasing Wicker Park- and Bucktown-inspired T-shirts and face masks.
The Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber of Commerce is selling T-shirt/face mask-combos for $28. The masks are made with 3-ply 100 percent cotton with an antimicrobial finish.
Proceeds will fund the chamber’s micro grants program. Designed to financially support local businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, the program allots $500 “micro grants” to struggling businesses.
The chamber recently loosened up restrictions for applying for the grant in order to help more businesses, spokeswoman Louise Yingduo Liu said. Apply here.
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