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VOP provides almost $350,000 in financial support to COVID-19 impacted businesses.

Posted on February, 12

Oak Park’s Business Assistance Loan Program, funded by a federal grant money, continues to be a success having loaned-out almost $350,000 to local, qualified small businesses.

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Shop Our Stores

Posted on November, 27

Shop Our Stores this holiday season. Find gift ideas, free parking, online shopping, food delivery, holiday cheer and more. So start your holiday shopping early & order take-out tonight. Your local merchants have always been there for you, now let’s show up for them.

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#MerchantSpotlight: CarefulPeach Boutique

Posted on November, 13

#MerchantSpotlight: Meet Karen Morava, owner of the CarefulPeach Boutique located at 1024 North Blvd in Downtown Oak Park! How has the last five months affected The CarefulPeach Boutique? “Down financially – considerablly. More than I thought. But, it gave us the opportunity to put in place some changes and protocols that were much needed.” What have you learned as a business […]

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#MerchantSpotlight: JAYNE Boutique

Posted on November, 13

#MerchantSpotlight: Meet Erin Van Buskirk, manager of JAYNE Boutique (122 N Marion) in Downtown Oak Park. How has the last six months affected JAYNE? “It was definitely hard to have our doors closed, but luckily we had our online store to keep us going. We are trying to keep positive and taking it all day by day!” What have you learned […]

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