To create a robust and innovative business community in Pilsen.
Provide Pilsen's business community with actionable resources encouraging their creation and growth.
Eighteenth Street Development Corporation pursues its mission by:
1. Creating growth through support of local business
2. Planning for sustainable growth and infrastructure
ESDC is the premier business organization serving the Pilsen community.
Eighteenth Street Development Corporation values a diverse and inclusive workforce. We operate in a community rich in diversity- in race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, ability status, socioeconomic status, religion, experience, and thought.
In order to achieve our vision we value diversity by:
- Attracting and retaining new businesses that will best serve the Pilsen community.
- Providing resources to local entrepreneurs which allow them to reach their full potential .
- Respecting, valuing, and celebrating the unique perspectives of our staff and community members alike.