Jazmin Garcia is a queer, first-generation, Mexican-American dedicated to aiding founders/ entrepreneurs/ small business owners to start, grow or scale their business. Professionally, Jazmin has extensive experience in fundraising and grant-making specific to entrepreneurship, small business expansion, jobs, skills and neighborhood revitalization. She also manages ChiBizHub, Chicago’s premier free digital portal (with over 180 resource providers) for entrepreneurs and small business owners to find resources from start-up capital to networking tools to procurement opportunities to scale their business. Jazmin is dedicated to the development of all youth and entrepreneurs and is an avid volunteer with ChicagoNext, Forge – Founders Illinois, Chicago Sister Cities International, The Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (Latinx Incubator), Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute amongst many other organizations. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of San Diego, and is the National Vice President of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Alumni Association (PPF 2015-2016).
- Business Strategy
- Fundraising and Investor Strategy
- Organizational Development and Human Resources