Rockford Community Partners is proud to announce "BUSINESSFirst", a joint venture with the City of Rockford, Winnebago County, Winnebago County Health Department, Samll Business Development Center and Rock River Water Reclamation District to assist individuals in redeveloping an existing property or open a new business in an existing property.


Thank You to Our Partners

Rockford Community Partners is proud to thank the following partners for participating in the creation of BUSINESSFirst     and working together to ensure the most efficient and effective process to assist in the redevelopment of existing properties and opening a new business in an existing property.


  1. Alderman Joe Chiarelli & Tim Durkee
  2. Bath & Body Fusion
  3. City of Peoria
  4. City of Rockford
  5. CMM & Associates
  6. Contemporary Hammer Works
  7. Dickerson Neiman
  8. First Midwest Group
  9. Gary Anderson & Associates
  10. Larson & Darby Group
  11. Midtown Association
  12. Miracle Mile Rockford
  13. Northwestern Illinois Building & Construction Trades Council
  14. River District Association
  15. Rock River Development Partnership
  16. Rock River Water Reclamation District
  17. Rockford Area Association of Realtors
  18. Rural on Tap
  19. Small Business Development Center
  20. Winnebago County
  21. Winnebago County Clerk
  22. Winnebago County Health Department