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First Midwest Bank and 101.9 THE MIX have partnered to celebrate women in business.

Is there a woman business owner who inspires you? Nominate her today and her business could win a total prize package of $10,000- $5,000 to support her business and $5,000 to support her community!

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First Midwest Bank and 101.9 THE MIX have partnered to celebrate women in business. Is there a woman business owner who inspires you? Nominate her today and her business could win a total prize package of $10,000- $5,000 to support her business and $5,000 to support her community!

How to Participate

  • Complete the online official entry form by May 9, 2021
  • Within the online entry form tell us in 300 words or less:
    1. How the Nominee is active in her community
    2. How the Nominee inspires you and/others
    3. How the work-related accomplishments of the Nominee impact the community
  • The Nomination with the highest overall score using the Judging Criteria: How active the Nominee is in the community (1/3), how the Nominee has helped to inspire others (1/3), how the Nominee’s work-related accomplishments affect the community (1/3) will be deemed the (1) Grand Prize winner.
  • No purchase necessary. Please review official rules.

NOMINATE INSPIRING WOMEN IN BUSINESS

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Meet the 2020 Inspiring Women in Business Winner

FLAVIA LAMBERGHINI, owner of APPLE DENTAL CARE in Chicago’s Logan Square neighborhood, took the top prize. Read what Flavia has shared about her success.

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