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Monique Wingard | December 26, 2016

We had a great year and have YOU—the #1871Chicago Community to thank. Wishing everyone a very happy holiday and prosperous new year. A photo posted by @1871chicago on Dec 23, 2016 at 3:11pm PST Looks like we’re missing a few names… Starting a new tradition at #1871Chicago by capturing the signatures of our staff—past and

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Monique Wingard | December 19, 2016

The Ambassador of #Colombia to the United States joined us for a tour and a presentation on connections between Chicago and Colombia tech, led by #Techbridge Founder and #1871Chicago member, @g_a_stevens. . Juan Carlos Pinzón’s prior service to Colombia include: Senior Advisor to the Executive Director of the World Bank; Vice President of the Colombian

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Monique Wingard | December 12, 2016

Can you tell that our facilities team is excited to have a few new tools added to their belt?  Sending a virtual thank you to @boschtoolsna for your generosity and support for entrepreneurial success! #1871Chicago #upshow #Bosch A photo posted by @1871chicago on Dec 5, 2016 at 3:11pm PST The Lonely Entrepreneur Series Made it’s way

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Monique Wingard | December 5, 2016

“The Chicago Women’s Health Center is a local organization that has been adapting to the changing health needs of American women, specifically the women of Chicago, since 1975 and an organization I am proud to support.” — @deena_steel, Manager of Membership, donated to @chicagowomenshealthcenter . Read more about out what #CWHCmeans to Deena on our

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1871 | November 29, 2016

As an employee benefit in 2016, each 1871 staff member was allocated a cash amount to donate to a charity or cause they hold dear; organizations whose initiatives ranged from education to compassion, leadership to social justice. In the spirit of #GivingTuesday this year, we wanted to share the stories and experiences that led to these donations

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Monique Wingard | November 28, 2016

You were born to stand out—and that’s O.K. #1871Chicago #Upshow #motivationmonday #DaretobeDifferent A photo posted by @1871chicago on Nov 21, 2016 at 8:36am PST Today is #SmallBizSat: Show your support by shopping at your favorite small business or #startup in Chicago!#shopsmall #1871Chicago #upshow #SBO #smallbusinesssaturday A photo posted by @1871chicago on Nov 26, 2016 at 6:50am

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Monique Wingard | November 21, 2016

Did we mention that the inventor of #Jenga stopped by this week? . This game of physical and mental skill was created by British Female Founder, Leslie Scott, who is also the co-founder of Oxford Games Ltd. . Quick Fact: The name Jenga is derived from a Swahili word meaning “build.” #1871Chicago #upshow #FemaleFounder #womenintech

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Monique Wingard | November 14, 2016

Day One of the #1871Chicago/@ilhischambr Cohort is complete. Looking forward to working and building together! #Latinx #ChiTech #diversifytech #upshow A photo posted by @1871chicago on Nov 10, 2016 at 9:55am PST In honor of all who serve. Thank you. #1871Chicago #upshow #VeteransDay A photo posted by @1871chicago on Nov 11, 2016 at 5:42pm PST The

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