A Better Chicago Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 8

  • Investments
  • 1

  • Portfolio
  • 1

A Better Chicago General Information


A Better Chicago is a non-profit organization that is devoted to dramatically improving educational opportunities for low-income students. The firm invests in a select portfolio of high performing nonprofits that are putting low-income students on a path toward high school and college success. The firm was founded in 2010 and is based in Chicago, Illinois.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Not-For-Profit Venture Capital
Other Investor Types
Venture Capital
Primary Office
  • 200 West Madison Street
  • 3rd Floor
  • Chicago, IL 60606
  • United States
+1 (312) 000-0000

A Better Chicago Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
000000 0000 16-Jul-2014 00000 00000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
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A Better Chicago Team (10)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Elizabeth Swanson Chief Executive Officer Chicago, IL
Becky Betts Chief Marketing and External Affairs Officer Chicago, IL
Liam Krehbiel Board Chair & Founder 0 Chicago, IL
Colin Baker Portfolio Associate Chicago, IL
Sarey Barragan Portfolio Coordinator Chicago, IL
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