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Business and Professional People for the Public Interest has served the Chicago region as an independent public interest law and policy center addressing compelling issues of social justice and quality of life for nearly a half century.

BPI lawyers and policy specialists use legal and policy research, advocacy, organizing, litigation and collaboration with nonprofit, business, community and governmental organizations to accomplish our mission.


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BPI's New Annual Report is Here

We're excited to share with you our latest Annual Report! Over the past year we've had the honor of marking three significant anniversaries: year one of our Visiting Fellow in...

Knowledge Exchange Recap: Education Reform in Humboldt Park

Pictured above l-r: Marvin Garcia, Boricua College's Dr. Raquel Ortiz, former BPI intern Militza Pagán, and Jose Lopez. In August BPI hosted a Knowledge Exchange with Jose Lopez, Executive Director...
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