The BBB Educational Foundation provides four college scholarships for outstanding students each year, and features a robust speakers bureau benefiting consumers, business owners and military members.
In 2018 the Foundation speaking events have doubled to meet demand, to over 50 free engagements. Military members learn about job transition skills and financial empowerment. Consumers benefit from scam protection and building financial literacy skills. BBB Chicago is also a leader in training entrepreneurs about Cybersecurity and holds expert business improvement panels titled "Building Better Businesses."