In honor of Women's History Month we want to provide resources to female entrepreneurs, so we can continue to make history. The list below provides information for organizations and grants that cater to business women. Find your sisterhood support today.
Black Founders focuses on providing a ecosystem to stimulate tech entrepreneurs and foster economic growth. They support their mission by creating programming like events, HBCU Hackathons, conferences, and funding opportunities.
#BFF is a DC based organization with a mission to provide a platform for Black female entrepreneurs. They want to level the playing field by providing awareness, support, and resources.
DC Women's Business Center
DC WBC assists women entrepreneurs in the Washington, DC Capitol region by providing training and consultation to aid in the growth of their business. Services offered include Business Assessment, Counseling, and Procurement.
The InnovateHER Challenge is a annual SBA competition that awards up to $70,000 to entrepreneurs that provide products and services that impact the lives of women and families. Submissions are being accepted until April 29, 2017.
Pipeline Angels (Investors)
Launching in 2011, Pipeline Angels has had more than 200 women graduate form their investing bootcamp. The Pipeline Angel investor network has invested over $2 million in more than 30 companies. Check out their Bootcamp held in DC, Baltimore, and Charlotte or their upcoming Pitch Summits.
MicroMentor connects small businesses with mentors from around the world. They also have a online platform that matches volunteers with entrepreneurs, small businesses, and nonprofits