I recently heard one of the most inspiring speeches in my life about the future of women business owners and entrepreneurs in this country. Jennifer Hyman, creator of the multi-million dollar company, Rent the Runway, shared her amazing entrepreneurial story, as well as some personal issues about sexual harassment she endured along the way to building her fashion leasing empire
The Southwest Florida Women’s Foundation has received a $50,000 grant from the Southwest Florida Community Foundation which was leveraged into $200,000 through matches to support the Earn to Learn Florida Program, an initiative of the Southwest Florida Women's Foundation. Earn to Learn Florida helps low to moderate income students pursue higher education with little or no student debt. It’s a simple formula that combines student savings with financial aid, required financial literacy training and success coaching.
To Kick-off Women’s History Month 2018, today the Southwest Florida Women’s Foundation joins members of Prosperity Together, a nonpartisan partnership of 32 public U.S. women’s foundations, to announce Year 2 (2017) results of its collective five-year, $100 million funding commitment to ensure economic security for low-income women and their families across the country.
The Southwest Florida Women’s Foundation transferred today an innovative human trafficking data program to the State Attorney’s Office. The program was developed by the Women’s Foundation in cooperation with the Southwest Florida Human Task Force under the leadership of the 20th Judicial Circuit State Attorney’s Office.
What happens when you hear the word networking? If you're struggling with networking and finding the right customers and clients this episode is for you! Use these three strategies to get over your networking fears!
We'd like to thank EILEEN FISHER for supporting our work and mission with a $3,000 Human Rights Grant!
EILEEN FISHER is a US-based women's clothing company with strong values around human rights, environmental sustainability, and support of women and girls.
Have you been thinking about starting a business, but maybe you’re saying to yourself?
"There’s too much competition out there, I don’t know how I would measure up.”
Business Coach, Darcy Eikenberg will dispel the three most
Coach Darcy Eikenberg for B3 for Women talks about the three things, fear, worry and stress that get in the way of starting, growing and succeeding in business
#GivingTuesday is a global movement that unites people and countries by celebrating our capacity to give back to our communities. Here are four ways you can Elevate Southwest Florida women and girls on this joyful day of giving!
Have you ever wondered if this is the time to start your own business?
Why Now? There are three great reasons why now is the best time to start a business.
First, our community needs you! There are many women-owned businesses in Florida, but they don’t make-up enough of our economy.
Today we're going to answer the question "How do you get clear on the business you want to start?"
There are 3 strategies you can use to clarify your business ideas.
We understand many Southwest Florida residents are emotionally and physically exhausted from the stress of the preparations and the impact of the storm. We have compiled a list of resources for anyone who may be in need of assistance.