The Women’s Foundation of Southwest Florida Awards $20,000 in Matching Grants to Benefit Local Women and Girls During ElevateHer SWFL Breakfast Event

The Women’s Foundation of Southwest Florida Awards $20,000 in Matching Grants to Benefit Local Women and Girls During ElevateHer SWFL Breakfast Event

The Women’s Foundation of Southwest Florida awarded $20,000 in matching grants to Our Mother’s Home, Pace Center for Girls in Lee County, Human Trafficking Awareness Partnerships, and New Horizons, as part of their ElevateHer SWFL initiative. The grants were awarded during the Foundation’s Fall 2016 #ElevateHerSWFL breakfast which took place October 27th at Talis Park in Naples. The grants underscore the Foundation's commitment to invest $500,000 in causes that help local women and girls by 2020.

Women’s Foundation of Southwest Florida Teams up with Fifth Third Bank Florida to Support Business Opportunities for Southwest Florida Women Entrepreneurs

Women’s Foundation of Southwest Florida Teams up with Fifth Third Bank Florida to Support Business Opportunities for Southwest Florida Women Entrepreneurs

Fifth Third Bank Florida has awarded a $10,000 grant to the Women's Foundation of Southwest Florida. The grant will support efforts to boost entrepreneurship and improve the economic power of Southwest Florida women. It also increases the Women's Foundation's revolving fund for Kiva U.S loans. Kiva.org is a global crowd funding platform for business capital. The loans allow female entrepreneurs access the capital they need to launch or grow their business.