The Coach Foundation’s principal mission is to champion organizations that empower, educate and support women and children around the world. To that end, the Foundation will focus its efforts on Coach’s Education Initiative, improving educational opportunities for the underserved, to provide everyone with the opportunity to learn, grow and meaningfully contribute to our society.
Since 2008, Grace After Fire has been dedicated to helping women Veterans help themselves by providing the means for women Veterans to gain knowledge, insight and self-renewal. The team at Grace guides women Veterans through peer to peer outreach as they re-enter their communities, the workforce, and as they redefine their roles for a successful […]
San Francisco, CA
Step Up propels girls living in or going to school in under-resourced communities to fulfill their potential by empowering them to become confident, college-bound, career-focused, and ready to join the next generation of professional women. They inspire professional women to inspire teen girls through after-school and mentorship programs. They introduce girls to many women in various industries […]
Solar Sister eradicates energy poverty by empowering women with economic opportunity. They combine the breakthrough potential of clean energy technology with a deliberately woman-centered direct sales network to bring light, hope and opportunity to even the most remote communities in rural Africa. Solar Sister is more than a non-profit, more than a business: it’s a […]
DigiGirlz High Tech Camp for girls works to dispel stereotypes of the high-tech industry. During the camp session, the girls listen to executive speakers, participate in technology tours and demonstrations, network, and learn through hands-on experience in workshops. Established in 2000, the camp program continues to grow and evolve.
San Francisco, CA
Who needs women entrepreneurs? Silicon Valley, for starters. But any company or country that wants to make progress needs to support, and fund, women founders—as the video from Inc. shows. Click here to watch the video.
Founded in 1994, The Women’s Venture Fund (WVF) is a nonprofit organization that helps women to establish thriving businesses in urban communities with funding and business development programs. The organization has served more than 17,000 firms, helping to launch more than 3,200 small businesses through a range of services including entrepreneurial training, technical assistance, advisory […]
La Cocina was born out of a belief that a community of natural entrepreneurs, given the right resources, can create self-sufficient businesses that benefit themselves, their families, their community, and the whole city. La Cocina (pronounced la co-see-nah, meaning “The Kitchen” in Spanish) was inspired by its current home, San Francisco’s Mission District. This ethnically […]
Global Ambassadors, a partnership between Bank of America and Vital Voices, invests in the potential of emerging women leaders around the world, by matching them with mentors who are established leaders. Mentorship is critical to accelerating women’s leadership paths and to closing the gap that currently exists in many countries. These mentorships help build critical […]
Long Beach, CA
San Diego, CA