Girl Up, a campaign of the UN Foundation, mobilizes American girls to raise awareness and funds for UN programs that provide girls around the world with life-changing opportunities such as the chance to go to school, see a doctor, and stay safe from violence.
WOMEN'S WAY is the leading funding, advocacy and education organization for women in the Greater Philadelphia region, at the forefront of identifying needs, sharing knowledge and building awareness to challenge social inequities and empower women.
joinFITE is an active philanthropy platform that connects women entrepreneurs who need a hand up with small loans that allow them to start a business and better themselves, their families and their communities.
Why We Love Them: With the motto, “We are to the universe only as much as we give back to it,” The Giving Back Foundation inspires a generation of leaders to create positive change. Mission: The Giving Back Foundation with operations in London, Hong Kong, New York and Mumbai, was established in 2010 as a READ MORE »
Why We Love Them: Fabulous believes that uniqueness should be inspiring, not inhibiting. Mission: Finding the Fabulous is a non-profit that connects young girls with positive role models who have a passion for breaking down stereotypes and building up confidence. When 92% of teen girls want to change something about the way they look and READ MORE »
Why We Love Them: GEMS supports the beauty and worth inherent in all women by spreading the message “Girls are not for sale.” Mission: Girls Educational and Mentoring Services’ (GEMS) mission is to empower girls and young women, ages 12–24, who have experienced commercial sexual exploitation and domestic trafficking to exit the commercial sex industry READ MORE »
Why We Love Them: The Women’s Venture Fund starts women entrepreneurs on the right track to build their confidence and grow their dream. Mission: The Women’s Venture Fund is a non-profit organization that helps women of diverse backgrounds establish thriving businesses in urban communities. WVF offers training, small business loans, and a network of business READ MORE »
Why We Love Them: GlamourGals reminds women that they deserve to feel beautiful at any age and that a little pampering can go a long way! Mission: GlamourGals Foundation is a 501 (c)(3) not-for-profit who fosters self-esteem and mutual respect among two generations. They create teen volunteer chapters who provide companionship and complimentary beauty makeovers to READ MORE »
Why We Love Them: Empower Generation connects renewable energy technology (RET) suppliers with female entrepreneurs living on less than $2.50 per day to supply clean energy to 1.6 billion people. Mission: Empower Generation provides women with the technical training and support to start their business, and offer BoP (base of the economic pyramid) energy-consumers microfinancing READ MORE »
Why We Love Them: In Zulu, “Zimele” means “to stand on one’s own two feet” and Zimele Community confronts the root causes of poverty to make that possible for the women of South Africa. Mission: Zimele Community empowers women with the skills, resources, and support networks to start businesses and social service projects to sustain READ MORE »