Behind every successful business is another “support business.”
That could include lawyers, accountants, bookkeepers, customer service providers, consulting services and cleaning services — just to name a few. And more of these “business support” businesses are being created and run by women business owners.
What’s also true is that these women-owned businesses sometimes need financial support — even grants — to expand or sustain their businesses. If that describes you, we get it.
We at WomensNet are inspired by women who are driven to use their skills to provide a good or service to benefit their community and who want to invest their time and passions into a purpose-driven business model. And, yes, that includes women entrepreneurs who are investing their time and talent to support other businesses.
That’s why we give “Business Specific” Grants based on each month’s category — including a grant specific to women in the “business support” industry during the month of June.
Your business support applications can include any subcategory such as:
The Amber Grant Fund has grown through the years. That growth is reflected in two ways by the winners below. First, by the increase in the dollar amounts of each grant. Second, by the increase in how many times a grant is given.