WNC Farm to Table
Grant Recipient

July 16, 2021

WomensNet Mini Grant Awarded to WNC Farm to Table

WNC Farm to Table

Woman Entrepreneur:
Lisa McBride

Congratulations to Lisa McBride, Founder of WNC Farm to Table for being the WomensNet Mini Grant recipient.

McBride explains WNC Farm to Table as, “a developing local food online ordering system and food hub for Jackson County, NC.” She adds, “WNC Farm to Table is working to be a viable channel for increasing farmers’ and producers’ incomes, plus providing more opportunity for all consumers to be able to easily consume local food products.”

Winning the WomensNet Mini Grant will help McBride put funds towards the operating costs of her business, including subscription fees for websites, advertising, travel, costs of goods sold, and more.

If you want to apply for the 2021 WomensNet Grants, view our website for more information. Applications are currently being reviewed for the $10,000 Amber Grant. You can apply today to be considered.

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“You have to be in it to win it...seize the opportunity and apply.”

Nerd Wallet

“Every month, WomensNet awards three $10,000 Amber Grants to women-owned businesses. At the end of each year, monthly grant winners are eligible to receive one of three $25,000 annual grants.”


“Launched 20 years ago this grant honors the memory of a young woman who wanted to be an entrepreneur but died at age 19 before she could achieve her goal.”


“The Amber Grant offers three $10,000 grants to women-owned businesses each month. Then, at the end of each year, WomensNet gives an additional $25,000 to three grant winners from that year.”

Essence Magazine

“This organization offers monthly grants of up to $10,000 to support female entrepreneurs starting businesses. Those who qualify for these grants are also in the running for a yearly $25,000 grant.”