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IFundWomen of Color

 

The go-to funding resource for diverse, early-stage entrepreneurs.  IFundWomen of Color was created with our founding partner Caress to help diverse entrepreneurs bring their dreams into reality through raising capital via crowdfunding and providing grants, coaching, and the connections needed to launch and grow successful businesses.

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What you get:

IFundWomen of Color is here to provide you access to: 

Workshop Access Plan membership

Get unlimited access to semi-private workshops & classes and guidance through the IFundWomen Crowdfunding eCourse & Toolkit.

Exclusive Networking Opportunities

Opportunities in key markets where our entrepreneurs are so you can learn and build your personal networks.

access to a private slack community

Accepted members will have access to a private Slack community - a safe space to discuss their challenges and obstacles and collaborate with peers and coaches for solutions.

PROMOTIONAL OPPORTUNITIES ON IFW MARKETING & SOCIAL

Gain exposure and grow your audience through IFWOC as we share the story of you and your business.

An opportunity to win a grant + coaching from Caress

Caress can help grow your dream! Whether you have a small business or are jumpstarting your side hustle, Caress wants to provide you with the education, tools, and resources to take your dreams to the next level. Through the Caress Dreams to Reality Fund, 150 diverse founders will receive $2,500 in grants and coaching scholarships to execute successful crowdfunding campaigns.

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Win a grant + coaching

Caress believes that moments of self-care are so important for women to feel truly pampered, centered, and connected with themselves. It's in these moments of immersing your senses that creativity flourishes-and Caress believes that no grant idea should go down the drain! So, with Caress Dreams to Reality Fund, we will be awarding 150 diverse founders with $1,500 worth of hands-on, 1:1 intensive coaching, and $1,000 grant to execute successful fundraising campaigns. 

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Apply to IFWOC

Since our launch earlier this year, we've been hard at work building the IFundWomen of Color community from the ground up, and the response has been incredible. The women in our community are reimagining how we build and use retail spaces, carving out space for Black Women in wellness, tackling food deserts in Brooklyn, and more. You want to get in on this. 

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DOWNLOADABLE TOOLS

 

IFundWomen Method Playbook

The IFundWomen Method Playbook is an end-to-end campaign planner: pitch honing, network mapping, rewards P&L, and marketing planner. This will be your crowdfunding bible during your campaign.

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IFundWomen Method Crowdfunding eCourse

Designed with early-stage entrepreneurs in mind, this FREE e-course will teach you how to use the IFundWomen Method to hone your pitch, map your network, strategically estimate your fundraising goal, market to your target audience, and design rewards that sell.

Don’t just take our word for it. 84% of people who’ve taken this course say they feel "way more confident" to hit their crowdfunding goal. 

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Campaign Guide

The IFundWomen Crowdfunding Campaign Guide is a crash course on how to crowdfund. Think broad strokes to give you an idea of what to expect. Go check it out and then we highly recommend that you take the time to watch our free crowdfunding eCourse where you can really get into the details of planning your campaign.

Campaign Guide

Miami, FL

The Mujerista

The Mujerista is a digital media publication and network dedicated to empowering and celebrating Latinas making an impact.

75% Funded
$7,465Raised
3Days Left
Modern Media
West lafayette, IN

Menstrual Mates

Full Circle period care. Help us end the stigma and period poverty with our progressive education and sustainable products.

36% Funded
$7,255Raised
34Days Left
Family
Health + Science
Lifestyle
Social Good
Brooklyn, NY

"Meals on Us"

A Brooklyn Braised initiative created to help sustainably feed families within the Brooklyn community.

28% Funded
$7,015Raised
65Days Left
Social Good
Long island city, NY

Ascot Manor

The first women-owned, "pay-it-forward" tennis apparel and activewear brand introducing the world's first tennis technical jacket.

33% Funded
$6,530Raised
33Days Left
Family
Lifestyle
Social Good
San antonio, TX

Alamo Kitchens

We are a shared use commercial kitchen; helping food entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses.

64% Funded
$6,395Raised
34Days Left
Business Services
Los angeles, CA

CEREMONIA is raising funds to go mobile

We're a mindful lifestyle brand committed to providing families in underserved regions with dignified income opportunities.

63% Funded
$6,320Raised
4Days Left
Art + Music
Lifestyle
Social Good
Round rock, TX

Mighty Kind

A kid's magazine that focuses on developing kindness and empathy as a foundation for anti-bias education, global citizenship, and service.

28% Funded
$5,673Raised
0Days Left
Social Good
Tampa, FL

HBCU Culture Shop

Help the HBCU Culture Shop provide more representation for HBCU's, (Historically Black Colleges and Universities), and Black Alumni!

70% Funded
$5,590Raised
34Days Left
Lifestyle
Social Good

 

It's time to make your dreams a reality.

 

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