Resources

Angels/VCs/Funds

37 Angels: Community of women committed to finding early stage startups
500 Women: Funding Flawless Female Founders
Astia:  Network that offers access to capital and training/support for women entrepreneurs
Belle Capital USA: An early stage angel fund
Broadway Angels: All-female angel investing group.
Boston Capital Women’s Summit: a day for women pitching, speakers and workshops; connecting women to capital
Cowboy Ventures: A seed stage focused fund
Forerunner Ventures: Investors with a specialty in the retail sector
Girl Boss Foundation: Grants to female creatives pursuing entrepreneurial adventures
Global Fund for Women: makes grants and advocates globally for women’s human rights
Golden Seeds:  Angel investor network and fund investing in women entrepreneurs
Gotham Gal: Women investors investing in start-up companies that are technology based
Illuminate Ventures: Finds, funds and accelerates teams in the B2B/Enterprise cloud and mobile computing space
Isabella Capital: focuses on early stage, women-led companies or those operating in the women’s market
Intel Capital: $125M Diversity Fund focused on female and underrepresented minority entrepreneurs
Kapor Capital: invests in early stage companies with a focus on social impact products/services, and/or with female or minority founder(s)
Pipeline Fellowship:  Women investors investing in women led social enterprises
Plum Alley: Where women raise money
Portfolia: Entrepreneurial investors
Rivet Ventures: Investors in women-led markets
Smart Women Smart Ideas: A video platform of high quality original programming featuring female founders of consumer brands
SoGal Ventures: venture capital firm powered by two millennial women invests back in women
Texas Women Ventures: Capital funding for women-led companies
Valor Ventures: Focused investing in female founders
Women’s Capital Connection: Angel investors part of the OneKC alliance
Women Startup Challenge: crowd funding platform + $50,000 grant
Women’s Venture Fund:  Helps entrepreneurs through courses, counseling, credit and more
Women Venture: Helps women create and grow sustainable and profitable businesses

Incubators/Accelerators/Competitions

Cartier Women’s Initiative:  International business plan competition for women entrepreneurs
Center for Women and Enterprise: non-profit dedicated to helping women start and grow their businesses
Decoded: Provides courses in digital training for companies
Digital Undivided:  Programming focused on Black & Latino women founding tech companies
Double Digit Academy:  Training & workshops for women looking to raise venture capital
Dream ItAssist companies in desiring quickly and cost effectively
The Empower Lounge: helping women entrepreneurs start + grow their companies
Ernst & Young Entrepreneurial Winning Women Program: national competition that selects women entrepreneurs and then helps them grow their companies
FastTrac NewVenture: Workshop that helps women turn their business idea into reality
Female Founders Fund: Accelerator and Incubator for women
Female High Fliers Programme: an accelerator programme for female led startups which will specifically address the challenges facing female entrepreneurs
Ghostly Ferns: Design studio that helps with brand packaging, logotype and website design
In Good Company:  Co-working space for women entrepreneurs
J. Kelly Hoey: Expert in networking, community building and leadership.
Levo League: Professional development facilitator
Loyal: A community development studio.
MergeLane: discovers, accelerates and invests in exceptional women and the companies they run
Mighty Oak: Create short videos and web content
Make Mine a Million (Count Me In):  Helps women business grow into million dollar enterprises
Merge Lane: 12 week program for female entrepreneurs in Boulder, CO
NewMe Accelerator: residential technology start-up accelerator for businesses that are led by under-represented minorities
Own It Ventures:  Meet and market to Angel Investors, the Media, Retailers and Consumers
PolicyGenius: Helps startups buy insurance
Prosper: Trains and mentors female entrepreneurs
Refinery:  Transforming women led startups into scaleable businesses
She Owns It: Empowers women to write their own success stories!
Sequent Learning Networks: A training and advisory company focused on Product and Business Management
Springboard Enterprises:  Accelerator for women-led growth companies
Tigress Ventures: Virtual network for female entrepreneurs, professionals, and investors
The 85-Percent
:  Strategic branding & marketing consultancy, targeting women consumers
WBENC:  Get certified (as >51% women owned) and have access to business opportunities
Women 2.0:  Content, community and conferences for women innovators in tech
Women In Tech NYC:  Education, networking, mentorship and career development
Women In Wireless:  Empowers and develops female leaders in mobile and digital media
Women Founder Network: accelerator that connects women building businesses with the tools and resources
Women Launch: Growing women-founded startups and new business ventures
Women’s Startup LabHelps female founders become leaders and accelerates company growth
Women’s Small Business Accelerator: helps all women achieve their business ownership dreams through mentoring and education

Networking Groups

20/20 Shift: Encourages diversity in the workplace through education, mentorship and professional development
Bossbabe Netwerk: for millennial business women to connect, confess, and network
Dreamers & Doers: High-impact community of women who motivate and encourage each other
Female Entrepreneur Association: online hub with the mission of inspiring and empowering women to turn their ideas into a reality
Female Entrepreneurs of the World: supports gender equality and the advancement of women in entrepreneurship
In Good Company:  co-working space in NYC + in house coaching for women
Ispossible In Tech: An executive technology staffing agency
Lady Drinks: Features workshops, panel discussions, and networking events/dinners geared towards supporting the South Asian female entrepreneur
Lean In NYC: A larger umbrella group that focuses on educational impact, and it’s a meeting place for smaller exploration circles
Marie Forleo: tools and resources on how to drive a business
The Next Women: A business magazine that provides a hub for entrepreneurs, executives and investors to connect.
Women Centric: sharing news about individuals and organizations that fuel better career and business opportunities for working women
Women Who Brunch: Provides women a comfortable atmosphere to network, learn and connect
The Yellow Conference: a gathering for creative women who desire to ignite passion and bring goodness to the world through everyday living in Los Angeles, CA
Young Women Social Entrepreneurs: provides a network for women and information from all over the world

Educational Resources

Alicia Syrett (NYC Angel): Resources for entrepreneurs and podcasts
Athena: Entrepreneurship bootcamp for women
Black Girls Code: Devoted to increasing the number of women of color in the digital space.
Codify Academy: Learn the skills needed to become a web developer
Confident Communication: 
8-week online course that catapults your career by turning you into a happy, confident speaker.
The Chic CEO: online resource for female entrepreneurs
DevBootCamp:
 Tech community’s first immersive coding school focused on diversity
Freja Daily: daily tips and inspiration for the new generation of female entrepreneurs
Getting Started in UX: Specializes in product and brand development
Girls Who Code:  A national nonprofit organization working to close the gender gap in the technology and engineering sectors
Hello Fearless: online course for aspiring and current women entrepreneurs
Lean Product DevelopmentLaunch a product, create a website
The Lioness: a magazine whose mission is to elevate, educate and support female founders
One Month: Opportunities for entrepreneurs to learn to code, growth hack, and more!
Startup Pitch Deck Advice: by Adam Quinton, founder and CEO at Lucas Point Ventures
Start Up Chicks: community, coaching, and education for female entrepreneurs
Women Home Business: success stories of small and home-based women entrepreneurs