Items Tagged with 'Michigan Women's Foundation'


Pitch competition sends six new businesses on their way

Michigan Women’s Foundation pumps $35K into woman-owned firms.

October 23, 2015
When Nikki Thompson Frazier was approached about participating in the Michigan Women’s Foundation’s Entrepreneur-You Plan & Pitch competition, it turned out to be just the push she needed. Read More

Pitch contest features women-owned firms

Entrepreneurs are competing to win up to $10,000 to help with startup costs.

September 11, 2015
For the first time, an upcoming competition will give West Michigan women entrepreneurs a shot at up to $10,000, as well as access to support services and technical assistance to further their paths toward owning a successful business. Read More

Foundation honors women of achievement and courage

April 17, 2015
At a dainty 5-foot-2, Rachel Chong doesn’t possess the stature or the carpentry skills to help build a house. Read More

Foundation honors women for achievements and courage

Five leaders will be recognized for how they influenced their surroundings.

April 18, 2014
Five West Michigan women are being recognized this week for their business leadership and other contributions at an annual event. Read More

Michigan Women's Foundation targets West Michigan

December 17, 2013
The Michigan Women’s Foundation has always had a strong West Michigan presence, but after 27 years, the organization will enhance its commitment to the region by opening an office in Grand Rapids. Read More