Funding Sources

Grants

-  Connecticut Business Express

-  Echoing Green Fellowship - social change, grant and accelerator

-  Universities

-  Tory Burch Foundation - fashion, grant and programs

-  Kapor Foundation - social interest

-  Eileen Fisher Foundation


Loans

-  SBA

-  Silicon Valley Bank - traditional

-  Credibility Capital - female focused businesses targeted

-  Bond Street

-  Nomad Financial

-  SoFi

- SheO

-  Goldman Sachs Marcus Personal Loans


Venture Capital Funds


Crowdfunding

-  Kickstarter

-  Indegogo

- Ifundwomen  


-  Springboard - female focus

-  Mergelane - boulder, female focused

-  Entrepreneurs Rountable Accelerator (ERA) - traditional

-  Techstars - traditional

-  Grand Central Tech - traditional

-  BeeSpace - non profit

-  Refinery - female focused

Accelerators


-  Circleup - consumer companies

-  Angelist

-  Portofolia - female focus

Online Angel Investing Platforms


-  Golden Seeds - must have female founder

-  Plum Alley - must have female founder

-  Pipeline Angels - women led social entrepreneurs

-  37 Angels - women investors, traditional strategy

-  Vinetta Project - program and funding

-  Empire Angels - millennial investors, traditional strategy

-  NY Angels - traditional investors/strategy

-  Astia - female founders program and funding

Angel Groups