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Meet The Winners of Our Small Business Grants

We’re past excited to announce the 4 awardees of the inaugural The Everygirl’s Girls-Owned Enterprise Grant, powered by La Marca Prosecco. Every of those small companies will probably be awarded $5,000 in funding to take their firms to the subsequent stage.

Two of those winners have been determined by a public vote, and two extra have been chosen by our editorial crew. We’re so appreciative of everybody who took the time to submit a vote over the previous week. Over 5,000 of you voted—and created a really shut race for our 10 finalists!

We need to prolong an enormous congratulations to those 4 winners, and to not solely the six different small companies that have been in our prime 10, however each single one that took the time to use for this grant. Every software we acquired was wonderful, and we had a really arduous time narrowing it down due to that. We’re so excited to see how this grant continues to develop within the coming years!

We encourage you to take the time to study every of those extraordinary women-owned companies, and assist them in any manner which you could—whether or not that be by a product or membership buy, a observe on social media, or sharing them together with your family and friends.

Now—drumroll please—listed here are our 4 grant winners!

 


 




 

“At 26 years previous I used to be identified with a cervical tumor that was linked to chemical compounds present in 90 % of the female hygiene choices on cabinets. I additionally found that almost all of those have been designed by males, ergonomically uncomfortable, and dangerous for the atmosphere.”

 

Concerning the Enterprise

 

Femly is subscription field for female/interval merchandise with clear, plant-based substances. There’s additionally the choice to buy merchandise individually and not using a subscription. For each buy, Femly supplies donations to organizations selling interval fairness, racial fairness, and equality. In addition they donate merchandise and extra to organizations that improve entry to these in want.

 

Firm Mission Assertion

 

Femly merges neighborhood and hi-tech manufacturing to supply more healthy private care alternate options and schooling.

 

$5,000 Plan

 

Half of the cash will probably be used to amass further month-to-month subscription field subscribers, driving income. The opposite $2,500 will assist Femly land their first main contract by making it doable to supply alternate product packaging for hospitality placements. 
















 




 

“Marriage ceremony planning was powerful and nerve-racking past what it must be. It was tough to seek out all the knowledge we have been in search of in a single place; it was tough to seek out distributors; it was tough to check pricing info; it was tough to find out real-time availability; and in lots of instances, it was tough simply to get somebody to select up the telephone. What must be a enjoyable course of turned out to be horrendous.”

 

Concerning the Enterprise

 

Pyaari Weddings is an internet platform the place couples can discover marriage ceremony distributors, their pricing, and all the knowledge wanted to decide, slicing out the fee and wish for a marriage planner. It simply shows marriage ceremony vendor info for greater than 1000+ distributors in eight totally different cities, throughout america. Primarily based on person picks, a person is delivered a ultimate marriage ceremony plan in lower than 5 minutes. Pyaari Weddings additionally affords consulting companies, marriage ceremony merchandise sourced from native artisans in India, and open supply recommendation and enter by way of weblog posts.

 

Firm Mission Assertion

 

Plan your dream marriage ceremony in lower than 5 minutes!

 

$5,000 Plan

 

Pyaari Weddings will probably be utilizing a portion of the grant to focus extra on rising their footprint in addition to furthering their community with native artisans in Asia. They are going to be increasing advertising methods by further social media channels, e-commerce software program, and sponsorships. Moreover, the funds will assist to construct their community by attending marriage ceremony expos, Asian bridal conferences, and sourcing and dealing with native artisans in Asia. Lastly, Pyaari Weddings will probably be hiring an intern.
















 

 


 




 

“I spent my free time snapping pictures of my daughter in cute outfits, working with huge identify manufacturers, and later turning that right into a enterprise as a model photographer for feminine creatives and entrepreneurs. I’ve now expanded my enterprise to inventory images for Girls of Coloration and girls who need to create a extra inclusive model.”

 

Concerning the Enterprise

 

Colorjoy Inventory is a membership-based service that gives manufacturers with entry to a library of inventory photos celebrating variety in all physique varieties and pores and skin tones, in addition to different enterprise assets. New clear, impartial, photos are uploaded weekly.

 

Firm Mission Assertion

 

To empower girls to create extra freedom of their lives by their inventive companies, and assist them inventive model visuals that mirror their persona, private type, and the work they like to do!

 

$5,000 Plan

 

Colorjoy Inventory will probably be utilizing the funds to put money into product and tools to develop their inventory images library, in addition to to rent much more numerous fashions of all pores and skin tones, shapes, and sizes.
















 




 

“We knew the kind of skincare merchandise we have been in search of, however couldn’t discover them in retailer. We tried numerous merchandise that have been too costly and didn’t meet our expectations, leaving us disillusioned and out of cash. Annoyed however motivated, we determined to develop our personal line of skincare merchandise.”

 

Concerning the Enterprise

 

Brown and Coconut produces plant-based face and physique care merchandise. After researching and figuring out the substances Letisha and Zeena discovered efficient in therapeutic their very own pores and skin, they got here up with formulation that matched their wants: plant-based powerhouse merchandise that did precisely what they stated.

 

Firm Mission Assertion

 

Our mission is to supply experiential plant-based merchandise that assist the ingredient-conscious particular person create delightfully lavish private care moments whereas addressing their skincare wants. As a model, we worth authenticity, accessibility, and a excessive ethical code. Merely put, we attempt to be there for our clients and do proper by them, all the time.

 

$5,000 Plan

 

Brown and Coconut will probably be utilizing the funding to companion with a skin-care manufacturing lab that may manufacture their merchandise on a bigger scale in order that they’ll proceed to develop. At present, they manufacture their merchandise themselves, which will be time-consuming and prevents them from specializing in different points of the corporate. 
















 


 

The Everygirl’s Girls-Owned Enterprise Grant is powered by:




 

La Marca Prosecco is a chic glowing wine grown within the coronary heart of Italy’s Prosecco area. La Marca Prosecco believes in celebrating the enjoyment in on a regular basis moments, together with the tireless work that so many small enterprise house owners undergo to make their goals come true. A concentrate on profession empowerment has all the time been a part of The Everygirl’s mission, and La Marca Prosecco’s beneficiant donation permits us to supply funding for girls in enterprise who’re enthusiastic about what they do.
Let’s increase a glass to that!



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