Angel Investors Looking for Women Entrepreneurs

Angel Investors Looking for Women Entrepreneurs

Check out this listing of women’s investor circles (or groups specifically interested in investing in women entrepreneurs) and find the perfect one to help accelerate your business! (listed alphabetically by region) AFRICA Kenya and Southern Africa Kenya Women Investment Company: This group of female investors in eastern and southern Africa invests primarily in real estate to(…)

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The “F” Word: Female Social Entrepreneurs Share Stories of Failure

The “F” Word: Female Social Entrepreneurs Share Stories of Failure

Many female social entrepreneurs in the girltank network  have struggled with having to close down their ventures or have made colossal mistakes personally and professionally. And some have agreed to briefly tell their stories below. Take in some of their hard-learned lessons, and maybe it will help you move more easily through your own trials. Let’s(…)

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Top Innovations in Education

Top Innovations in Education

Add these creative, enthusiastic and out-of- the-box educational initiatives to schools around the world, and we think you will have in-hand the best recipes for cool and engaged learning for all kids everywhere! BELGIUM StreetwiZe Mobile Schools Arnoud Raskin, founder After 16 years of working in the world’s slums, Arnoud and his team concluded that(…)

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The “F” Word: Sapna Shahani

The “F” Word: Sapna Shahani

Sapna Shahani, Goa, India WAVE [Sapna discusses what she thinks is the biggest problem for Indian girls.] Sapna Shahani started WAVE (Women Aloud Videoblogging Empowerment) in India in 2009. Her dream was to give young women from states throughout India video cameras and training as citizen journalists. She charged these young women with capturing stories(…)

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