The Red Backpack Fund
For billionaire and Spanx founder, Sara Blakely, a red backpack symbolizes starting small while dreaming big. During her formative years, she had a lucky red backpack that served as her go-to bag. In the spirit of entrepreneurship and supporting female business owners, Spanx and Global Giving are partnering to award grants ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 to women entrepreneurs. For profit and nonprofit female business owners are encouraged to apply and applications are accepted in multiple rounds. Every month Spanx and Global Giving will award 200 grantees until funds are exhausted. If you are a female entrepreneur or know someone who could benefit from this grant, please be sure to look into The Red Backpack Fund.
Also, this fund is accepts public donations. If you would like to donate to the fund and support female entrepreneurs during this turbulent time, please visit the link below to donate to The Red Backpack Fund.
Apply Online: https://www.globalgiving.org/redbackpackfund/
Deadline: Multiple rounds. Final round closes August 2020
If you need help applying for a grant or want other helpful business resources, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This series highlights grants that are available at the federal, state, and local levels. New grants are added every Friday.