Ready, Set, Raise Applications are now open!

Calling all women and non-binary founders! The time has come. Applications are open for the next cohort of Ready Set Raise, the “Y Combinator for Female Founders”. Now in its fourth year, Ready Set Raise has achieved demonstrable results for women founders seeking their first round of VC funding. We started Ready Set Raise 4 […] [...]

Investors, Innovators, Influencers – Kange Kaneene, Vice President, SAP.iO Foundries North America – SAP

Tell us about the professional journey that took you where you are today. What major lessons did you learn along the way? In high school before I went to college, I did not know what to study, so my dad suggested computer science. He made that suggestion because in high school I would spend a […] [...]

4th Annual Champion Awards Honors Champions of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion across America

SEATTLE – June 29th 2021 – The Female Founders Alliance (FFA), an organization dedicated to achieving equitable representation among business owners and leaders, celebrated champions of intersectional gender equity at the fourth annual Champion Awards. Finalists for the awards were selected from hundreds of nominations submitted by FFA’s community. Winners were chosen after tallying thousands […] [...]

Press Release: Female Founders Alliance announces inaugural leadership summit.

Headliners include a NASA Rocket Scientist, Owner of 4X WNBA Champions Seattle Storm and the Most Powerful Woman on Wall Street. SEATTLE, WA – The Female Founders Alliance will bring together a slate of trailblazing speakers for its inaugural leadership Summit, to be held online this October. Summit guests will enjoy three days of inspirational, […] [...]

Meet the 2021 Champion Awards Finalists

The first Black woman to ring the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange. A sexual & gender based violence activist who was invited to speak at the Vatican. The first Latinx founder, male or female, to raise $1M in Equity Crowdfunding. These are just some of the incredible leaders that make up this […] [...]