Many federal agencies provide grants and programs directed at issues having an impact on women.
Many SBA offerings for women including Small Business Grants, Loans and Counseling Programs are offered through state agencies.
Adam Braun, founder of Pencils of Promise, is giving nonprofits a no-nonsense way to bring entrepreneurship to the next level. Pencils of Promise is a philanthropic organization that focuses on forming sustainable educational programs, and forging long-lasting, partnerships with communities. The organization aims to increase access to quality education and impact students and their families in high-need communities throughout Laos, Ghana and Guatemala.