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To help level the playing field, some organizations offer business grants specifically designed to empower women business owners. Applying for grants can take considerable time and effort, and they're often highly competitive. But since the funds don't need to be repaid, small business grants are a powerful financial tool that can give your business a much-needed boost.

Here are 20 business grants for women: 17 from private organizations and 3 from the federal government.
The WSFS CARES Foundation brings WSFS' mission of We Stand for Service® to life across the communities we serve. The mission of the WSFS CARES Foundation is to support qualified nonprofit service organizations within our regional footprint that are invested in improving communities, fostering a spirit of inclusion and diversity, and whose focus aligns with the WSFS CARES Foundation's transformational vision. For more information, please visit
Nonprofits in the D.C. area, as they struggle during COVID-19, can turn to the Alliance for Nonprofits for an array of consulting services.