Grant Recipients

January Amber Grant Awarded to The New Norm | Grants for Women in Business – Women in Business Article

Last Monday, we announced the January Amber Grant finalists. Today, we’re delighted to share the recipient and the qualifier for our $10,000 year-end Amber Grant. Congratulations to Lauren Choi, Founder and CEO of  The New Norm. We caught up with Lauren to help shed light on her mission and her future goals. WN: What problem does The New Norm highlight how do you plan to solve it? LC: It came to my attention that America is facing a recycling crisis…

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December Amber Grant Awarded to Access Trax | Grants for Women in Business – Wonen in Business Article

On Thursday, we announced our December Amber Grant Finalists. Today, we’re excited to reveal the $1,000 recipient and the 1st qualifier for our $10,000 year-end Amber Grant. Congratulations to Kelly Twichel, Co-Founder of Access Trax. Their signature product — Beach Trax — is the only foldable, lightweight and temporary pathway designed to provide access over uneven terrain such as sand, gravel, dirt, or grass. In our interview below, Kelly shares how the idea came about, supplies advice for other aspiring…

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November Amber Grant Awarded to Music Therapy St. Louis | Grants for Women in Business – Women in Business Article

Last Monday, we announced our November Amber Grant Finalists.  Today, we’re delighted to reveal the $1,000 recipient and the first qualifier for the 2019 year-end Amber Grant. Congratulations to Jaime Wilhite and Tracie Sandheinrich, owners of Music Therapy St. Louis. MTSTL’s talented team offers board certified music therapy services and consultation to their community. You’ll learn about their incredible work — and their plans for the future — in our interview below. WN: Share how Music Therapy St. Louis came about JW: As…

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October Amber Grant Awarded to Locker Lifestyle | Grants for Women in Business – Women in Business Article

On Friday, we announced our October Amber Grant Finalists.  Today, we’re delighted to reveal the $1,000 recipient and the qualifier for our $10,000 year-end Amber Grant. Congratulations to Katarina Samardzija, Founder of Locker Lifestyle. A college student and athlete, Katarina’s career path took an unexpected turn due to one unfortunate experience. Read about that — and much more — in her insightful interview. WN: Share the genesis of Locker Lifestyle — and how that turned into three patent-pending products KS: I play…

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