How have we helped?
The funds were raised by 21st Century Leaders, from the sale of Whatever It Takes products.
About Black Girl Ventures Foundation
Founded in 2016 by Shelly Bell, The Black Girl Ventures Foundation (BGV) empowers Black/Brown women to overcome challenges in accessing social and financial capital for business growth. BGV Style is the world's largest pitch competition for Black/Brown women founders, combining Shark Tank and Kickstarter to mobilise community support.
They’ve funded 450 women, hosted 50+ BGV Pitch Programs in 15 cities, and served 10,000+ founders. Participants generate $10M+ in revenue and support 3,000 jobs.