Volunteer

In fiscal year 2017 - 2018, 215 volunteers donated 2,365 hours of their time to help WomenVenture clients develop and grow profitable businesses. This contribution is valued at $238,849. Our volunteers truly make our work possible.

Become a WomenVenture Volunteer
Volunteer Information Session

Are you looking for a meaningful and impactful volunteer opportunity that leverages your professional business skills? Become a part of our mission-driven community and support women who are launching and growing profitable and sustainable businesses.

Upcoming Sessions: 

  • Monday, November, 19, 9:00 - 10:00 am 
  • Wednesday, November 28, 6:00 - 7:00 pm
  • Wednesday, December 19, 6:00 - 7:00 pm
  • Tuesday, January 8, 9:00 - 10:00 am
  • Thursday, January 17, 6:00 - 7:00 pm

More Information and REGISTER Here --> 

Become a Small Business Essentials Mentor

Each Small Business Essentials client is assigned a mentor to guide them through the course, to advocate and motivate them to graduate the course with an understanding in business basics and a completed business plan. Mentoring a WomenVenture client is an exciting opportunity to help a client glide from a business concept, into a fully developed business plan, ready to be used to launch a profitable and sustainable small business!! 

  • Mentors are required to attend Small Business Essentials orientation, this is where you'll meet your mentee and chat about their business concepts
  • Mentors are required to meet with their mentee for three - 90 minute in-person Checkpoint meetings
  • Mentors are asked to attend Session 15 or 16, Practice Pitch and Graduation

Learn more about Small Business Essentials mentoring and dates -->

Become an On-Call Consultant

Our clients are supported by a network of qualified volunteer business consultants.

  • Work one-on-one with clients at all stages of business development—launch, growth, and expansion
  • Provide support, refine ideas, and problem solve for a wide range of business types
  • Topics include: marketing, finance, operations (retail & service), legal, HR, and more
  • Meet with clients as your schedule permits

WomenVenture truly cares about seeing women succeed and it’s such a great resource for women who want to start their own business – why wouldn’t you want to be a part of that?

Ericka Miller