We all know a woman who rocks or a boss babe, but do you know how many fierce females we have right here in Columbus? So many women have chosen to make Ohio their home as well as the home for their business.
To celebrate we are having an open house on Saturday May 19th from 11am-2pm for tons of local incredible women owned businesses! Stop by to meet fierce females that create, hustle and design right here in our town. From salsa to soap and from cocktails to crafts we will have them all here to meet, greet and tell you what it's like owning a business as a woman in Columbus! There may even be a few tasty samples! :)
Carmen Owens will be there from Grass Skirt Tiki Room making some exotic brunchy cocktails, Chef Kuukua from Asempe Kitchen will be selling her delicious Ghanaian cuisine, featuring an all vegan menu! Check back later for menu and cocktail specifics!
Best of all, 5% of all our sales from the day will go to WELD Columbus, WELD's mission is to develop and advance women's leadership to strengthen the economic prosperity of the communities it serves. See below for more details about the women this incredible organization serves!
RSVP on Eventbrite and be entered to win a gift basket loaded with gifts from all our local ladies!
Make sure to stop by that Saturday and support these amazing local woman that make delicious and beautiful things! We all spend money every week, vote with your dollar and encourage more female entrepreneurs here in Ohio!
Check out the entire list of vendors below, visit their websites and let us know who you are most excited to meet! Check back often for more additions as we draw closer!
Wayward Adventure Company
Root 23 Simple Syrups
Jewelweed Floral Studio
Lopaus Point Gluten Free Waflles
RIdiculously Good Salsa
Pouf Cotton Candy
Bake Me Happy Gluten Free
Lapp it Up Kombucha
Pork & Pickles
The Grass Skirt Tiki Room
The Cheesecake Girl
Copia Farms Eggs
The Tart Peach
Double Comfort Hot Sauce
5% of all proceeds from sales that day will go to WELD Columbus. Details about what exact programs your donation will support below:
Donations made at today's event will become part of our “Building Community Bridges” program which provides scholarships to the annual WELD Leadership Conference.
WELD reaches out to other central Ohio organizations to provide
these scholarships to women participating in these organizations’ programs so that they can attend WELD’s leadership conference as a place to continue their leadership development. (We are pleased to announce the 2018 beneficiaries of our scholarship program. Program participants of Dress for Success, The Latina Mentoring Academy, the New Directions Career Center, the YWCA, scholarship recipients of the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Central Ohio Chapter, E3 participants of the Women’s Leadership Council of United Way of Central Ohio and the Women’s Center for Economic Opportunity are eligible for these scholarships.)
Donate to this program and be part of the movement to extend
leadership development to deserving women in our community who are striving for economic stability and independence. Thank you for supporting WELD’s mission!