Fifth Third Foundation Announces $300,000 Grant to WBENC LIFT Financial Center of Excellence
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Fifth Third Foundation Announces $300,000 Grant to WBENC LIFT Financial Center of Excellence

The Fifth Third Foundation has announced a threeyear, $300,000 grant to the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) LIFT Financial Center of Excellence. This grant aims to provide women business owners with comprehensive financial support and resources, including education, coaching, networking, and funding opportunities. The WBENC LIFT Financial Center of Excellence, established to advance gender…

OCON Therapeutics Secures $10 Million Investment Led by RH Capital
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OCON Therapeutics Secures $10 Million Investment Led by RH Capital

OCON Therapeutics, a World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer, specializes in revolutionizing drug delivery systems for womens health. The company announced the successful completion of a $10 million investment round aimed at advancing innovative solutions for prevalent uterine pathologies. The funding will enhance OCONs ability to provide groundbreaking treatments through its proprietary 3D drug delivery system….

Solis Mammography acquires MUSIC Mammography and Ultrasound Imaging Center in Gainesville, Florida
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Solis Mammography acquires MUSIC Mammography and Ultrasound Imaging Center in Gainesville, Florida

Solis Mammography, a premier womens health company and the nations largest independent provider of specialized breast health services, has acquired MUSIC Mammography and Ultrasound Imaging Center in Gainesville, Florida. The acquisition aims to enhance patient access to leadingedge health and wellness services, particularly in the area of breast imaging. This move will continue Solis Mammographys…

Materna Medical Secures $20 Million in Series B2 Financing Round
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Materna Medical Secures $20 Million in Series B2 Financing Round

Materna Medical, a leading innovator in womens pelvic health solutions, has closed the first round of a $20 million Series B2 financing led by InnovaHealth Partners and key existing investors like Wavemaker ThreeSixty Health, Kimera Limited, Womens Venture Capital Fund, Golden Seeds, Band of Angels, and Houston Angel Network. Materna Medical is a novel OBGYN…

Mae Health Inc Secures Seed Funding to Enhance Black Maternal Health Outcomes
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Mae Health Inc Secures Seed Funding to Enhance Black Maternal Health Outcomes

Mae Health Inc, a technologyenabled services company, has successfully closed a seed funding round led by Jumpstart Nova. The funding will be used to scale Maes offerings aimed at improving Black maternal health outcomes. The company combines a digital engagement and risktracking platform with communitybased doula support to address disparities in maternal health outcomes, especially…

Sundial Media Group LLC Acquires Refinery29
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Sundial Media Group LLC Acquires Refinery29

Sundial Media Group LLC, a division of The Sundial Group of Companies led by Executive Chair Richelieu Dennis, has announced the acquisition of Refinery29, a digital media and entertainment platform focusing on women. The acquisition expands Sundials media properties, emphasizing their commitment to empowering authentic voices in the New General Market. Refinery29 will operate as…

Documentary Show Her The Money Empowers Women Entrepreneurs with Global Grassroots Tour
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Documentary Show Her The Money Empowers Women Entrepreneurs with Global Grassroots Tour

The documentary Show Her The Money, produced by Catherine Gray, sheds light on the challenges faced by women entrepreneurs in accessing venture capital. The film features prominent female investors supporting innovative women entrepreneurs striving for equality in the entrepreneurial space. Actress Sharon Gless, known for her groundbreaking roles in the entertainment industry, serves as a…

Kinbow LLC Acquires Majority Stake in Ashley Stewart
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Kinbow LLC Acquires Majority Stake in Ashley Stewart

Kinbow LLC, a company owned by Ram Ajjarapu with interests in various industries, has announced the acquisition of the majority stake in fashion retailer Ashley Stewart. Ashley Stewart is a leading retailer offering apparel, intimates, and accessories for women sizes 10 to 36 through brick-and-mortar stores and ecommerce. The strategic acquisition is aimed at bolstering…

Cadence OTC Launches Community Investment Round on Wefunder for Accessible Birth Control
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Cadence OTC Launches Community Investment Round on Wefunder for Accessible Birth Control

Cadence OTC, a public benefits consumer healthcare company based in Oakland, CA, is dedicated to increasing access to over-the-counter (OTC) contraceptives, particularly birth control pills. The company is on a mission to make birth control more affordable and accessible to all individuals. Currently, Cadence OTC is working with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)…

Cancer Grand Challenges Funds TOUCH, The Black Breast Cancer Alliance, for Global Cancer Research
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Cancer Grand Challenges Funds TOUCH, The Black Breast Cancer Alliance, for Global Cancer Research

Cancer Grand Challenges has announced funding for Team SAMBAI, led by Dr. Melissa Davis of Morehouse School of Medicine, as one of five global research teams receiving up to $25 million over five years. The funding will support interdisciplinary researchers worldwide in tackling tough cancer challenges, with a focus on breast, prostate, and pancreatic cancer…