OWIT-Toronto is a non-profit professional organization designed to promote women doing business internationally, by providing networking opportunities, export education and global business contacts. Members include women entrepreneurs, service providers and business women involved in international trade. OWIT-Toronto was the first Canadian chapter of the Organization of Women in International Trade (OWIT), a worldwide network of chapters promoting international trade and commerce.
Founded in 2011 with its Corporate office in Toronto, Canada, the Casa Foundation for International Development is a Canadian Registered Non Profit organization working to promote community and Infrastructure support Initiatives in the area of education, health, and infrastructure. Casafoundation social impact programs and initiatives are focused around these three-fold segments of the economy.
InVcap is an Investment Manager that provides accredited Investors access to investment opportunities in the frontier markets of Africa. Our investment focus is driven by the high growth opportunity in the Frontier Markets- which represents a total of 17 of the 20 fastest growing economies in the world. InVcap targets clients in the commercial real estate, hospitality, consumer, and tourism sectors and commits capital to develop support infrastructure for these projects
The Rise Up Pitch Competition is a new program to provide Black women entrepreneurs with the opportunity to develop skills, build networks and get the support they need to succeed through a pitch competition. Award winners will receive cash and/or services to support their business. For more information:
“Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change we seek”
Martin Luther King, Jr.