Fearless Fund Creates Opportunities For Women-Led Teams
Entrepreneur, philanthropist, best-selling author, and PR and marketing guru Arian Simone launched the Fearless Fund along with actress and entrepreneur Keshia Knight Pulliam. The Cosby Show actress, Keshia is now a fearless business leader, the founder of the spice line Keshia’s Kitchen and the mastermind behind the nonprofit The Kamp Kizzy Foundation.
The Fearless Fund has hosted pitch competitions at the Facebook & Spanx Headquarters and has partnered with major brands like Coca-Cola, UrbanSkinRX, and Bumble.
Fearless Fund, built by women of color for women of color, invests in women of color led businesses seeking pre-seed, seed level or series A financing. Their mission is to bridge the gap in venture capital funding for women of color founders building scalable, growth aggressive companies.
Fearless Fund has already launched a $5 Million Dollar VC Fund and has partnered with advisors like Opportunity Hub CEO, Rodney Sampson, and The 22 Fund Managing Partner, Tracy Gray. Early investors for Fearless Fund include actress and producer, Marsai Martin, celebrity OBGYN, Dr. Jacqueline Waters, the Chattanooga VC fund, and The JumpFund just to name a few.
Check out their portfolio of startups here and stay connected with them so you’re aware of upcoming pitch competitions, programs, and other upcoming opportunities for female entrepreneurs of color.