The Red Backpack Fund is an initiative started by The Spanx by Sara Blakely Foundation. The foundation donated $5 million to GlobalGiving to establish The Red Backpack Fund. GlobalGiving will be making at least 1,000 grants of $5,000 each to female entrepreneurs in the U.S. to help alleviate the immediate needs and support the long-term recovery of those impacted by this crisis. To learn more about The Red Backpack Fund, please visit GlobalGiving.org/RedBackPackFund
Eligible women-owned businesses:
Unfortunately, sole proprietorships (businesses owned and staffed by one person) and businesses that exclusively employ contractors are not eligible to apply for grants from The Red Backpack Fund at this time.