We are excited to share WEPOWER St. Louis has launched its $1.5 million fund to invest in Black and Latinx entrepreneurs in North St. Louis. Mission Driven Finance is a founding partner of Elevate/Elevar Capital and will continue to support with fund administration.
See press coverage on this place-based fund here and here.
In photo (L–R): WEPOWER’s Keisha Mabry Haymore, director of entrepreneurship; Charli Cooksey, founder and CEO; and Yoni Blumberg, vice president of community wealth build. Photo credit: Nyara Williams. Location: Apiary @ the Park in Hyde Park, founded by Fatimah Muhammad, a member of the WEPOWER community.