The Women's Tea + Trunk Show is an event to support local female businesses and an opportunity to meet other Chicagoans who believe in the economic and creative power of women.
Join our gathering of creative women as we showcase, sell and promote handmade goods and endeavors from local female entrepreneurs and small business owners. Beverages and bites will be available.
Women’s Health Foundation
Women’s Health Foundation is a nonprofit organization committed to improving women’s pelvic health and wellness. Copies of Below Your Belt, a girl’s guide to her pelvic health, will be available.
The Tulle Project
The Tulle Project is more than an online store for skirts. It’s a place for women and girls to look and feel beautiful and feminine—also encouraged, connected, and empowered. We feature six-layered skirts in beautiful tulle and trims to match any mood or occasion. They're perfect for big celebrations like birthday parties, bride and baby showers, bridesmaids outfit, and also a romantic night with your love, or brunch with your tribe. For every tulle skirt you buy, we donate a tutu to a children's hospital to help brighten a child's day!
Back in 2012, friends Michele and Beth began to dream about a sparkling drink that would capture the taste and character of Michigan's Fruitbelt. Blending Beth's mind for chemistry and Michele’s skill at invention, the two made their tonic as a lush, tart postcard from the Fruitbelt
Le Coeur Watches
Inspired by the world and designed in Chicago, each Le Coeur timepiece is named after the city that inspired it and every purchase helps to serve the greatest need of a different partner charity each month. Le Coeur isn't just the minimalist's favorite time teller, it's a movement that aims to give back and impact the communities around us.
Kathmandu Yogi is a local, woman-owned purveyor of ethically made, limited edition meditation and yoga accessories handcrafted by female artisans in Nepal. Their signature meditation cushions and yoga bags are made from Tibetan brocade silks, indigenous Bhutanese woven fabric and Nepali cotton. The company’s mission is to improve the quality of life for disadvantaged and impoverished populations in Nepal, while educating locally about the global implications of the choices we make as consumers.
Heshima Kenya is the first organization devoted to identifying and protecting unaccompanied and separated refugee children and youth, especially girls, young women, and their children living in Kenya. Our shelter, education, and community outreach services, coupled with local resources and the refugee community, empower this population to live healthy lives. By providing resources for long-term support, refugee girls and young women become catalysts for strengthening networks creating sustainable change within the local and global communities.
Stanton Ventures offers a wide array of data-related services, such as tracking implementation, building and maintaining data warehouses, along with reporting, monitoring, and alerting services.
Make No Small Plans
No Small Plans is a graphic novel from the Chicago Architecture Foundation that follows the neighborhood adventures of teens in Chicago's past, present and future as they wrestle with designing the city they want, need and deserve.
Tiesta Tea was founded by two college entrepreneurs and is on a mission to create understandable, affordable and accessible loose leaf tea blends. In 2010, two childhood best friends turned into business partners dedicated to creating flavorful and functional loose leaf tea to help everyone find a tea that fits their lifestyle. Today, Tiesta Tea can be found nationwide in 6,000 specialty, natural and conventional grocery stores along with hundreds of cafes. We use natural fruits, herbs and spices to enhance the flavor and function of tea giving you a natural way to energize, slenderize, relax, boost immunity, and stay young.