How Women Invest (HWI) is deeply rooted in How Women Lead’s mission to disrupt the antiquated and unequal landscape impacting women. Living by the How Women Lead credo, How Women Invest is dedicated towards shifting the venture capital landscape by supporting women-led companies, with a focus on women of color.
Our core mission is to bring gender equity to both founders and funders in the venture capital ecosystem.
OUR THEORY OF CHANGE
Build A Movement
Engage Stakeholders and partner organizations to drive action and momentum together.
Change the Culture
More women-owned companies are funded & more women-self identify as investors, growing their wealth.
The economic imperative of investing in women-owned companies influences the behavior of investors & markets and inspires investors to invest.
DISRUPTING THE VENTURE ECOSYSTEM