Oct. 26, 2021 Success Circles Model Helps Women of Color Entrepreneurs to Build Bigger Bottom Lines


Sept. 29, 2021 Strength in Numbers:  Female Founders Exemplify the Growth, Success and Economic Power of Hispanic-Owned Businesses


August 9, 2021 — The Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership Welcomes Lynn J. Loacker of Davis Wright Tremaine to the Women of Color Connecting Leadership Council


March 31, 2021 3rd Annual Women of Color Connecting Summit Culminates With Announcement of $600K Investment From JPMorgan Chase


February 26, 2021  IFEl Welcomes Mary Giovinazzo, MSW, To The WOCCON Leadership Council

February 11, 2021 The Institute For Entrepreneurial Leadership welcomes Marlissa Hudson to the Women of Color Connecting Leadership Council. 

January 30, 2020 The Institute For Entrepreneurial Leadership Hosts the 2nd Annual  Women of Color Connecting Summit

August 12, 2019 — The Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership pilots Success Circles as an innovative approach to addressing the access to capital challenges faced by Women of Color entrepreneurs.

May 28, 2019 — 40 Dreams Catering, a Maplewood-based company that creates and delivers fresh meals to senior citizens and disabled adults across New Jersey, was chosen from among 35 entrants as the winner of the Alpha Alpha Lambda “Adopt-A-Business” Visionary Award through the IFEL Adopt-A-Business program.

November 28, 2018 The Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership (IFEL) today announced the IFEL Adopt-A-Business program to address the challenges faced by Women of Color entrepreneurs in accessing financial capital.