Up With Women

Background of the organization

Up With Women was founded in 2009 to support women who are homeless or at risk of homelessness with coaching and other support to help them find prosperous employment or start a business with the aim of permanently exiting poverty. 


Project description

Funding will enable Up With Women to scale its work by: 

  • Reaching more marginalized women in new geographies, including through an online coaching delivery model, and an expanded coach network.
  • Improving their in-house technology capabilities for program management.
  • Growing their existing capacity with new partnerships to ensure sustainability. 


  • 2021-2023
  • $ 300,000
  • Funding Type: Past Initiatives
  • Funding Stream: Communities
  • Initiatives: Social Innovation Fund