BUSINESS: The Independent Eye: Biz Tactics Funding Options for Women-Led Businesses Offer Resources and Counsel By Staff Thursday, March 23, 2023 8:15 AM The growth in entrepreneur-led businesses has taken off, but women-led businesses still account for a minority of those enterprises even though the percentages have increased. In 2021, there were some 49 percent of entrepreneur-led businesses. But there are over a dozen government-led agencies and organizations out there to help female-led businesses. A great wrap-up on these can be found at CO - The Chamber of Commerce resource site for small business. A special article, recently posted to CO, explains 16 sources of funding and a brief summary of how they work as well as links. Some examples include the Amber Grant Foundation, the Fearless Fund for women of color, GrantsForWomen and many, many others. CO is designed to help business owners, start-ups and experienced players, stay on top of all the news impacting small business. The organization and website is committed to help people start, run and grow small business. Small business news and updates can be found here.