Join us in our mission to help girls and young women realize their capabilities in business and gain confidence to step into anything.  Your dollars go directly to help local young women in the Chicago area build confidence and become future business leaders. 

Whether sponsoring a student’s tuition, meals, or contributing to our awards fund, every dollar is deeply important. Thank you for being part of our vision to build the future for women…today!  Your contribution will directly contribute to the growth, wellbeing, and development of our students.

Thank you to our current Donors:


Stout Development Services Inc.

Bill Bass Foundation

Thank you to our current in Kind Contributors:

Your Donation Makes A Difference

Female Strong is made possible by the generous support of forward-thinking individuals and businesses here in our community.

Speak with us today about making a donation in support of our organization, or click the “Make Donation” button to instantly give.

Support Female Strong through Amazon

Every time you shop on Amazon, you can help our Female Strong® / YEA! non-profit organization. All you need to do is to follow these steps:

  • Log in to your Amazon account through the website OR from the Amazon app. (To access from app, open the app and find ’Settings’ in the main menu (☰). Tap on ‘AmazonSmile’ and follow the on-screen instructions to turn on AmazonSmile on your phone)
  • Type Female Strong as a supporting organization in the lower right corner and click search.
  • It should be the first organization that pops up (Chicago, IL and incorporated in 2014). Click select.
  • Check the box “Yes, I understand that I must always start at to support Female Strong.” and start shopping.
  • Note, you always need to login through website in order for Amazon to give back 0.5% of your purchase.

All of the Amazon Smiles proceeds support all of our programs, including Book Groups, Idea Camp, YEA! Chicago, and more.

Let us know if you have any questions and we are happy to help!