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This professional women’s association was founded in 2018 to recognize badass women in Fairfield County, to honor them, inspire others and to teach entrepreneurship skills to young women – our next generation of talent and leaders.

our 2019 goal

Raise $50,000
Sponsor 100 young girls to participate in a 6-week entrepreneurship program
designed by Harvard experts with ongoing mentoring.

mission

Empower women with the tools, support, confidence and mentoring they need to succeed
Establish a network of active and inspirational role models for women
Raise funds to support entrepreneurship & leadership programs for young women 

 
 
 
 
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criteria

professional

  1. Leadership: takes on leadership roles, great communicator, cultivates a healthy and positive company culture

  2. Team Builder: always looking for ways to build upon peoples strengths and encourages teamwork to overcome weaknesses

  3. Entrepreneurial Spirit: establishes high standards, takes risks, open minded, positive attitude, forever learner, always cultivating meaning relationships

  4. Strategic: develops a vision, sets goals for future growth, measures progress, strives for the best and for growth

  5. Innovative: pioneers new approaches, always exploring, leads research and development for new ideas and strategies

  6. Socially Responsible: makes a positive impact on society/communities and/or the environment, always thinking about how to help and support others

  7. Sustainability: strategic and mindful about people and the planet, someone who thinks long-term

  8. Development: creates projects that have the potential for future development, growth and sustainability

  9. Volunteerism: outstanding commitment to the community, volunteers to support non profit needs, knows the more you give, the more you get

  10. Achievements: consistently strives to achieve more, to make an impact on the community and/or society at large

personal

  1. Role Model: model citizen who is mindful about their actions and the impact they have upon others, has good intentions, seeks to inspire others

  2. Character: exceptional personal qualities: authentic, honest, reliable, dependable, collaborative, open-minded, good spirited, leader

  3. Present/Mindful: great listener, appreciates the importance and value in learning from others

  4. Supportive/Giving: tunes in, recognizes needs in the community and acts upon them, makes connections

  5. Curious: open minded, explores all options, a doer who seeks out new ideas and opinions, offers to share ideas

  6. Brave: overcomes unusual challenges, understands you must try and take risks to make changes, doesn’t let anything get in their way

  7. Bold: asks question and takes risks for good causes

  8. Mentorship: always giving back, takes time to teach others, mentors other and younger women - future talent

  9. Inspirational: is always thoughtful about inspiring others, works to make positive changes

  10. Kindness: performs exceptional acts of kindness, seeks doing the right thing

do you know a badass women?

*2020 Nominees must live or work in Fairfield County, CT
*Candidates must meet a minimum of 5 professional and 5 personal criteria

First & Last Name of Nominee *
First & Last Name of Nominee

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