Athenas collaborate with regional and national women business organizations to grow female entrepreneurs. Athenas provide a community of support for women entrepreneurs, connecting them with the appropriate organizations listed below:


Regional Resources


Central Exchange | Female membership organization that provides a venue and voice for women to reach their full personal and professional potential.

KC SourceLink | A regional network of 200+ business-building resources for aspiring and existing business owners.

KC Women in Technology (KC WiT) | KC WiT works to grow the number of women in technology careers in the Kansas City area by hosting educational programs, networking events and volunteer opportunities.

Kauffman Foundation | Dedicated to advancing and establishing global entrepreneurs throughout educational programs and community events.

PIPELINE | Pipeline is an exclusive community of entrepreneurial leaders building high growth companies in the Midwest.

WiSTEMM | Women in STEMM works to promote and advance the women who work in the fields of science, technology, engineering, math and medicine.

Women’s Business Center | WBC develops, counsels and mentors women in all stages of business development and growth.

Women’s Capital Connection | WCC is committed to investing in women-led ventures in the Kansas City region.

The University of Missouri Small Business and Technology Development Center  (SBTDC) | Provides counseling, expertise and education to entrepreneurs to grow their business. The SBTDC specializes in analysis, training and guidance needed in small business and tech ventures.

National Resources and News

Chic CEO

In Good Company

National Association of Women business owners (NAWBO)

Project Eve

Women 2.0

Entrepreneur.Com / Women