Women are fueling the economic growth in America- from the board room to Main Street. Over the last 9 years, women-owned businesses have grown at nearly 5 Small Town Legacies Nominations Downtown Divas. Small Towns. Main Street. Photo: J. Austintimes the national average. There are now over 11 million women-owned businesses*. Walk through any small town’s downtown region and you are likely to find more women-owned businesses opening.

It’s not just business owners either. Our “Downtown Divas” include some of the behind-the scenes workers too. Did you know that many small towns have a Downtown or “Main Street” program, and that many of them are led by women? I know this is true, because I’m one of those people, and I work with many of them!

We want to celebrate all the great ways women are helping our Small Towns’ Downtowns and Main Streets thrive!

If you know someone who would make a great “Small Town Legacy”, nominate them today!

It’s easy, and could take as little as 5 minutes. Just fill out the form below and ‘submit’.

We’ll review your nomination and get back to you soon.

If we do choose your nominee, we will profile them and they may become one of our ‘featured’ legacies!

Being nominated makes people feel good. It lets them know someone appreciates their hard work and contributions, and cared enough to recognize them.

Send an email to: SmallTownLegacies@gmail.com

Be sure to use Subject Line: Legacy Nomination

 

 

*2016 State of Women-Owned Businesses Report