The Helm is an early-stage venture firm investing in game-changing companies founded by women through our fund and investor membership.
The Helm Fund has invested nearly $1.5M of seed capital in 11 of the most promising female-founded companies across the country.
Membership to our Investor Community allows individuals to make direct investments into female-founded companies. This is for novice and experienced investors alike who are committed to putting their dollars—small or large—behind the next wave of women-led innovation.
When women have more money, they have more power. Is there a greater threat to the patriarchy than that?Fortune
Organizations like The Helm make it more accessible for women of all walks of life to think about, be curious about, and test what it means to invest in women.Elle
A brand assortment that would impress even the savviest, hard-to-please shopper.Refinery29
For women—and men—who want to support other women, The Helm curates both products and people on a single platform to make it easier to shop with intention.Forbes
Everything from the initial brainstorming to the final design and even the photo and video shoot, has been led by women.Essence
The Helm’s next VC fund is focused on building future generations of female business owners.The Hollywood Reporter
The real call to action is for women to think differently about their capital, and to understand the power they have as investors.Robb Report
This platform is targeted for new conscious consumers who want their product purchases to make an impact.Trendhunter
The Helm’s aim is to attract people to one platform where they can invest or spend their money on companies built and led by women.WWD
It’s about empowering women to use shopping as a real means of smashing the patriarchy.Vogue
It’s the first site of its kind to allow shoppers such a hands-on role in financing the next generation of female business leaders.The Zoe Report
It’s essential for female voices to have a role in driving the innovations, companies, and cultures that define our future.Brit + Co