Vend Raleigh Support Small Business Holiday Gift Guide

Now more than ever small businesses need the help and the support of their communities and we at Vend Raleigh are here to help! As a way to support our community and our Directory Members, we are excited to launch the 2020 Vend Raleigh Support Small Business Holiday Gift Guide! Starting December 1st we will be featuring a new Directory …

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We need you! Call for Community Leaders and Advisory Board!

  Do you want to make an impact in a BIG way? We are looking for… Community Group Leaders + Advisory Board Members!   Hi friends!  How is your “Monday” going?  I feel like all of the days are starting to blend together?  Does anyone else feel the same?  Funny enough, I have always loved Mondays.  I’ve looked at them as a …

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Say Hello to Amber!

Did you hear the BIG news?     I am so excited to announce that Amber of Amber Foster Smith Photography is the new owner and leader of Vend Raleigh!  Most of you already know her and recognize her as an active member within our community, an educator and a fierce advocate for women entrepreneurs.  She currently serves as the leader …

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Welcome the NEW Leader and Owner of Vend Raleigh…

  Yesterday I shared with you how being a small business owner has made a big impact both on me personally and in the life of my family. Growing Vend Raleigh has made one of the biggest impacts in my life and I am grateful for the impact it has made in the lives of so many other women entrepreneurs. …

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It’s a New Season

I remember the first $40 check I received in my first small business.  I took my family out for a mexican dinner and I couldn’t have been prouder. Then I took my extended family to Disney, on my dime. This small business was making a big impact on our lifestyle and my potential. I became more confident in the value …

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Special Event | Financial Planning + Mastermind Session

Two sessions. One impactful morning. Our first hour will be spent with representatives of Northwestern Mutual to  discuss financial planning specific to entrepreneurs. Our second hour will be a one time Mastermind session. Bring your top business concerns and gain valuable insight from local business leaders.  Knowledge is power. Let’s brave these financial concerns together and start a conversation. When …

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Living in Balance

With the start of a new year, I always spend time evaluating the past year.  Being a Mom to two teenagers and running two businesses can be challenging at times.  I like to look back and think did I spend time doing things with the people that matter most to me.  Did I feel like I was always being torn …

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Join Vend Raleigh’s Mastermind Group

Special Offer to Vend Raleigh Business Leaders Boost Your Year with Vend Raleigh Mastermind Group We would like to offer you real support to boost your year in a way that will support your business, your personal growth and will create a deeper connection with other Vend Raleigh Women Business Leaders. Join Our Vend Mastermind Group and take your business to …

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Becoming a Fearless Storyteller

Hey y’al!, I’m Carrie Grace. I cannot wait for Illuminate October 4th for us to all to together inspiring one another in the power of storytelling!   Women are brought up in culture that teaches them to self doubt and question their worth. As a result, women tend to shy away from opportunity, or don’t go apply for jobs if …

Community Meeting with Kathy Howard

Monday, September 25th at 11am Kathy Howard Portrait Studio 14 Glenwood Ave, Ste 13-B, Raleigh, NC * If you determine you cannot attend and you have previously registered, please let us know, by email, so that we can open the space back up to others. [email protected]