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How four Midwest women-owned businesses launched a nationwide voting initiative

1 month ago   |   By Fortune

Betsy Blancett Nacrelli​ knew how she wanted to use her platform this election year. The founder and CEO of Joya , a St. Louis, Missouri-based jewelry shop, was already donating 10% of her sales to nonprofits that improves women's lives, and she felt getting women to vote was a natural extension of that mission. So Nacrelli teamed up up with three other women-run businesses-Golden Gems, Leisa Renae and 2Lu-to form She Votes , a campaign that provides resources and information about the voting process with the ultimate goal of getting more women to the voting booths by November 3.
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