Press Release submitted to news outlets: Founding Females helps women get businesses off the ground A local female-led organization proves to be a game changer for female small business owners in Central Illinois. Founding Females will honor its first anniversary with a ribbon cutting ceremony at Loftie Spaces and Events on January 6th at 4:30p. Peoria, Illinois, December 31, 2021 - A ribbon cutting ceremony will mark local female-run business, Founding Females?, first anniversary. The Founding Females ribbon cutting ceremony will include an announcement from Founding Females? founder, Francie Hinrichsen, about the strong future anticipated for the organization, networking with community leaders, and light refreshments. Founding Females is dedicated to empowering female-run businesses with education, community, and inspiration. The hosting site of the ribbon cutting ceremony, Loftie Spaces and Events at 725 SW Washington St, is a Peoria-based female-owned business which will also host the organization?s women entrepreneur conference on March 5, 2022 called ?Founding Females | Central Illinois? where hundreds of women are expected to gather to learn about growing a successful business. ?It?s time we champion women entrepreneurs who are redefining the trajectory of small business. Foremost, women need a community of peers, relevant resources that speak to their unique life circumstances, and guidance from seasoned business owners. That?s the mission of Founding Females.? Francie Hinrichsen said. _ Founding Females is a Central Illinois-based business founded in 2021 by seasoned entrepreneur, Francie Hinrichsen, MBA. The organization assists all kinds of female business owners ranging from the start-up phase to profiting and scaling phases. Resources include the Founding Females Mastermind, the Founding Females Start-Up Community (coming Spring 2022), an in-person educational conference hosted in Peoria, Illinois (March 5, 2022), a published how-to guide (available on Amazon and all major outlets in Summer 2022), a business blog and newsletter, and free downloadable resources. For more information, please visit www.FoundingFemalesCo.com.