In this workshop will cover topics such as identifying potential investors, crafting a compelling pitch, and building relationships with funders. Join our expert Heidi Abdul from our pillar partners at Afissio and have the opportunity to learn the basics of fundraising, ask questions and share their own experiences with fundraising. The goal of this workshop is to empower women of color with the knowledge and skills they need to successfully raise funds for their causes and organizations.
This workshop is designed for entrepreneurs who are interested in learning the basics of fundraising.
About Heidi Abdul
Heidi Abdul is co-founder and COO of Afissio, LLC. Heidi has over 25 years of experience working in boutique corporate law firms assisting companies with formation, restructuring, redomestications, private fundraising, mergers & acquisitions, Regulation D compliance, trademarks, due diligence, and cap table management. She has managed hundreds of corporate and securities transactions for clients in medical technology, DeFi, SaaS, green energy, investment funding, transportation, construction, real estate, engineering, consulting, and business development. In addition to her 25 years of high-level corporate transaction experience, Heidi has a bachelor’s degree in Business Management and a Master’s in Business Administration.
Afissio is a technology-based legal and compliance service for founders, startups and early-stage companies raising private capital in the US. We offer a hybrid solution between high-cost hourly corporate securities law firms and low-cost DIY platforms. Our education-first approach meets founders where they are and is designed to make them experts when it comes to their own fundraising efforts. Afissio helps founders with the legal and compliance for early-stage fundraising transactions.