Press Release
Michiana Celebrates Women's Entrepreneurship Day at Leadership Summit November 17th
South Bend, Indiana (October 31, 2021) – Four billion women world wide will be celebrating Women’s Entrepreneurship Day this year in the month of November and Michiana will be joining in the celebration! One hundred aspiring, new, struggling and seasoned female entrepreneurs are expected to take over the Women's Entrepreneur Summit Round Tables for Success at the new Rio Park Events Center in South Bend, IN is brining women entrepreneurs together as a community with grassroots style moving towards building a strong Michiana together!

C2 Your Health Women’s Initiative Inc. is hosting the 4th annual Women’s Entrepreneur Summit Round Tables for Success is a full day platform designed to connect to resources, funding, relationship building, inspiration, business networking and more!  The Women’s Entrepreneur Summit will be bringing together business/community leaders, entrepreneurs and investors to empower women in entrepreneurship, leadership and building solid relationships. It’s about supporting women entrepreneurial success. 

“Our region is in a state of emergency when it comes to female entrepreneur growth and sustainability. In the US 39% businesses are women owned, Indiana 37% then in Saint Joseph County 2%, Elkhart County 3%, Berrien County, MI 2%. Studies show 70% of women owned business fail due to lack of resources, mentors, and self-confidence.” says Cindy Cohen, President of C2 Your Health Women’s Initiative Inc. and Founder of Women’s Entrepreneur Summit.

This ground-breaking 6 hour summit event will be held on Wednesday, November 17th, at the Rio Park Events in South Bend, IN, Happenings for the day are include 20 business spotlight exhibitors, a fun "Taste of Michiana Entrepreneur Chef Style" lunch time event and "Best Bite Award" voted by the attendees, and
8 am – 10 am with breakfast, business before hours networking, business spotlight exhibitors, and health screenings
10 am - 4 pm 19 summit speakers, top off the summit Mishawaka Business Association, Rio Park Events, and C2 Your Health Women's Initiative inc. are hosting a city wide business after hours event
4:00 – 6:00 pm inviting the business community to support women entrepreneurs immediately after the summit at Rio Park Events. The Business After Hours event include appetizers, door prizes, exhibitor spotlights, and networking opportunities.

Registration and ticket purchase for the summit is on the website The cost for a full day of presentations, featuring 19 expert speakers, a catered breakfast, business before hours networking, lunch, 19 presentations and business after hours networking event is $50 per person. Business spotlight exhibitor spaces still available $105 includes summit ticket. Reservations in advance required. No walk ins.

Sponsors / Partners: The Pokagon Fund, Ivy Tech Community College, Teachers Credit Union, 1st Source Bank, Women Entrepreneurs Matter Inc., Mosquito Joe of South Bend, Expo for Women, WSMK & WNIL Radio, C2 Your Health LLC, WNIT, Women's Entrepreneurship Day Organization, Artcraft Printers.
For more information on the event and to register for the event For questions contact Cindy Cohen, email by phone 574-210-3958 on Facebook

Experience Michiana
Experience Michiana featured the Women's Entrepreneur Summit on November 7th. Did you miss it? No worries. You can see it again right here!

About C2 Your Health Women's Initiative Inc. (501c3)
We're on a mission. C2 Your Health Women’s Initiative Inc. (501c3) envisions healthier, happier, and productive communities by providing support and resources for women and young girls. We not only recognize their leadership potential, we inspire them to dream big, focus on the next steps and to realize their potential as entrepreneurs. through mentoring. Proceeds goes mentoring scholarships.