Inspired by the Grande Dame of the Culinary world of Boston + Beyond, Julia Child, ShePartakes is a series of experiential events that premiered in February of 2016. Sponsored by and acting as a fundraising mechanism for SheGives, Inc. - She Partakes fiercely supports Women owned, operated + executed small businesses steeped in the food, wine, hospitality and service industries. In celebration of the women makers, who are passionate about their craft and extend the love of what they do to their guests.

SheGives, Inc. is a 501(c)3 nonprofit comprised of over 100 professional women in the Greater Boston Area.  Launched in September 2013, SheGives is a private foundation that connects dynamic, inquisitive, committed donors to a portfolio of diligenced and diverse nonprofits around Greater Boston. SheGives has pioneered a new model of philanthropy that leverages the time-consuming diligence process of evaluating nonprofits in order to inform giving by its members. Because we give together, we inspire each other and our giving has greater impact. We provide relevant research and data about our portfolio and access to nonprofit leadership in intimate settings. 


Women We've Supported - So Should You! 

Nancy Cushman, Proprietor of Cushman Concepts                       Alyssa DiPasquale, Director of Communications, Cushman Concepts     Carri Wroblewski + Klaudia Mally, BRIX Wine Shops                             Ana Sortun, Chef & Owner, Oleana, Sofra & Sarma                             Claire Cheney, Founder, Curio Spice Co.                                             Tanya McDonough & Mayumi Hattori, The Club Car                             Sharon Kazan Harris, RARECAT Wines                                                 Dr. Laura Catena, Bodega Catena Zapata                                           Valerie Gurdal, Co-Owner, Formaggio Kitchen