Program held in Silver Spring, designed to advance entrepreneurial opportunity and financial acumen for single mothers

January 15, 2019 - Walker's Legacy Foundation presents Moms Who Enterprise, sponsored by HSBC Bank USA, N.A., (HSBC), part of HSBC Group, one of the world’s largest banking and financial services organizations. The six-week program is designed to develop financial and entrepreneurship skills for women in Montgomery County between the ages of 18 to 30, pregnant or parenting, and currently looking to take their businesses to the next level.

The unique program provides participants with financial and business knowledge through an accelerated six-week program, original curriculum, a mobile e-learning app, and free childcare.

Key Dates:

Application Deadline: Friday February 15, 2019

Program Duration:  

·         Saturday March 23, 2019 - April 27 2019 - 11:30AM to 1:30PM (6 week program)

·         Practice pitch day - May 4, 2019 - 11:30AM to 1:30PM

 Program Graduation: Saturday May 11, 2019 - 11:30AM to 1:30PM  

Participants are expected to participate in all programs. Please note that childcare will be provided onsite for all programming.

The program has a maximum capacity of 25 women. If more than 25 applications are received, Walker’s Legacy Foundation reserves the right to select final program participants.


Applications for the program will be accepted through Friday, February 15, 2019. The program will begin on Saturday, March 23, 2019, and will culminate with a graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 11, 2019, in advance of Mother’s Day.  All programming will be held at I/O Spaces, 8222 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910.

To learn more or to apply to the Moms Who Enterprise Financial Planning and Entrepreneurship program, please visit

Meet Your Instructor:

Brandey Rodgers McDonald

Brandey Rodgers McDonald

Brandey is an executive with over 15 years of building, leading, and advising corporations in construction, real estate finance, and corporate finance. An accomplished leader in structuring and negotiating transactions and favorable terms with owners, contractors, and commercial banks, she is known for her excellence in leadership with a track record of documented contributions leading to improved financial performance, heightened productivity, and enhanced internal controls.


Sponsored By:


Walker's Legacy Foundation