In the Media


Home   What We Do   Newsroom   In the Media

2014

September 17, 2014 – Women’s Bean Project CEO, Tamra Ryan spoke on the Leadership Spotlight Series during Denver Startup Week 2014 about how women are taking Colorado technology and entrepreneurship by storm.

July 8, 2014 – Sarah Gabriele of A Place for Everything wrote an article for National Association of Professional Organizers (NAPO) about how the women at the Bean Project have touched her life through teaching the Planning & Organizing class at Women’s Bean Project.

June 18, 2014 – Women’s Bean Project CEO and Author, Tamra Ryan was featured on KLVZ Denver radio station 810am on the Reinvention show with host Jennifer Chase.

May 12, 2014 – Women’s Bean Project 2013-14 program participant, Katrina White (now graduate) was featured on Aurora Channel 8 TV discussing the Columbine Classic running event where Women’s Bean Project was the beneficiary.

May 5, 2014 – November 5, 2014 – Women’s Bean Project is featured in Sojourners Just Giving Guide – Unique Gifts with a Positive Impact Food and Beverages and Jewelry sections.

April 17, 2014 – Women’s Bean Project was highlighted in Womenetics “Walmart Puts Its Muscle behind Women’s Empowerment” article.

February 10, 2014 – Women’s Bean Project CEO and author, Tamra Ryan was featured on KGNU Community Radio on WomynAir show “One Billion Rising for Justice in U.S. Prisons Project”.

February 4, 2014 – Women’s Bean Project’s CEO and author, Tamra Ryan was asked to write a blog post for REDF,The Roberts Enterprise Development Fund about The Criminalization of Addiction.


2013

December 19, 2013 – Women’s Bean Project was one of the National Transitional Jobs featured in the Gifts That Keep On Giving: A Social Enterprise Holiday Shopping List National Transitional Jobs Network’s December newsletter.

December 17, 2013 – Women’s Bean Project was featured on KWGN-Channel 2 Gifts that Give Back morning segment.

December 6, 2013 – Women’s Bean Project received the “2013 Best in Girl Empowerment” as part of Chase Community Giving Champions.

November 1, 2013 – Women’s Bean Project’s CEO, Tamra Ryan was spotlighted by Bard MBA in Sustainability during their Sustainable Business Friday’s conversation.

September 12, 2013 – Women’s Bean Project’s CEO, Tamra Ryan was interviewed by Fast Company Co.Exist on our partnership with Walmart’s Empowering Women Together initiative.

July 16, 2013 – The initial roots of our program and how we’ve evolved over 25 years was profiled on Green American, “Beans for a Better Life.”

July 8, 2013 – Our program was featured on Huffington Post, “The Business of Hope,” as one of the more financially and socially successful social enterprise companies.

June 26, 2013 – Our program was featured on Confluence Denver, “The Women’s Bean Project: How Gourmet Food Helps Local Women.”

June 15, 2013 – CEO, Tamra Ryan presentated at TEDxMileHigh on Redefining “Unemployable.”

May 22, 2013Leslie Loves Veggies blog reviews and gives away the Blue Quartz Charmed Necklace.

May 15, 2013 – Women’s Bean Project was the NTJN Member Spotlight on National Transitional Jobs Network.


2012

January 12, 2012 – Our program was featured on Huffington Post.

March 21, 2012 – Denver Business Journal (DBJ) features Women’s Bean Project in the Street Backtalk article “Women’s Bean Project gets nod for Denver NCAA Final Four.”

April 11, 2012 – JVA Consulting’s NonProfit Street reviews Women’s Bean Project’s new Spring jewelry line.

July 17, 2012Incentivemag.com featured Women’s Bean Project in a story about gifts that give back to the community.

July 29, 2012 – A story on the great work one of the amazing volunteers at Women’s Bean Project does for Denver Community Gardens.

August 19, 2012 – Women’s Bean Project’s program was featured as part of an article on social enterprise in the Denver Post’s “Social enterprise use market forces for good.”

October 24, 2012Blogging For Good featured Women’s Bean Project in the Producer Story about the work we do in Denver.

November 7, 2012This IS how I cook blog featured our Firehouse Chili, and the meaning of giving thanks in this inspirational piece.

December 2012Delish.com featured Women’s Bean Project in their “Gourmet Food Gifts That Give Back” Holiday Guide.

December 2012The Hunger Site highlighted Women’s Bean Project’s Chocolate Covered Espresso Beans as a great stocking stuffer!


2011

October 7, 2011 – Women’s Bean Project’s Fall Jewelry Launch Party featured on CBS4 Denver.

August 20, 2011 – Women’s Bean Project featured on CBS4 Denver Colorado Getaways show.

August 10, 2011 – Follow-up news segment from orientation day at Women’s Bean Project on CBS4 Denver with Jane Monreal. This interview is with three new hires.

August, 2011 – Love Your Mother Gift Basket review on Oh My Gosh Beck! blog.

July, 2011 – Simplicity Earrings review on Laughing Lindsay blog.

July 25, 2011 – Sugar and Spice Gift Basket review and giveaway on Farmers Wife Rambles blog.

July 18, 2011 – Three Dip Bundle review on Planet Weidknecht blog.

June 18, 2011 – Chili and Cornbread Bundle review on Two Classy Chics blog.

June 16, 2011 – “Coveted Bean Project jobs fortify lost souls” article about orientation day at Women’s Bean Project in the Denver Post by Tina Griego.

June 15, 2011 – Women’s Bean Project was featured on CBS4 Denver with Jane Monreal “The Women’s Bean Project Works To Help Those In Need Help Themselves” news segment on orientation day at Women’s Bean Project.

June 6, 2011 – Soup and Cornbread Bundle review on One 2 Try blog.

May 27, 2011 – Women’s Bean Project was mentioned on KWGN CH 2 Daybreak Show with Angie Austin.

January 23, 2011 – Grace Necklace review on SweepTight.com blog.

January 6, 2011 – Product review on Momma is Sweeping blog.


2007-2010

December 16, 2010 – Holiday Gift Guide and Product Review and Giveaway on New Age Mama blog.

December 2008 – Women’s Bean Project was featured on PBS The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer segment “Colorado Project Teaches Job, Life Skills to Help Women Combat Poverty.”

April 10, 2010 – Women’s Bean Project turns 20: Voices from the Women’s Bean Project, Part 1 on Colorado Public Radio’s (CPR) Colorado Matters with Ryan Warner.

April 5, 2010 – Women’s Bean Project turns 20: Voices from the Women’s Bean Project, Part 1 on Colorado Public Radio’s (CPR) Colorado Matters with Ryan Warner.

April 5, 2010 – Women’s Bean Project turns 20 on Colorado Public Radio’s (CPR) Colorado Matters with Ryan Warner.

April 5, 2010 – Women’s Bean Project turns 20: Voices from the Women’s Bean Project, Part 3 on Colorado Public Radio’s (CPR) Colorado Matters with Ryan Warner.

September 2007 – Women’s Bean Project is mentioned in this press release as a great example of a partner creating lasting social change in The Future of Good Business is Nau: Sustainable apparel company’s mission to “do well by doing good” begins to pay off in Boulder.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our retail store will be closed 6/27 to 6/30 and any online orders placed the week of 6/26 will be processed on Monday, 7/3