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We now know how much money different women-owned businesses raked in at the Invest in She event.

At the event, businesswomen pitch their ideas to a panel of judges. The judges evaluate and award them money based on their strength of their business concepts.

The goal is to encourage more women to run businesses in Iowa. 

Investors handed out $40,000.

Here's how the money was distributed:

- UpCraft Club – Elizabeth Caven - $20,000

- Adore Your Walls - Liz Lidgett - $10,000

- Take the Cake Cupcakes/Ashton Hill Farm & Vineyard - Megan Knatz - $3,000

- Burst Cycle – Stacie Shannon & Michelle Horak - $3,000

- Flaggers National Traffic Control Systems - Denise Fenwick Beavers - $2,500

- Kittd - Maria Sanchez-Masi & Kristie VanGorkom - $1,500


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