At Women’s Resource Center, we are incredibly thankful for the immense community we support. So many wonderful businesses help support our mission and vision, making it possible for us to empower women of all generations.  As a non-profit spanning two counties and three Centers, these local heroes help us grow and thrive and help the women in our community.

Learn more about our sponsors in this three-part series, starting with our Corporate Partners.


Anna Maria Oyster Bar

Celebrating 20 years serving great food at a great value in a fun, family-friendly atmosphere. Visit our four locations at Landside, Cortez, Ellenton, and the “A-Bridge Street Version” on the historic Bridge Street Pier on Bradenton Beach. With weekly and monthly promotions, there is always something happening at the Oyster Bars, whether you’re a fan of food from the sea or “things that don’t swim!”


Bradenton Herald

The hometown newspaper of Manatee County since 1922. The Bradenton Herald has mirrored its community’s growth — from the tiny agricultural-and-fishing town of Bradenton to today’s bustling, high-growth city.

The Bradenton Herald and is committed to being Manatee county’s primary source of news, advertising, information and commentary with the highest standards of journalism and superior customer service. Their endeavor is to be a rewarding and caring employer and a force for positive change in the community.



J.Jill is easy, relaxed, inspired style that reflects the confidence of a woman with a rich, full life. We’re a national omnichannel retailer of women’s clothing (we design for all sizes—misses, petite, women’s plus and tall), accessories and footwear. They’re committed to providing friendly, guiding service wherever you choose to shop: at our more than 270 stores, online or through their catalog.

In 2018, Women’s Resource Center received a grant from the J.Jill Compassion Fund to support and recognize our remarkable Women of the Quarter.


Harllee & Bald, P.A. Attorneys at Law

Harllee & Bald, P.A., is a highly respected litigation firm with years of success in the courtroom. A leading civil trial firm, Harllee & Bald focuses on business, commercial and real estate litigation as well as probate, estate, and trust litigation, property tax challenges, serious personal injury, and wrongful death lawsuits.


O’bricks Irish Pub & Martini Bar

Take equal parts Manhattan-style martini bar and Irish pub then mix in creative salads, fresh local and exotic seafood, perfect steaks, beers from around the globe, fabulous wines, and a completely new, smoke-free interior. Shake (or stir).  The team at O’bricks are passionate celebrators who love to share good times with great friends, fabulous food, and a cocktail… we can relate to that!

Join us in thanking these businesses that have been dedicated to supporting us and helping us to engage, educate, enrich and empower women of all generations in our region by showing them your support.