FAQS - The Lady Alliance

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What are you exactly? A community? A company?

The short answer… both… kinda? The Lady Alliance is a community of women dedicated to encouraging and empowering other women to be the best versions of themselves. Easy peasy. You can join the community through our Facebook Groups, Instagram, Meet Up, or by purchasing a membership. We want to encourage involvement and you can do this in many ways: local or global events, applying to be an Chapter Coordinator, submitting photos for our Instagram page, or writing posts for our stories, and more!

We offer events all around North America and beyond. It’s part of our mission, so we offer them at a low cost. Not every event is able to meet every budget, but we’re hoping that there’s something for everyone! 

How are The Lady Alliance events different from others?

The number one goal is to introduce you to other inspiring, kick-ass, incredible women. It’s all about building our empowerment community! Our second goal is to introduce you to the outdoors. It’s quite the thing to witness, putting a group of women who are passionate about the outdoors in an epic location. We know it’s a cliche thing to say… but it’s where the magic happens.

How much does it cost, and where does the money go?

The cost varies from event to event, so you’ll need to look at each event for more information. However, we do our best to keep them as affordable as possible. This is something we have thought long and hard about! It’s our mission to get as many women experiencing our community events as we can! You’d be hard-pressed to find another company that offers prices as competitive as we do.

The Lady Alliance has full time staff and regular expenses to cover - we want to bring you even more incredible events! 

How can we join The Lady Alliance?

We have two membership options. One is our Insider Membership. This membership includes a monthly brand discount with a partner brand, a free giveaway contest to our members once a month, Travel Recommendations from our Ambassadors, wallpapers and playlists! For only $25 a year!

Our second membership level is our Summit membership. With a Summit Membership you get all that, and more! It is the ultimate membership package!

You can also join our community by joining your local Meet Up group, following us on Instagram, or joining our Facebook group!

What does "earn a free long weekend retreat" mean?

Members can earn a FREE long weekend mountain retreat with The Lady Alliance! The more you register for events you will add points to your membership. Once you have joined enough adventures, and you have earned 10 points, you will have earned a FREE long weekend retreat! You earn points through purchasing swag, joining Women Who Explore and The Lady Alliance events, and referring other members!

  • Trips with Women Who Explore over $1000 = 4 points
  • Trips with Women Who Explore under $1000 = 3 points
  • Trips with Women Who Explore under $500 = 2 points
  • Events with The Lady Alliance over $100 = 2 points
  • Events with The Lady Alliance under $100 = 1 point
  • Swag (T-shirts and Hoodies only) - 1 point (maximum 5 points with swag)
  • Member Referral = 1 point

Remember to keep track of your points to earn your trip!

Are contributors paid?

Contributions to the stories and social images are all voluntary. All images corresponding with stories are property of the listed author, with permission to share with credit on Summit Within through Women Who Explore's Stellar Stories.

How often does The Lady Alliance have adventures?

The Lady Alliance retreats, meet ups, tours, wellness workshops and camps are not guaranteed to be annual. Each event is custom created by our team. There is no set schedule or rotation. If you are interested in an event - don't hesitate! It might not be repeated next year! 

Who are The Lady Alliance's partners?

The Lady Alliance's sister company is Women Who Explore. If you are looking for adventure, head to their website at www.womenwhoexplore.com.

The Lady Alliance also partners with Mountain Equipment Coop (MEC) and other companies to provide you the best (and safest) courses, retreats and empowerment events! Huge thank you to MEC for their continued support in our programs.

How can we partner with The Lady Alliance?

Do you have an event proposal that encourages or educates through outdoor adventure? Would you like to support an event, or create a tour? Do you share our values and are you looking for increased exposure? We would love to partner with you. We would ensure your brand or organization is associated with our programs, as well as offer promotional marketing material in return.

To find out more about opportunities with The Lady Alliance or to receive our media kit, please contact: kieren@theladyalliance.com.

Is there a refund policy on events?

Due to the nature of the The Lady Alliance events, we don’t offer refunds. We do, however, honour transfers. If you are no longer joining the event you purchased tickets for, you are responsible for finding someone to transfer your ticket to and arranging the exchange of funds for your ticket. If you are no longer attending the event, and someone else is attending the event in your place, you must reach out to kieren@theladyalliance.com to discuss transferring your ticket.

Does The Lady Alliance have an ambassador program?

The Lady Alliance does not have an ambassador program, however we do bring on chapter coordinators - and may be looking for someone just like you! 

We are on the hunt for passionate women who want to spread the excitement and build their communities. Our chapter coordinators truly embrace and live the #Empower lifestyle.

what's being an chapter coordinator all about?
  • Spread the love: First and foremost, being a chapter coordinator is all about inclusion, empowering others, and helping create an excitement for life. The perfect candidate is extroverted, able to manage a crowd, and has a bit of event planning experience behind them.
  • Free events: As a chapter coordinator you will be responsible for planning and executing a minimum of one free local event per month in your local community. This involves creating a meet up event within your local meet up group, inviting members, running the event and encouraging and empowering women. These free events can be anything from hiking to paddling, happy hour  to axe throwing, painting to beach days.
  • Assisting with Tours: You will also be responsible to help coordinate our local tour in your area. We will be bringing our tours to your local area, and will need your assistance on the ground running the event.  This includes, but is not limited to: sharing posters, online marketing, coordinating with speakers, visiting venues, emceeing and promoting local sales.
  • Locally Connected: You’re open to, or already connected to other ladies in your area. If you are not connected already, you must have ideas on how to reach women in your area.
  • Crowd management: You're ready to emcee, or learn to emcee events in a energetic, positive, exciting way!
what's in it for you?
  • The opportunity to create a community of like-minded women in you local area
  • Receive payment for each tour you help coordinate
  • Leadership training from The Lady Alliance head team
  • Free Summit Membership
  • Discounts to our sister company - Women Who Explore Getaways
  • Ongoing support from our Event Coordination Team
  • Ongoing support from other Chapter Coordinators
  • Opportunities to write for the blog, collaborate on projects, and more

Become a chapter coordinator and help inspire ladies in your local area! apPLY TODAY!

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