US Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship

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WBC Impact

The SBA’s Women’s Business Center (WBC) Program supports 106 nonprofit organizations that provide business training and counseling to female entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs, which includes women in underserved communities. The program is supported by the Small Business Administration and matched by donations. Read more

Women’s Business Centers Improvements Act of 2017

AWBC applauds the introduction of H.R. 1680, the Women’s Business Centers Improvements Act of 2017. Read more.

AWBC’s Pianalto testifies before the House Small Business Committee. Click here to view testimony.

Click here to watch video of hearing.

Read the latest AWBC op-ed in The Hill.

FY 2018 Budget Press Release

AWBC statement on funding for the WBC program in President Trump’s Fiscal Year 2018 budget. Read more
WBCs play a critical role in moving women-owned businesses – and our economy – ahead.