US Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship

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WBC Impact

AWBC Paperwork Reduction Press Release 2018

The SBA’s Women’s Business Center (WBC) Program supports 116 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 Business Owners AWBC Letter to Congress (2018)

Women’s Business Centers Improvements Act of 2017

AWBC applauds House-passage of WBC Bill H.R. 1680 Read more.

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

AWBC 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 2019 Budget Press Release

AWBC applauds House and Senate Appropriators for proposed record funding of the WBC program in the FY19 spending bills. Read more

AWBC statement on funding for the WBC program in President Trump’s Fiscal Year 2019 budget. Read more
WBCs play a critical role in moving women-owned businesses – and our economy – ahead.