The leading national voice and resource for igniting the economic power of women’s entrepreneurship by advocating for, engaging, and supporting the WBC network.

About the Association of Women's Business Centers

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The AWBC works to secure economic justice and entrepreneurial opportunities for women by supporting and sustaining a national network of more than 100 Women’s Business Centers (WBC). WBCs help women succeed in business by providing training, mentoring, business development, and financing opportunities to over 150,000 women entrepreneurs each year.


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“The West Business Development Center of Mendocino County supports the AWBC because of the advocacy, training and support it lends to our Women’s Business Center. As an association they are our partner as the need for our services grow in rural America.”

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Doing Business the “Wright” Way

In late March 2020, Tara Wright and her husband Damian, both working in industries heavily affected by the pandemic, found themselves with extra time on…
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