National Women’s Business Council:

Advisors to the President, Congress and the Small Business Administration


The National Women's Business Council is a bi-partisan, federal advisory council created to serve as
an independent source of advice and policy recommendations to the President, Congress, and the U.S.
Small Business Administration on economic issues of importance to women business owners. The Council's
mission is to promote bold initiatives, policies and programs designed to support women's business
enterprises at all stages of development in the public and private sector marketplaces -- from start-up
to success to significance.

National Association of Women Business Owners:


NAWBO is an organization which works to:

STRENGTHEN the wealth-creating capacity of our members and promote economic development

CREATE innovative and effective changes in the business culture

BUILD strategic alliances, coalitions, and affiliations

TRANSFORM public policy and influence opinion

Women’s Business Enterprise National

Creating Opportunities…Recognizing Excellence


The Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) is dedicated to advancing the success of
certified women's business enterprises, government agencies and corporate members in partnership with
its affiliated women's business organizations.

The Women's Opportunity Center

The Women’s Opportunity Center is a local non-profit organization dedicated to helping women and
men overcome obstacles to gain employment. Of the various opportunities that the center provides, each
is a unique and holistic experience that prepares every individual for today’s challenges in the