CWE Eastern Massachusetts – Women Business Center

Our programs are designed to assist you in meeting your career milestones.

At the Center for Women & Enterprise (CWE) we provide opportunities for clients to grow their vision, learn new skills and join a community of peers who inform and inspire them as they enter the world of business.  Dedicated staff and volunteers provide a combination or practical training and personal mentorship through high impact programs. 

Our Mission

CWE provides opportunities for women entrepreneurs and women in business to increase professional success, personal growth, and financial independence.

Who We Are

The Center for Women & Enterprise operates Women’s Business Centers (WBCs) in partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).  These Centers are designed to assist women in starting and growing small businesses.  We offer comprehensive training, resources, counseling and connections to women.

As New England’s leading organization for women entrepreneurs, we work hard to ensure that all women, regardless of their economic status, are provided access to our programs and services.  

What We Offer

  • Education & Training

  • Online Learning

  • Financial Education & Support

  • Networking Opportunities

  • Consulting & Mentorship

Community Classroom

Our Community Classroom brings entrepreneurship education outside of CWE’s Centers and into the communities we serves, fostering small business growth by offering trainings and business resources in areas where aspiring and established entrepreneurs need us most. The program ensures that women (and men) have a place to go to get the critical skills, quality training, technical assistance and confidence they need to start and grow a viable business.

Courses in Eastern Massachusetts

POSTPONED - TBD Understanding Cash Flow Management - CWE Eastern MA (Allston) – March 21

Many new business owners feel intimidated by the financial aspects of running their new venture, however, it is vital to the success of any business strategy. This workshop will help you to understand the importance of proper cash flow management an...

Social Media Made Simple – CWE Eastern MA – Mar 22

Are you looking to use social media for your business?   Join us for this workshop and learn:

Financing Strategies: Learn From The Experts – CWE Eastern MA – Mar 27

If you are in the process of launching a new business, or thinking about starting one, this panel discussion will help you understand the variety of financing options available to new business owners. 

CEP: Business Planning: Getting Started (10 Weeks) – CWE Eastern MA – Mar 28

This course will help you to take the necessary steps to becoming an independent business owner, while gaining confidence in yourself and your knowledge of small business management.

Is Entrepreneurship Right for You? – CWE Eastern MA –Mar 29

Explore entrepreneurship and small business ownership in this information session, and decide whether starting your own business is right for you.  

Explore Small Business Administration (SBA) Resources – CWE Eastern MA – Mar 29

This workshop is presented by a member of the local SBA team and is designed to help entrepreneurs understand the various SBA programs and services available to help them 

AARP: Work for Yourself@50+ - CWE Eastern MA - Mar 29

Have you ever dreamed of being your own boss? Let Work for Yourself@50+ help you get started.

Legal Considerations for New Business Owners – CWE Eastern MA (Allston) – Apr 4

This workshop provides a high-level overview of a range of legal matters that entrepreneurs need to be aware of when starting a new company. 

Women & Wine – CWE Eastern MA – Apr 12

Connect with dozens of other ambitious, accomplished women of all ages and backgrounds at this exciting event with wine, cheese, and light hors d'oeuvres. 

Speed Mentoring Clinic – CWE Eastern MA – Apr 10

Get an opportunity to meet up with up to 4 small business experts and have your questions answered in one morning! Select up to 4 topics you would like to speak to a counselor 

Small Business Administration

Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Learn More

Contact Us

For more information about CWE, what we offer and how we can support you in business please email or call us at 617-536-0700.

Eastern MA l 24 School St., 7th Fl. l Boston, MA

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