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We help you (women and men) increase your professional success, personal growth, and financial independence.

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2020 CWE Auction & Gala Celebration

CWE is celebrating its 25th Anniversary in 2020.  Join us and make a difference.  Your participation at this event will make an impact on the women, families and communities we serve.  Help us help women and veterans realize their dream of owning and growing their own business.  Enjoy the   Click here for more information.



All you need is an idea and ambition. We prepare you with the roadmap to success.

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As your business grows, so must your skills. We provide you with the know-how.

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Further expand your company's visibility with CWE's guidance and tools.

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CWE's Microloan Fund provides affordable business loans to entrepreneurs.

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Online Learning

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Veterans Business Outreach Center of NE

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Classes and programs

| Start-Explore

Business Plan Basics – CWE Eastern MA – January 29

Classes, Location, Eastern MA, Roadmap, Start, Stages, Explore

| Start-Plan

Steps to Start a Nonprofit - CWE Eastern MA - February 25

Eastern MA, Eastern MA, Start, News, Events, Classes, Location, Roadmap, Stages, Explore, Plan

| Start-Build

Understanding Cash Flow Management - CWE Eastern MA - February 18

Eastern MA, Start, Build, Events, Classes

To us, being a small business owner or entrepreneur is a little bit like being a super hero.

You create something from absolutely nothing taking a risk and leap of faith because you know the impact you can have on the world around you while creating the life you have been dreaming about. 

We believe it's BOLD. We believe it's BRAVE. We believe it's MAGICAL. 

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Jaime Weatherby
Jaime Weatherby
Weatherby Media, NH

Tara's enrollment in the 10-Week Business Planning program was a true eye opener that showed her that serious planning and researching was needed in order for her business launch to be successful.

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Tara Axson
Tara Axson
LM Hairstyles, MA

"CWE has been an incredible resource. We have covered how to start a business, marketing, startup funding, etc." 

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Ashley Kirsner
Kayleigha Zawacki
Science Division LLC, MA

The Director at CWE has been an incredibly influential mentor over the years and helped Shana open her storefront.

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Shana Goldberger
Shana Goldberger
Sweet Babu, VT

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