Women's Business Enterprise National Council
We help you (women and men) increase your professional success, personal growth, and financial independence.
All you need is an idea and ambition. We prepare you with the roadmap to success.
Start your journey
As your business grows, so must your skills. We provide you with the know-how.
Grow your skills
Further expand your company's visibility with CWE's guidance and tools.
CWE's Microloan Fund provides affordable business loans to entrepreneurs.
Apply for a microloan
Women's Business Center
Advanced Grant writing for non-profits - Thursday, November 7th, 2019
Newport RI Chamber to Partner with Center for Women & Enterprise
Go Local Prov, Who's Hot and Who's Not? May 3 Profiles CWE Client Sandra Giraldo, Enjoyful Foods in Who's Hot
Marketing Freedom with Mailchimp - CWE RI - Nov 5
Classes, Rhode Island, Start
Success for Small Business (Harbor One) - CWE RI - Oct 15 & 16
How to Write a Grant - CWE RI - Nov 12
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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Ashley strongly advises every aspiring woman entrepreneur in the Greater Boston area to go to CWE because "it’s the single most valuable resource I’ve come across so far in building my business, and it’s free".
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The CWE Business Plan course provided Jonny with the discipline and structure needed for igniting her spark.
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The Director at CWE has been an incredibly influential mentor over the years and helped Shana open her storefront.
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