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
2018 WBENC Summit & Salute: Big Business Happens Here - Dallas, TX, March 20-22
The Center for Women and Enterprise Welcomes Maryellen O’Mahony as Director for Rhode Island Women Business Center
Award Winners Announced at 2017 CWE Women Business Leaders Conference
November 20, 2017 | Start-Explore
Rock Your Resume - CWE Vermont - Nov 20
Classes, Location, Vermont, Roadmap, Start, Stages, Explore
November 20, 2017 | Start-Plan
Explore Small Business Administration(SBA) Resources - CWE RI - Nov 20
Classes, Location, Rhode Island, Roadmap, Start, Stages, Plan
November 21, 2017 | Start-Build
Business Plan Working Session - CWE Vermont - Nov 21
Classes, Location, Vermont, Roadmap, Start, Stages, Build
CWE helped fan a small spark of desire in me to be an entrepreneur and to follow my passions. The support, encouragement and tools I learned helped me to take the leap to follow that spark.
Read Kim's story
CWE's programming was the best learning experience
I have ever had including grad school.
Read Cheryl's story
I could not have started my business without the help of
CWE. They understand the unique challenges that many women face in starting businesses, and work hard to get women the resources they need to become successful entrepreneurs.
Read Suchi’s story
The VBOC has helped me connect with everything a business would need: from funding opportunities to fellow veteran business owners all the while mentoring me and offering free courses to help guide me.
Read Adam’s story
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