Congratulations to Frederique Campagne Irwin ... Our 2013 Woman of Distinction! http://t.co/7Q5cxXQuOs
We harness the power of focused programming and strategic relationships for experienced women business owners who are building their wealth-creating capacity.
In 1974, an informal group of women business owners in the Washington, DC area met to trade information about federal contracts, bank credit, and other business issues. Every few weeks, more women began attending the group and it became clear that there was a great need for a formal organization devoted to helping women business owners grow their businesses. By 1975, our founders were organized, named, and chartered as a national organization.
The National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) is the voice of America's 10.6 million women-owned businesses. Since 1975, NAWBO has helped women evolve their businesses by sharing resources and providing a single voice to shape economic and public policy. NAWBO is the only dues-based national organization representing the interest of all women entrepreneurs across all industries.
NAWBO Greater DC works to promote interdependence among the more than 45,000 women business owners in the Washington, DC area and to: