The Council

The National Women’s Business Council advises on issues of impact and importance to women entrepreneurs and business owners via:


The Council’s analysis of publicly available data sources gives us insights to women entrepreneurs and business owners


The Council produces best-in-class research on the most relevant issues facing current and aspiring women business owners and leaders

Annual Report

The Council’s Annual Report shares a detailed description of the activities, findings, conclusions, and recommendations of the Council in a fiscal year


The Council’s public engagement activities share research findings broadly and connect women business owners and those that are working to support them


The Council’s press releases provide up-to-date information on NWBC activities. Media Advisories are sent out to inform the media/public about an upcoming event


Grow Her Business supports women entrepreneurs’ commitment to growing their businesses by providing information on nearly 200 best-in-class resources to help along the way

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Latest News

The Council's latest news, covering annual reports, research reports, fact sheets, and engagement.

Accelerating Global Women’s Entrepreneurship – In Honor of International Women’s Day

For the National Women’s Business Council, the month of March is particularly special. March, which is also Women’s History Month, serves as

Twitter Chat | Women Business Owners’ Access to Capital

Please join us on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 3:30pm ET for a Twitter chat on Women Business Owners’ Access to Capital hosted by National Wome

Public Meeting | Accelerating Access to Capital: Crowdfunding as a Solution to Fund HER Business

This March, in honor of Women’s History Month, the National Women’s Business Council invites you to join its second quarter public meeting in

Understanding the Landscape: Access to Capital for Women Entrepreneurs

Download Report Here In conjunction with Women’s History Month, the National Women’s Business Council has released a report under their Ac

About NWBC

The NWBC is a non-partisan federal advisory council created to serve as an independent source of advice and policy recommendation to the president, Congress, and the U.S. Small Business Administration on economic issues of importance to women business owners.