#WebinarWednesday with SCORE & USDA  WASHINGTON, D.C. – (November 10, 2020) – This month, the National Women’s Business Council (NWBC) hosted a webinar in collaboration with SCORE and United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Panel participants NWBC Council Member Jess Flynn, SCORE CEO Bridget Weston, and […]
By: Maria Rios, NWBC Council Member Latina-owned businesses are one of the fastest growing sectors in the United States. They drive economic development and are integral parts of their communities. According to the American Express State of Women-Owned Businesses Report, Latina businesses have grown at a […]
NWBC Virtual Public Meeting Recap WASHINGTON, D.C. – (October 8, 2020) – The National Women’s Business Council (NWBC) held its second public meeting and subsequent listening session on September 29, 2020. SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza joined the proceedings to share agency priorities as well as the […]
Healing the U.S. Economy: Women Business Owners’ Key to Pandemic Recovery By: Sandra Pedroarias, NWBC Senior Policy Advisor Without question, women business owners are a force to be reckoned with and their resiliency will certainly drive America’s economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. Just as female […]
Paycheck Protection Program for Female Business Owners [10 Best States + Insurance Advice] Written by Chris Tepedino Advice From Experts Across the Country What challenges have women-owned businesses faced during the coronavirus pandemic more than male-owned businesses? “According to the latest Annual Business Survey published in […]
Fighting for a Voice and Winning a Place in the U.S. Economy WASHINGTON, D.C. – (September 3, 2020) – This August, the National Women’s Business Council (NWBC) celebrated the Women’s Suffrage Centennial and Women’s Equality Day.   After over 70 years of persistence and strategic activism, women […]
By: Ashley Judah, NWBC Legislative & Policy Advisor Fighting for a Voice and Winning a Place in the U.S. Economy After over 70 years of persistence and strategic activism, women found a voice in our political process and opened the gates to pursuing their entrepreneurial destiny. […]
By: NWBC Council Member Jess Flynn It has been five months since COVID-19 tightened its grip on America’s economy and the repercussions weigh most heavily on small business owners, and disproportionately on female business owners across the nation by several measures.As of the start of the […]
According to research commissioned by the National Women’s Business Council, entrepreneurship gives women the flexibility to accommodate childcare needs. Running part-time businesses—becoming sidepreneneurs—gives women greater flexibility. This pattern may accelerate as a result of the pandemic. 
By Capital Journal South Dakota – The Small Business Administration (SBA) Office of Rural Affairs, in partnership with the National Women’s Business Council (NWBC), will hold a joint webinar on Wednesday, August 26, at 11 a.m. MST to discuss Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan forgiveness. The […]
By: Kathryn Rudloff As we start a pandemic-impacted school year, my thoughts are with the thousands of moms who work or run a business from home. While there is no doubt that COVID-19 is affecting every person, it is hitting entrepreneurial moms with a double whammy. […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:Temren Wroge202-738-3523Temren.Wroge@sba.gov   NATIONAL WOMEN’S BUSINESS COUNCIL RELEASES FINDINGS ON WOMEN’S PARTICIPATION IN AMERICA’S SEED FUND—A FEDERAL INNOVATION AND RESEARCH PROGRAM NWBC and the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Office of Investment and Innovation (OII) Conduct a Study on the Small Business Innovation Research […]
ICYMI: The National Women’s Business Council Hosted #WebinarWednesday WASHINGTON, D.C. – (August 4, 2020) – The National Women’s Business Council (NWBC) hosted #WebinarWednesday on July 22, 2020, at 1:00 PM EDT.  NWBC partnered with UPS and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) for an in-depth conversation featuring Council […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:Temren Wroge202-738-3523Temren.Wroge@sba.gov The National Women’s Business Council Partners with the U.S. Small Business Administration and the UPS to Deliver July 22, 2020 Webinar Washington, D.C. – (July 17, 2020) – The National Women’s Business Council (NWBC), a non-partisan, federal advisory committee, is partnering with […]
The National Women’s Business Council Connects With Women Business Owners Across The Country WASHINGTON, D.C. – (July 1, 2020) – The National Women’s Business Council (NWBC) hosted a public meeting on June 9, 2020 at 12:00 PM EDT.  This online meeting provided the Council with the opportunity to […]
 Although NWBC has indefinitely postponed its signature #LetsTalkBusiness Roundtable Series, which connects the voices of women entrepreneurs and business owners from across the country to policymakers in the Nation’s capital and helps serve as a springboard for the Council’s annual policy recommendations to Congress, the President, and the […]