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About NAWBO

About

  • “NAWBO is a great organization for women entrepreneurs that provides an outlet for women business owners across the country to share their creativity an inspire and support each other in their pursuits.”

    Katrina Markoff

    Founder, CEO and Chocolatier of Vosges Haut Chocolat and Wild Ophelia

  • "I am fortunate to be a woman in America who was given the opportunity to achieve her dream. I want women everywhere to have that same opportunity and am pleased to work with the NAWBO Institute for Entrepreneurial Development to increase opportunities for women entrepreneurs."

    Sara Blakely

    Spanx founder and head of The Sara Blakely Foundation

  • "...We worked hard to position the emergence of women business owners as a growing segment of the women's movement and to develop the organizational base and structural guidelines for a national association. "

    Susan Hager

    Founding NAWBO National President

NAWBO’s Vision and Mission

NAWBO propels women entrepreneurs into economic, social, and political spheres of power worldwide by:

  • STRENGTHENING the wealth-creating capacity of our members and promote economic development.
  • CREATING innovative and effective changes in the business culture.
  • BUILDING strategic alliances, coalitions, and affiliations.
  • TRANSFORMING public policy and influence opinion.

Ready to join?

Join NAWBO online
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Download and print the NAWBO membership application (PDF format) Mail to NAWBO, P.O. Box 826157, Philadelphia, PA 19182-6157

NOTE: Once you have completed the online application, check your e-mail. You will receive a “Welcome to NAWBO” email from NAWBO National. Their email confirms that the online process was a success! You are now an official member of NAWBO - Houston. If you do NOT receive a confirmation e-mail from [email protected], please contact NAWBO National at [email protected] or call 800-556-2026 (ask for Member Services).