Membership | NAWBO


An investment in a NAWBO membership provides a portfolio of benefits that propel business growth and fuel personal and professional development.

From Our Members

Dina Petrutsas

The greatest benefit for joining is the connections.

Dina PetrutsasOwner, Concordis Practice Management, LLC

Olalah Njenga

Because I want to be in the company of leaders and here every woman is a sword.

Olalah NjengaChief Strategist, Yellowwood Group

Jeanette Aguilar Harris

When I found NAWBO, I knew it was the right place for me.

Jeannette Aguilar Harris Owner, Total Body Wellness LLC

Lena Graham-Morris

Policy & advocacy is huge for me, I like that NAWBO understands the policies & the impact

Lena Graham-MorrisFounder, The Entreprenista and Vice President, HORUS Construction Services

Becky Wilson, WDS Marketing & Public Relations

The leadership experience I’ve had helped me step up when needed in my business & community.

Becky WilsonPresident, WDS Marketing & Public Relations

Member Profile

Are you the right fit for our growing organization of women entrepreneurs?


Businesses owned by NAWBO® members are larger than the average women-owned businesses in terms of number of employees.

10 years

The average length of time that NAWBO members have owned their business.


The number of NAWBO® members in the professional, scientific and technical services sectors.


NAWBO® members are well educated, with 39 percent holding post-graduate degrees.


Seventy five percent of NAWBO® members are over the age of 45; and 25 percent are in the 35-44 age group.

$1 million

Twenty-five percent of NAWBO® members make more than $1 million in annual sales; and 34 percent make more than $500K.


Many NAWBO® members access capital through credit cards and personal family savings. Fifty-eight percent use credit cards and 37 percent utilize private and family savings to fund their business.

Select a member category below

Key Membership Benefits


This membership is for women business owners who are ready to join the NAWBO community. You’ll gain access to a local chapter, or if outside a 45 mile radius, you’ll qualify for our NAWBO virtual chapter!


This membership empowers women business owners to directly impact the movement of the organization with voting rights and the opportunity to serve on their local chapter or NAWBO National Board.


This option is for any individual or non-profit organization who wishes to support our mission.


This category gives undergraduate and graduate students (a.k.a. The next generation of women business owners) access to the NAWBO community. If you’re a student who is running, starting, or thinking about starting a business—this is for you!

Online Community

Subscribe to our free online community for access to our NAWBO One newsletter publication and limited virtual programming. When you’re ready for more access to NAWBO, membership is waiting for you!

Listing on national online member directory          
Access to local and national member rosters          
Early Bird Discount to National events          
Receive all NAWBO publications and communications          
Notification of legislation affecting your business          
Access to monthly webinars on Virtual Connect & Learn          
Discount for Enterprise Software and Professional Services by One Page Business Plan          
Discounts to UPS, Dell, Office Depot, Cision PR Newswire, Enterprising Women Magazine, Constant Contact          
PerkSpot progam merchant savings          
Eligible to speak at virtual Connect & and Learn webinars (125 avg. attendance)          
Eligible to submit content for NAWBO One monthly e-publication (30,000+ subscribers)          
 Note: Each local chapter provides added value to all levels of membership in addition to the benefits listed above.  Affinity Partners


plus one-time member initiation fee of $100 SAVE $120 by paying annually for $239.40 or pay monthly installments of $29.95 for 12 months


plus one-time member initiation fee of $100 SAVE $120 by paying annually for $359.40 or pay monthly installments of $39.95 for 12 months


plus one-time member initiation fee of $100 SAVE $120 by paying annually for $359.40 or pay monthly installments of $39.95 for 12 month


Annual Membership.


"Do You Own a Million-Dollar-Plus Business? Or Have You in the Past? Consider Joining the NAWBO Circle!

NAWBO Circle is an Institute program for Premier members with million-dollar-plus businesses. Its purpose it to provide top-tier women business owners with a transformational blueprint that aligns all aspects of their lives to develop deeper bonds, better businesses and stronger communities. Learn more about this year’s program and costing here

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