Washington, D.C. —
"We look forward to President Biden swiftly signing into law the new federal holiday known as Juneteenth National Independence Day. We are proud to see our nation's leaders acknowledging the injustices of the past. There is still much more work to be done and we will continue to do our part to ensure that our Black NAWBO sisters have the support and resources to compete equitably in our global economy," said Jen Earle, NAWBO CEO.
Founded in 1975, NAWBO is the unified voice of America's more than 10 million women-owned businesses representing the fastest-growing segment of the economy. NAWBO is the only dues-based organization representing the interests of all women entrepreneurs across all industries. NAWBO develops programs that help navigate women entrepreneurs through the various stages of their business growth. To learn more, please visit www.nawbo.org.