• Upcoming Events


    26mar9:00 am- 12:00 pmBuilding a Million Dollar BusinessReach Your Milestones
    27mar12:00 pm- 1:30 pmLunch & Learn: From Possibility to Profitability: 5 Strategies to Sustainable SuccessFeaturing Ivy Slater
    27mar3:00 pm- 4:00 pmNAWBO National Member OrientationHow to get the most out of your membership!
    28mar2:00 pm- 3:30 pmAccelerating Access to CapitalCrowdfunding as a Solution to Fund HER Business


    5apr11:00 am- 12:00 pmApril New Member Orientation Call
    6apr1:00 pm- 1:30 pmWhy NAWBO?Please register for Why NAWBO
    11apr8:00 am- 10:00 amBreakfast Business Brainstorming & NetworkingProblem Solving With Women Business Owners
    12apr - 14All Day2018 FCEM World Committee Meeting - Hosted by NAWBO“EXPORTING ENTREPRENEURISM” NAWBO hosts FCEM World Committee Meeting and United Nations Visit
    12apr5:00 pm- 6:00 pmSavvy Solopreneur - Strategic Growth: Delegating to a Virtual Team Can Propel Your SuccessEven the best women entrepreneurs can't and shouldn't go it alone.
    14apr8:00 am- 4:00 pmNAWBO National Members-Only Leadership Development TrainingCreating Leaders for a World of Change
  • News from the President

    Maisha Walker
    President & Digital Marketing Specialist
    Message Medium

    Welcome to the 2017/2018 year for NAWBO NYC! The new board and I are so excited to continue building upon the important work of NAWBO NYC! First – I encourage you to join us for the exciting journey ahead! We encourage anyone who hasn’t become a member yet to sign up now and enjoy our member benefits. We also invite you to submit your interest in becoming a volunteer or Chair for a NAWBO NYC Committee. Click here for more info and to volunteer today! We are also looking for volunteers for our partner event New York Build – Women in Construction Networking Event. Sign up here. It’s a great decision to become more involved. We hope you’ll join us for our next networking breakfast on Mar. 21. Another great event coming up is Building a Million Dollar Business! You won’t want to miss it!  We look forward to getting to know you better as a member of the NAWBO NYC community.

    Warmly, Maisha


Recent News

  • NAWBO NYC Hosts Delegation of French Women Business Owners

    The NAWBO NYC board was recently honored to host delegates from the French women business owners organization FCE – Les Femme Chefs d’Enterprise. It was a clear, beautiful night in New York City, perfect for cocktails and conversation between the business women from New York and Paris. We met at the lovely apartment of NAWBO […]

  • H.R. 5050 Was on the Money Then and Now

    This year marks the 30th anniversary of one of the most game-changing pieces of legislation for women business owners: H.R. 5050, also known as the Women’s Business Ownership Act that was signed into law on October 25, 1988 by then-President Ronald Reagan. As I sat down to write this month’s blog and thought about the theme, […]

  • NAWBO 2017 Albany MWBE Advocacy – June 6th

    On Tuesday, June 6th NAWBO NYC joined a coalition of organizations in the first ever M/WBE Coalition Day. As leaders of the small business community, we met with members of our NY State Assembly and NY State Senate to advocate for legislation that will advance opportunity for NY women-owned businesses. Some of the legislation supported […]

NAWBO NYC Mentoring Program


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  • NAWBO NYC’s unique Mentoring Program is built on a one-on-one relationship between an experienced, successful woman entrepreneur and a business owner who needs guidance to grow her company or take it in new directions.

    Apply to be a Mentee Apply to be a Mentor