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Mission Statement

NAWBO-LA Mission Statement:
National Association of Women Business Owners - Los Angeles (NAWBO-LA) strives to empower women entrepreneurs into economic, social and political spheres of power by:

  • STRENGTHENING the wealth creating capacity of our members and promoting economic development within the entrepreneurial community
  • CREATING innovative and effective changes in the business culture
  • BUILDING strategic alliances, coalitions and affiliations
  • TRANSFORMING public policy and influencing opinion makers


Enterprise Institute Mission Statement:
The Enterprise Institute of NAWBO-LA is dedicated to accelerating initiatives and research that promote the entrepreneurship of women worldwide. We accomplish this by:

  • Supporting initiatives that propel women entrepreneurs into positions of leadership and power
  • Disseminating knowledge and building entrepreneurial capacity through research and education; and
  • Working with the community to build a legacy for the next generation of entrepreneurs.
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Description

Founded in 1975, the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) is the voice of America's 10.6 million women-owned businesses and is the only dues-based national organization representing the interests of all women entrepreneurs across all industries. Today the organization features chapters in almost every metropolitan area in the United States and is represented in 33 countries across the world through its affiliation with Les Femmes Chefs d'Enterprises Mondiales (World Association of Women Entrepreneurs).

The National Association of Women Business Owners - Los Angeles (NAWBO-LA) is one of the organization's leading and innovative chapters since its beginnings in 1979. NAWBO-LA strives to propel women entrepreneurs into economic, social and political spheres of power by: strengthening the wealth creating capacity of our members and promoting economic development within the entrepreneurial community; creating innovative and effective changes in the business culture; building strategic alliances, coalitions and affiliations; and transforming public policy and influencing opinion makers.

Founded in 2000, the Enterprise Institute of NAWBO-LA is a 501(c)3 tax exempt charitable organization dedicated to accelerating initiatives and research that promote the entrepreneurship of women worldwide. We accomplish this by supporting initiatives that propel women entrepreneurs into positions of leadership and power; disseminating knowledge and building entrepreneurial capacity through research and education; and working with the community to build a legacy for the next generation of entrepreneurs.

Together, NAWBO-LA and the Enterprise Institute work closely to ensure that women business owners are recognized as a public policy voice to be reckoned with, a formidable economic force, and as effective agents for change in the dynamic business environment that is Southern California.

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http://www.nawbola.org

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