Welcome to NAWBO Raleigh

NAWBO Greater Raleigh champions women business owners with purposeful connections—connections to education, mentoring, networking, authentic relationships, strategic partners, and so much more.

A NAWBO membership offers women business owners a national and local platform to tap into the power of an already established community of women entrepreneurs. Your membership investment provides a portfolio of benefits that propel business growth and fuel personal and professional development. 

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What Makes Us Different?

  • We focus exclusively on women business owners (WBOs)

  • NAWBO Greater Raleigh is part of a national NAWBO movement, and the chapter has over a 40-year history

  • We are advocates and focus on public policy, serving as a voice at the local, state, and federal level

  • NAWBO Greater Raleigh is passionate about mentorship and education, both supporting the next generation of entrepreneurs AND our member entrepreneurs who are building their businesses to the next level

  • Our dues are affordable and can be paid monthly or annually

  • We have a diverse membership with varied industries and business sizes

Chapter News & Blog


The Greater-Raleigh community came together to support the area's first local-Women-Business-Owner holiday shop and social. The success stories from the evening highlight why these events are vital for Raleigh's growing entrepreneurial hub—espec
12/20/2018 | carolinefisk | 0
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30 Years of HR 5050

We're celebrating the 30 year anniversary of HR 5050, the legislation that made it illegal for banks to require that women business owners have male relative cosigners on business loans and lines of credit. NAWBO was the advocacy group behind the bill.
03/07/2018 | sarahglova | 0
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