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The Women’s Enterprise Development Center (WEDC), a 501(c)(3) corporation, has been empowering women entrepreneurs to build successful small businesses since 1997 in Westchester County and the Hudson Valley. This is accomplished by providing comprehensive, high quality business training programs, one-on-one business and loan counseling, networking opportunities, assistance with loan applications for microloans and crowd funding through Kiva Zip, and M/WBE certification assistance in English and Spanish. WEDC’s overarching goal is to build a vibrant community of women business owners, comprised of start-up and established companies.

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SBAWEDC is funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the SBA. The SBA’s funding is not an endorsement of any products, opinions, or services. All SBA-funded programs are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact WEDC at 914.948.6098. For information about WEDC’s Women’s Business Center program please click here.

Entrepreneurial Assistance Program
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Annual Luncheon & Marketplace
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Keynote Speaker:
Carla Harris

Vice Chairman of Global Wealth Management, Managing Director and Senior Client Advisor at Morgan Stanley and Chair, National Women's Business Council


Register For Events!

  1. Webinar: Green Business Certification – Take the First Step

    May 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  2. Office Closed

    May 30
  3. Strong Women, Strong Coffee

    June 2 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
  4. Sitio Web

    June 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  5. QuickBooks Online Training

    June 9 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  6. Small Group Counseling – Business Plan to Raise Capital

    June 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  7. Camino a la Iniciativa Empresarial

    June 14 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  8. How to Create the Most Profitable Marketing Plan for Your Business

    June 18 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  9. Annual Spring Luncheon & Marketplace

    June 23 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  10. Small Group Counseling – Profitability Analysis

    June 28 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
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