What we're about
Welcome to the WOMENS SMALL BUSINESS ASSOCIATION (WSBA) - Pennsylvania.
WSBA is a resources for women to connect, learn practical and professional strategies from nationally and locally recognized experts, and network with peers.
Our mission: To become a valuable resource to business women, by helping and stimulating small and start up business throughout PA., through networking, opportunities, and education.
One of the most important goals of the WSBA is to foster women's economic independence by helping them develop skills needed for entrepreneurial success. WSBA believes strongly that self-employment is a viable and a needed option for all women.
Several chapters make up WSBA, and they cover 9 counties. Each chapter represents a county. Currently, we have 9 chapters. The Allegheny chapter was the 1st chapter to form, and it consists of almost 700+ members. You are welcome to join our other chapters, and begin networking with business women specific to their area. Just click on the chapter link of your choice.
Westmoreland Chapter (http://www.meetup.com/WSBA-Westmoreland-County/) Beaver Chapter (http://www.meetup.com/WSBA-Beaver-County/) Butler Chapter (http://www.meetup.com/WSBA-Butler-County/) Washington Chapter (http://www.meetup.com/WSBA-Washington-County/) Fayette Chapter (http://www.meetup.com/WSBA-Fayette/) Blair Chapter (http://www.meetup.com/WSBA-Blair-County/) Allegheny County (http://www.meetup.com/Womens-Small-Business-Association/)
This resource unites business women! You and your business will grow, because the members of WSBA want to be your support team! There is no fee to join WSBA as a general membership! When you sign up under this site, you will then become a general WSBA member.
To learn all that WSBA has to offer, please visit www.WSBA.ws (http://www.WSBA.ws/). To review the products and services that WSBA recommends, please visit our Premier Members (http://wsba.ws/womens-small-business-association/premier-members/2009/11/wsba-premier-members_07.html). Details on Premier Membership will also be available on this site.
Please note: This online community is limited to business women only. WSBA has several opportunities for business men to network with our members at any of WSBA events listed below:
- Attend the next After-work network (TM) in Pittsburgh, Beaver County, Lehigh County, or Westmoreland County.
To locate the next one, please click on link: WSBA Calendar (http://www.meetup.com/Womens-Small-Business-Association/calendar/)
- Attend or participate in any of the WSBA annual events: WSBA Spring Networking Event, Women's Small Business Conference, WSBA Fall Networking Event, WSBA Community Service Luncheon.
Click on link: http://wsba.ws/
We thank you for joining us!
WSBA Founder and Owner