Your Small Business Partner

We are a Women’s Business Center as designated by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). We help women start and grow profitable and sustainable businesses.
We train entrepreneurs, advise businesses, provide loans, and create jobs.

How We Can Help

Training

Whether you’re thinking about starting a business, getting ready to launch a business, or already in business, we offer comprehensive classes and workshops to help you achieve your business goals.

Loans

We help women overcome obstacles to accessing credit by offering a variety of loan terms. We provide loans up to $50,000 to qualified new and existing business owners.

Business Support

We have created a collection of publications, websites, and community agencies that can help you start, enhance or grow your business.

204
Businesses Created or Enhanced
1,050
Jobs Created or Retained
$11,100,000
Loans Distributed or Facilitated
*Stats are based on the 2016-17 fiscal year

emPOWER Social Hour: A Taste of Entrepreneurship

Join us on March 8th, International Women's Day, for an evening of discovering your new favorite women-owned businesses. Engage your senses by seeing, tasting, and interacting with the products and services of 10 women-owned business from across the Twin Cities.