Center for Women and Enterprice (CWE)

Established in 1995, the Center for Women & Enterprise (CWE) is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping women start and grow their own businesses. CWE is a national leader among women’s business development agencies.

CWE’s mission is to empower women to become economically self-sufficient and to prosper through business and entrepreneurship.

CWE has served over 23,021 entrepreneurs. CWE offers education, training, technical assistance, women’s business enterprise certification and access to both debt and equity capital to entrepreneurs at every stage of business development. Their clients are drawn from a wide variety of racial, ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds, spanning the range from women living in public housing who may want to start home-based or small retail businesses to women running fast growth, multi-million dollar technology businesses. As a non-profit, charitable organization, CWE provides scholarships for its services in order to serve all women, regardless of their ability to pay.

For more information, contact:

Carmen Diaz-Jusino
[email protected]

Center for Women and Enterprise
132 George M. Cohan Blvd., 2nd Floor
Providence RI 02903




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