We lift up the women
who lift up the world®

Our Mission

Empowering all women in business.

At the Center for Women & Enterprise, we believe lifting up women benefits everyone. For over 25 years, we’ve helped women launch and grow their businesses by connecting them with the resources to succeed. Because when we empower women economically, we create a ripple effect that expands throughout their communities.

Readiness Assessment

Find your path to success.

Take our self-assessment quiz to identify your readiness to launch your business or achieve the next level of growth.

Our Courses

Upcoming Webinars & Workshops

Whether you’re an aspiring entrepreneur, new founder, or existing business owner, our courses can help you achieve the next stage of growth.

Bold, Beautiful...Boss

Women of Color Business Summit

Celebrate the unwavering resilience of women of color in business, shedding light on their stories of triumph, innovation, and perseverance as they shape the future of entrepreneurship. Developed by and for women of color, the in-person Summit provides space and opportunity to address the unique challenges, concerns, and issues faced by one of the business world’s fastest growing, yet least supported, demographic groups. 

Oct 16, 2024 8:00am

2024 CWE Women of Color Business Summit

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May 03, 2025 5:00pm

Celebrating Women Who Lift Up the World Fundraiser

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The Power of Women

See what the women of CWE have achieved so far.

2024 Rising Star Award Nominee

Briana Azier, Bri’s Sweet Treats, Rochdale, MA

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2024 Rising Star Award Winner

Katrina Banks, Neurologic Optimal Wellness Physical Therapy LLC, Agawam, MA

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2024 Rising Star Award Nominee

Colleen DelVecchio, Maxady, Easthampton, MA

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