COVID-19 Crisis: Funding & Resources for Small Businesses.

CWE is committed to helping small business throughout this crisis and beyond.  We have created a list of funding opportunities and resources that may be available to you and your business.  Please reach out to your local Women Business Center for guidance and assistance.

Funding & Resources

Congratulations to our 2021 Rising Star Award Winners

CWE’s Andrea C. Silbert Rising Star Award is presented each year to 5 entrepreneurs, each from one of CWE’s Women Business Centers. Each Rising Star exemplifies the potential of all women to launch and grow businesses!

Shea Rose | Elizabeth Hermawan & Jeanny Stevens | Wangene Hall
Jo & Huck Truesdell | Simony Resende

Start

Start

All you need is an idea and ambition. We prepare you with the roadmap to success.

Start your journey

Grow

Grow

As your business grows, so must your skills. We provide you with the know-how.

Grow your skills

Certification

Certification

Further expand your company's visibility with CWE's guidance and tools.

Get certified

Client Stories

Our clients inspire us and others everyday. Celebrate women entrepreneurs.

Read our client stories.

Eastern Massachusetts

Women's Business Center

Central Massachusetts

Women's Business Center

New Hampshire

Women's Business Center

Veterans Business Outreach Center of NE

View details

Classes and programs

To us, being a small business owner or entrepreneur is a little bit like being a super hero.

You create something from absolutely nothing taking a risk and leap of faith because you know the impact you can have on the world around you while creating the life you have been dreaming about. 

We believe it's BOLD. We believe it's BRAVE. We believe it's MAGICAL. 

Read Jaime’s story

Jaime Weatherby
Jaime Weatherby
Weatherby Media, NH

Tara's enrollment in the 10-Week Business Planning program was a true eye opener that showed her that serious planning and researching was needed in order for her business launch to be successful.

Read Tara's story

Tara Axson
Tara Axson
LM Hairstyles, MA

"CWE has been an incredible resource. We have covered how to start a business, marketing, startup funding, etc." 

Read Kayleigha's story

Ashley Kirsner
Kayleigha Zawacki
Science Division LLC, MA

The Director at CWE has been an incredibly influential mentor over the years and helped Shana open her storefront.

Read Shana's story

Shana Goldberger
Shana Goldberger
Sweet Babu, VT

CWE is proud to be supported by


View all supporters