Our Impact - CWE Central MA

Women (and men) annually receive programs and services they need to transform their lives and make a real impact on the local economy in terms of job creation and increased wages.

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A History of Success

In 2018

  • 1,350
    Number of people who participated in CWE programs and events
  • 681
    Number of people CWE trained and counseled
  • 570
    Number of jobs CWE helped entrepreneurs create and/or nurture
  • $16 M
    Amount of wages CWE helped entrepreneurs generate
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Since CWE Central MA began in 1999

 

  • 8,400
    Number of people CWE has trained
  • 8,800
    Number of jobs CWE supported the creation of
  • $257 M
    Amount of wages CWE helped entrepreneurs generate


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Client Demographics

  • 83%
    Women
  • 40%
    Low to Moderate Income
  • 25%
    Minority
  • 26%
    Unemployed
  • 5%
    Disabled


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Impact on Participants

  • 51%
    Start a business
  • 90%
    Increase their understanding of business and entrepreneurship
  • 76%
    Increase the revenue of an existing business
  • 29%
    Improved their financial situation
  • 23%
    Added employees to their company
  • 30%
    Hired employees