CWE Eastern Massachusetts – Women's Business Center

We are open for business virtually.  All CWE physical offices are closed due to COVID-19 but we are just a phone call/email away.

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The Center for Women & Enterprise (CWE) is a non-profit economic empowerment organization whose mission is to strengthen communities and the economy by supporting women to launch and successfully sustain businesses.  Opened in 1995, the Easternl Massachusetts Women's Business Center operates in partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration.  We offer consultations, workshops and networking opportunities to help you reach your entrepreneurial goals.

Enhanced Spanish-Language Programs

The Center for Women & Enterprise’s Eastern Massachusetts Women’s Business Center (CWE Eastern MA) has been selected by the Small Business Administration (SBA) to be one of the 14 organizations nationwide to receive a Resilience and Recovery Demonstration Grant for the development of innovative programs aimed at women-owned businesses affected by the pandemic.  CWE is collaborating with Surfside Capital Advisors, as its technical assistance provider, to offer a series of Spanish-language programming.  Click here to learn more.

Programas Mejorados En Español

El Centro de Mujeres Empresarias del Este de Massachusetts (CWE Eastern MA)ha sido seleccionado por la Administración de Pequeñas Empresas(SBA)para ser una de las 14 organizaciones de todo el país que recibirán una subvención de demostración de resiliencia y recuperación para el desarrollo de programas innovadores dirigidos a empresas de mujeres afectadas por la pandemia. CWE está colaborando con Surfside Capital Advisors, como proveedor de asistencia técnica, para ofrecer una serie de programas en español. Haga clic aquí para obtener más información

Our Community Expectations

Welcome to the Center for Women & Enterprise community! We are excited to work with you! CWE programming is delivered in alignment with our company’s core values: respect, equity, collaboration, innovation, diversity, and joy. We are committed to providing a safe space for learning and connecting for everyone. We celebrate all humans, irrespective of gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity or other identifiers. We do our best to approach our programming from a feminist perspective that is secular and non-partisan, and are committed to doing better. We are committed to guaranteeing a safe, enjoyable, and meaningful experience for our clients, facilitators, counselors and staff. By participating in our programs, you agree to these principles. We reserve the right to remove participants from any session in the event of violation of these principles.

Your Commitments:

  • You will keep information from your peers in your CWE experience confidential.
  • You will not repurpose material provided by CWE and your classmates for your own commercial endeavors.
  • You will not actively solicit your peers or instructors

Workshops in Eastern Massachusetts

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Funding & Resources Available to Small Business During COVID Crisis and Recovery

Please click on the link below to see resources available to entrepreneurs in central Massachusetts in the wake of the COVID pandemic.  To schedule a one-on-one consultation to discuss recovery strategies for your business please click here.


Small Business Administration

Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Learn More


Eastern Massachusetts

Samilys Rodriguez
Director - Eastern MA
(617) 532-0254
Cassandra Chislom
Client Experience Coordinator-Eastern MA
(617) 532-0225

Contact Us

For more information about CWE, what we offer and how we can support you in business please email or call us at 617-536-0700.

Eastern MA l 44 School St., Suite 200 l Boston, MA

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