2014 marked the 10th Anniversary of the Jacksonville Women’s Business Center
Welcome to the Jacksonville Women’s Business Center (JWBC). The JWBC, funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration and the JAX Chamber Foundation, advances the success of women entrepreneurs at every stage of business development. Our programs are designed for you, the woman entrepreneur who is operating an established business located in one of the seven counties in Northeast Florida: Duval, Baker, Clay, Nassau, Flagler, St. Johns or Putnam.
Women business owners and entrepreneurs seek out the Jacksonville Women’s Business Center to explore the possibilities of starting a business, find answers to operational and management issues and to connect with a knowledge bank of business experts. The services and programs presented by the JWBC are offered at no cost or low-cost (with a few limited partial scholarships) to clients.
You are a fit for the JWBC if you are:
- ASPIRING: You have an idea and are committed to developing it.
- EMERGING: You are engaged in defining a market, developing products and services and building a business organization.
- GROWING: You have experienced dramatic expansion success with evidence of professional management and systems.
- ACCOMPLISHED: You have proven processes, effective management and continued profitable growth.
Programs are designed to provide women business owners with education, information on how to access capital, resources and networks to help them become successful.