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+1.202.393.8307

 

740 15th Street, NW
Suite 400
Washington, DC 20005

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info@dcwbc.org

Primary Contact

Dee Claxton
Director

EMAIL
dclaxton@dcwbc.org

Washington DC Women’s Business Center, National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC)

The Washington DC Women’s Business Center (DCWBC) is a business development organization that serves women entrepreneurs in the Washington, DC Capitol Region. 

The DC WBC is managed by the National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC).

The DC WBC is funded in part by the Small business Administration (SBA) to provide training and counseling to women entrepreneurs, especially women who are economically or socially disadvantaged.

TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE OFFERED

Business Concept

Start-up feasibility analysis

Business Plan

Business plan development
Business start-up information
Business operations
Business management

Licensing

Small business certifications
Business licensing and registration
DCRA – regulatory

Budget, Financing & Lending

Access to capital
Accounting and financial planning
Booking keeping assistance
Financial assistance

Contract and Procurement

Access to contracts
Procurement assistance
Proposal and contract support services
Federal and local government certification

Marketing

Market research
Marketing
Sales and marketing
Business development
Website development
Customer service
Social and other web-based media training

Staffing and training

Human resources

Financing

Access to capital
Financial forecasting
Cash flow analysis
Grant writing assistance
Great Streets grant assistance

LOCATIONS HELPED

Districtwide

PROGRAMS & SERVICES

Individualized one-on-one counseling

Seminars and workshops

Business Opportunities

Networking Events