Western Women’s Business Center

The WWBC meets the needs of women entrepreneurs through one-on-one business coaching and counseling, workshops, seminars, networking opportunities, and technical assistance.

WWBC Mission

The mission of the Western Women’s Business Center (WWBC) is to provide technical assistance, capital and programs that reduce the barriers and serve as a catalyst to the success of women entrepreneurs in Western North Carolina.

Carolina Small Business Development Fund

The WWBC is a program of Carolina Small Business Development Fund, a statewide nonprofit Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) with a mission to foster economic development in the state of North Carolina. CSBDF provides small business loans and business services to start-ups and existing businesses.

Women First

The WWBC meets the needs of women entrepreneurs through one-on-one business coaching and counseling, workshops, seminars, networking opportunities, and technical assistance. ​Business owners are offered training on a range of topics including marketing, financial management, business planning, preparing for a small business loan, industry-specific top