Why Join?

We offer. . . .

  1. Unique Support and Focus: GNWBC is dedicated to supporting women entrepreneurs. We acknowledges the unique challenges faced by women-owned businesses in accessing resources and training tailored to their needs. By joining GNWBC, entrepreneurs gain access to specialized programs, resources, and a supportive community focused on their success.

  2. Comprehensive Business Services: The center offers a wide range of services including face-to-face, 1-on-1, and online technical training, as well as business counseling. These services are designed to help entrepreneurs at every stage of their business journey—from startup to expansion—enhancing their skills and knowledge base crucial for sustainable business growth.

  3. Network and Collaboration Opportunities: GNWBC serves as a hub for like-minded partners and entrepreneurs to come together, share ideas, and collaborate. This collaborative environment fosters innovation and mutual support, allowing members to learn from each other’s experiences and leverage collective knowledge for business success.

  4. Access to SBA Programs and Resources: As one of the few SBA-funded Women’s Business Centers, GNWBC provides direct access to SBA programs, resources, and potential funding opportunities. This affiliation ensures entrepreneurs receive up-to-date information and support essential for navigating the complexities of small business ownership.

  5. Community Impact and Economic Development: By supporting women entrepreneurs in creating sustainable businesses, GNWBC contributes to local economic development by generating jobs and revenue. This impact is crucial, especially in recovering from the economic challenges posed by the pandemic, making GNWBC’s role even more significant.

  6. Focused Mission and Outcomes: GNWBC is committed to delivering substantive, outcome-oriented business services. Its mission to empower socially and economically disadvantaged women entrepreneurs underscores a dedication to equity and inclusivity in business support.

Joining GNWBC offers not just practical business support but also a community of peers, access to essential resources, and opportunities for collaborative growth—all tailored to the specific needs and challenges faced by women entrepreneurs in the Omaha Metro area.