• Reality of a Shark Tank Experience

    Ready to take the plunge into the real “Shark Tank” to access capital for your business? Join us on October 28th for a lively discussion where a venture capitalist, two women business owners, and a banker will share their stories and offer practical tips on pursuing various funding sources for your new or growing business.

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  • Member Spotlight: Cheryl Jarvis

    Cheryl Jarvis, interior designer and owner of Designs By Cheryl Interiors is in our member spotlight this month. Cheryl joined NAWBO Richmond in 2013. Take a moment to get to know Cheryl and her business!

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  • Thank You to Our 2014 Open House Silent Auction Donors!

    A big thanks to all the local businesses and organizations that generously donated to our Annual Open House & Silent Auction on September 16th AND all the bidders who made it such a success! Check out a complete listing of this year’s auction donors.

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  • Are You Ready? Our 2014-15 Programs Are Better Than Ever!

    Mark your calendar now for a whole new year of powerful programming we have lined up just for you. Take a sneak peek at our brand-new program line-up which we can’t wait to kick off in September!

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  • Corporate Partner Spotlight: Spotts Fain

    Don’t miss the chance to get to know Spotts Fain, one of our loyal corporate partners. Betsy Davis, director & shareholder, is a NAWBO member and active member of our Membership Committee.

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Women own nearly half of all privately held firms in the United States.  This is a sector that is rapidly growing within the business community.  Female owned and operated businesses generate trillions in sales, while spending billions on employment, benefits and salaries for the millions of individuals they employ nationwide.  The National Association of Women […]


  Since 1982 the Richmond Chapter of NAWBO has been a strong voice for Central Virginia’s female business owners. Winner of the national “Healthy Chapter Award,” NAWBO Richmond is composed of dynamic, diverse, and powerful community entrepreneurs and corporate sponsors that encourage and enhance successes through programs designed to: Generate business opportunities Build strategic alliances […]


Becoming a NAWBO Richmond Corporate Partner   Want to build your brand among the fastest-growing segment of the business community?  Nationwide there are over 10.1 million women entrepreneurs and this sector grows with each year.  NAWBO Richmond encourages the support of regional corporations and local businesses and organizations to form strategic alliances through partnerships. Partnership […]