Our Mission and Purpose

Going the Extra Mile for Women in Business

Whether you’re working in a corner office or starting a business with a laptop at the kitchen table, WBOA will help you continue to grow as a leader in the Pioneer Valley business community.

A Rich Legacy of Support

Founded in 1982, the Women Business Owners Alliance of the Pioneer Valley (WBOA) is at the heart of women in business in Western Massachusetts. We are the fastest-growing segment of the economy.

Women-owned businesses are growing 30% faster than the national average.

Our Mission and Purpose

Our Mission is to educate, energize and empower women in business.

Our Purpose is to help women entrepreneurs to build their business skills and confidence. We accomplish this through professional development seminars and meetings, teaching networking/interaction skills, leadership opportunities, and interactive technology.

Diversity Statement

WBOA values and seeks a diverse and inclusive membership. Our goal is to effectively represent the full diversity of the women business community regardless of race, religion, age, sexual orientation, national origin or disability.

We Stand on Each Other’s Shoulders

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