We’re the National Association of Women Business Owners of Greater DC Chapter (NAWBO DC).

For over 45 years, we’ve provided a nurturing community for women business owners to come together, learn and promote one another. We’ve fostered strong corporate collaborations and strategic alliances, and over the years, have developed into a formidable economic force and change agent for the Greater DC and national business environment.

We know how hard running a business can be. We’ve been there.

You’re constantly being challenged, needing to adapt quickly, having to learn new skills, and operating in a state of not-knowing. Self-doubt can creep in. Not to mention: it can be isolating, too.

But it doesn’t have to be this way.

NAWBO members are women business owners, and we’ve all needed help and support at some point. We’ve turned to our sisterhood for education, guidance and support, and even advocacy in navigating business complexities.

It has meant everything to have a collaborative, nurturing group of high-caliber women by our side.

Discover how our sisterhood can help your business rise.

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Lisa Nicholls – Tira! Strategies

The women I have met through NAWBO are what keeps me involved in this organization. From local chapter meetings to national events, I continue to meet and connect with other women business owners who inspire, uplift, nurture, and support me. To me, NAWBO represents the best in women business owners. The sisterhood that I always encounter at every event is what defines NAWBO for me.

Lisa Nicholls
NAWBO Greater DC President
CEO, Tira! Strategies