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D.C Charter Chapter proudly joined the WaMarVa Area ABWA Council in celebrating ABW Day on September 24.  Among  the Council's four outstanding honorees was our Chapter member, Lorraine T.  James.  Lorraine is a founding member of the Council.  She gave the Council its name and was the Council's elected President.                     Congratulations

Our Vision

We envision DC Charter Chapter as a premier Business organization for women in the Washington, DC Metropolitan Area, constantly evolving.  This Chapter desires to be known as one of excellence, helping women grow, develop and realize their potential.   In our commitment to give back to the community, we will invest in the lives of women through educational opportunities, scholarships, and mentoring.  We will offer increased enhancement for the professional and personal development of our members.


Basic National dues are annually $115


Local chapter dues are  annually $60





Whether you are starting a new business or looking to advancing your career, the American Business Women's

 Association is the place to be for working women and women Business owners who want to connect, learn and grow.

As an ABWA member:


NETWORK face-to-face with accomplished women and men just like you from musicians to physicians by joining a Chapter or Express Network in your community.

CONNECT with members online in ABWA's Community Connections or members-only Facebook page.

REGISTER for courses or nationally sponsored conferences to acquire the knowledge and skills that will advance you and your career to the next level.

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