August

AUG
20
JumpStart: Business Launch

August20, 6:00 – 9:00 PM
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

We'll help you understand the tricky legal, insurance and licensing aspects so you can launch your business with confidence.

Fee: $35 per workshop, $155 for series

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AUG
22
Wine with WBEC-East

August 22
Erie, PA

Join us in North West PA for a relaxing afternoon of wine tasting and networking!

Fee: $10, includes wine tasting

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September

SEP
04
Orientation & Business Assessment

September 4, 5:45 – 7:30 PM
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

If you're just getting started on your journey of entrepreneurship or want to know more about us, this is where you start!

No fee

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SEP
11
FastTrac

10 Weeks, September 11 - November 13
Wednesday Evenings, 6:00 – 9:30 PM
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

The ultimate entrepreneurial prep course for women with a strong business concept.

Fee: $300, lmtd financial assistance available

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SEP
13
Listening To Your Business™

September 13, 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
FHLBank Pittsburgh

Created for experienced business owners, this hands-on workshop will help you take an eye-opening deep dive into your business.

Fee: $150

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SEP
19
Finding Your Funding

September 19, 6:00 – 8:00 PM
WBEC-East Conference Room, Philadelphia

A panel of local lenders will be on hand to explain loans, micro-loans, and lines of credit. Get connections, get funding, get launched.

Fee: $10

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SEP
26
Annual Awards Celebration

September 26, 4:30 – 8:00 PM
Cescaphe Ballroom, Philadelphia

Join us in honoring the entrepreneurs, corporations and community members who make a difference!

$99 early bird, includes open bar & parking

 

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October

OCT
17
Business Websites 101

October 17, 6:00 – 8:00 PM
WBEC-East Conference Room, Philadelphia

Designed for non-technical entrepreneurs, this workshop will help you access easy-to-use online tools to launch or improve your website.

Fee: $10

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OCT
22
The Future of Care: Health, Wellness & Human Services Industry Day

October 22, 4:00 – 7:00 PM
Bethlehem, PA

Save the date! Industry days are networking events that allow women-owned businesses to network with corporate and government supplier diversity professionals.

Fee: Certified WBEs & Employees / Council Members: $45, All others: $55

 

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OCT
24
Hiring Your First Employee

October 24, 6:00 – 8:00 PM
WBEC-East Conference Room, Philadelphia

Our panel of experts will review the legal, financial, and administrative requirements for employers, plus best practices for recruitment.

Fee: $10

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November

NOV
13
Construction, Manufacturing & Transportation Industry Day

November 13
Pittsburgh, PA

Save the date! Industry days are networking events that allow women-owned businesses to network with corporate and government supplier diversity professionals.

Fee: Certified WBEs & Employees / Council Members: $45, All others: $55

 

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NOV
21
Desserts & More

November 21, 5:30 – 8:30 PM
WHYY Philadelphia

It's our favorite party of the year! Join us as we celebrate the sweet success of women business owners and ensure WBEC-East is able to continue to change lives.

Tickets: $200

 

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