The mission of the Women’s Business Development Council (WBDC) is to support economic prosperity for women and strengthen communities through entrepreneurial and financial education services that create and grow sustainable jobs and businesses across Connecticut. From starting or growing a business to increasing income, the Women’s Business Development Council drives business success in a tangible and accessible way.
We help businesses reach beyond
where they are and grow to the next level.
Through workshops, one-on-one coaching and training programs,
the WBDC is making a difference in people’s lives.
Training and Counseling
Educates, empowers, and guides the aspiring, emerging and established entrepreneur throughout their small business venture.
Gives people a solid foundation from which to grow. The program includes settings for clients with different financial needs.
Access to Capital
Provides technical assistance to both aspiring and established entrepreneurs who are actively pursuing capital.