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Midwest Women’s Business Enterprise Council (MWBEC) is providing valuable services to women owned businesses in the Kansas City region


Launched in January 2015, MWBEC is the WBENC local certification agent for the Chicago Women’s Business Development Center. Locally, MWBEC will collaborate and partner with many existing organizations in the market that work with and for entrepreneurs, in an effort to maximize resources and opportunities.


To be the leader in women’s business development.


To fuel economic growth globally through access to opportunities, by identifying, certifying and facilitating development of women-owned businesses.


  • Accelerate the rate of growth of women’s business ownership.
  • Increase the economic impact of women-owned businesses on both families and communities.
  • Increase awareness of business ownership as a viable means of economic self- sufficiency.
  • Stimulate public policy and systems changes which support and strengthen the economic impact of women business owners.

MWBEC is the local certification agent for the Chicago WBDC