The Women’s Business Development Center has multiple locations across the Midwest and has a 9 states WBE certification area.
Thrive Collaborative Center
712 S. River Street, Aurora, IL
IL SBDC at WBDC/South Suburbs
4137 Sauk Trail, Suite 132, Room V
Richton Park, Illinois 60471
IL SBDC at WBDC/Little Village
3610 West 26th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60623
WBDC- Kansas City
4220 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Suite 350B
Fairway, KS 66205
1533 North RiverCenter Drive (located in WWBIC office)
Milwaukee, WI 53212
6722 Page Avenue (located inside Grace Hill Women’s Business Center)
St. Louis, MO 63133
Throughout the year, the WBDC holds workshops and events in our five major markets: Chicago, IL; Kansas City, KS; Milwaukee, WI; Twin Cities, MN; and St. Louis, MO.
If you are interested in getting involved with the WBDC, contact us for more information.
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