The El Paso Women’s Business Border Center established in 2001, offers the following programs and services:

  • WBBC Offering Minority and Business Services:

    Long-term training and counseling services that provide a general orientation to business ownership; in-depth basic and advanced technical assistance including start-up requirements and procedures, business plan development, financial management, and marketing assistance and strategies for expansion, business loan application training and counseling, access to business data, through Internet training for business uses, and counseling and training on government procurement processes.


The Women's Business Border Center has extended services to 2,595 individuals in 2017.

  • Women's Business Border Center Annual Symposium

    Tremendous event bringing together women from corner to corner of the Southwest. National and regional speakers with expertise on business issues are included. Three prestigious awards are given to deserving female executives and business owners in the region. Corporate panels, seminar sessions, award ceremonies, purposeful networking, a silent auction, and 600 attendees make this the business event of the year. 


These programs provide a continuum of services for women at different levels of business and professional development; they represent a solid foundation to support the growth of women-owned businesses in the El Paso area.