Membership in ABWA

MEMBERSHIP IN THE AMERICAN BUSINESS WOMEN’S ASSOCIATION

Our Commitment to Women

Whether you are starting a new business or looking to advance your career, the American Business Women’s Association is the place to be for working women and women business owners who want to connect, learn and grow personally and professionally.

Lifelong Learning

ABWA is committed to creating accessible, affordable and innovative learning opportunities that will prepare you to respond to the challenges or opportunities you experience at any given moment in your career.  As a National member, you can choose from a diverse collection of online courses in ABWA’s Apex Campus available 24/7.

We welcome learners of all ages, educational backgrounds and career paths who are motivated to chart their learning journey.

Empowering Women Through Educational Scholarships

Today’s scholarship recipients are tomorrow’s leaders.  ABWA members give back by funding scholarships through the Stephen Bufton Memorial Educational Fund.  Since 1953, the educational fund has awarded more than 17 million dollars in scholarships.   Visit www.sbmef.org  for more information on scholarships for women.

Become a Member in the American Business Women’s Association

And receive a value 20 x your annual investment with these exclusive benefits and savings:

  • Join a local ABWA community.  Thousands of business and networking meetings are hosted each year.
  • Access to ABWA’s members only Facebook. 
  • Free and heavily discounted courses in ABWA’s Apex Campus, a savings of thousands of dollars.
  • Discounted conference registrations hosted by ABWA National in the spring and fall each year.
  • Complimentary subscription to the Achieve Newsletter published six times a year.
  • Free $1500 in Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance where available.

CHAPTERS AND EXPRESS NETWORKS

CHAPTERS AND EXPRESS NETWORKS in ABWA

More than 5,000 business/networking meetings are hosted each year in more than hundreds of cities across the nation.  ABWA’s Chapters and Express Networks also serve as experiential learning environments that provide women opportunities to learn new, and master business skills that are valued in today’s workplace.  Local dues are modestly priced. Contact us at webmail@abwa.org for more information.

If your city is not listed in the directory, consider starting a new Chapter in your community.  For more information about this fabulous opportunity, contact Angela at 1-800-228-0007.

BUSINESS AND EDUCATIONAL SPONSORS

ABWA has negotiated with companies that will offer ABWA members exclusive discounts on products and services you can use for both personal and professional use. Your savings will add value to your Association experience. Click on the company names below. You may find that these discounts go far beyond saving you the cost of your ABWA membership! And check back often – we regularly develop new programs. 

Dell Technologies offers ABWA members a wide range of reliable business class technology solutions.

Through this partnership, ABWA members have access to several valuable benefits:

  • Exclusive Member Savings: Stackable 5%-10% coupon
  • Access to a dedicated Small Business Advisor
  • Dedicated ABWA landing page: www.Dell.com/ABWA
  • When you request a Dell coupon on the Landing Page, include this Password:  ABWAFY25
  • Access to Dell Financial Services

Visit www.Dell.com/ABWA or call 800-757-8442 to speak with a Small Business Advisor. For any additional questions, email ABWA’S Account Executive at Amy_Henry@Dell.com.

Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance

Franklin Madison Group LLC. (formerly The Affinion Group) is the plan administrator for ABWA’s $1,500 Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance Policy. Federal Insurance Company, a Chubb company, is the insurance carrier. This plan is available for members who live in eligible states. Members must enroll themselves into the program. For members age 70 and older, the insurance value drops in value 30%.

To enroll any time of the year, or if you have questions about your coverage, contact Franklin Madison at 1-800-860-7182. You can also visit their website:  https://www.fmservice.com/insurance/american-business-womens-association/chubb/add

You will need to create an account and a unique password. This is not connected to your ABWA/Community Connection profile.

20% Tuition Reduction Scholarship for ABWA Members!

Northcentral University and National University have combined to create a strong, single institution that will provide students with a full range of market relevant programs and more innovative, learning opportunities to prepare them for tomorrow’s jobs today. By combining NCU and NU into one institution, we will have the resources to further advance our position as one of the leading universities for adult learners and enhance our ability to serve students and expand access to an affordable education for decades to come.   To request information, contact:  WESCorp@nu.edu  or visit our website www.nu.edu.

Be sure to tell your National University advisor you are an ABWA member to receive the tuition reduction.

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