SC Women’s Business Center

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The South Carolina Women’s Business Center (SCWBC) program seeks to promote and encourage economic security and self-reliance for women and families through entrepreneurial instruction and financial education.  This program provides confidential one-on-one business coaching, training workshops and networking opportunities for women entrepreneurs at all levels. We are here to help small businesses in SC start, grow and succeed.

Hours of operation:

Monday – Friday
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
For weekend appointments, please email Tanya White at


Do you have a business idea and need help ACHIEVING THE POSSIBILITIES?

Screen Shot 2017-02-01 at 3.15.04 PMJoin us at our next Founder’s Lab: 

A 2 ½ hour workshop includes a 1-hour presentation from a professional business consultant, technical assistance with creating a business plan and, a free copy of our resource guide. Women helping women succeed in a supportive environment. Light fare is provided.
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Receive 3 FREE business coaching sessions

Once you have participated in (or pre-registered for) Founder’s Lab, you get access to FREE business coaching with seasoned business experts. Utilize these private sessions to get personalized feedback and action plans to succeed with your new business. To set up an appointment with our Women’s Business Center manager, please click here.



South Carolina Womens Business Center Think Tank Webinar

Complete the Think Tank online assessment

An hour long webinar that walks you through a complete business audit checklist to determine areas of improvement and suggested business strategies to prompt growth. The assessment results act as a tool to better evaluate current business practices and build a list of priorities. The online assessment has proven beneficial for entrepreneurs in business between one and three years.
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Get 3 FREE business coaching sessions

Once you have participated in our Think Tank webinar and completed your business audit checklist, you are eligible for business coaching with a professional business consultant. Utilize these private sessions to get personalized feedback and action plans to succeed with your new business. Read more here >>

Take Think Tank Now


Are you looking to network with like-minded business owners?

South Carolina Womens Business Center Mastermind Exchange

Come to our Mastermind Exchange:

Through the Women’s Business Center, meet other seasoned entrepreneurs, foster connections and create Mastermind groups for growth. The goal is for business owners (of 4+ years) to swap advice, walk away with valuable insights, and build new connections to form their own Mastermind circles. Read more here >>

Become a Volunteer: Want to get involved with the SCWBC? We are always looking for experts to join our coaching team and to offer their skills as a speaker. Get more info here >>

*Photos by Kayla Brennan & Laura Olsen

Our locations:


129 Cannon Street, Charleston, SC 29403  
USC/Columbia Technology Center, 1225 Laurel Street, Columbia, SC 29201
Phone: (803) 545-4903


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 Apply to be a Workshop Speaker  Apply to Volunteer as a Business Coach


Sponsors, Alliances & CollaboRative Partners:

Funded in part by a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.




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