Supporting every stage of your small business journey

We provide support for women business owners to start, develop, lead and sell businesses. After 26 years of operating as Women’s Enterprise Centre, we are now WeBC.


 

Start

Turning your dream into a business?

Access support and guidance to navigate the early stages, and make key decisions.

STARTING MY BUSINESS

Develop

Up and running?

Build your skills and confidence in the key areas of your business.

DEVELOPING MY BUSINESS

Grow

Ready to take your business to the next level?

Find financing and resources to expand your business and explore new markets.

GROWING MY BUSINESS

What we offer

We provide a range of business support services and funding options to help you start, develop, lead or sell your small business. From essential business skills to personalized business advice, we know the right questions to ask and the right resources to connect you with.

  • WEBC Financing
  • WEBC Mentoring
  • WEBC Skills development
  • WEBC Advisory services
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FEATURED WEBINAR SERIES

Shape Up Your Financials in 2023

Join us to increase your financial literacy, master new skills and feel more confident managing the money for your business.

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FEATURED WEBINAR SERIES

Build Your Dream Team in 2023

Join us to learn proven practices to attract new employees and actively engage your team!

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FEBRUARY IN THE WECAFÉ

Running a Business During a Financial Downturn

Join us to hear from women business owners who experienced past recessions and have made it out the other side.

REGISTER FREE
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ONLY A FEW SPOTS LEFT! APPLY NOW FOR WINTER 2023

Learn to communicate with confidence

Taking the Stage® is a powerful program to help women achieve a confident leadership presence, and we’re hosting groups in Prince George, Salmon Arm and Vernon!

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SPECIAL PROGRAMS

Access a line of credit up to $20k, or a loan of up to $100k

With the Unity Women Entrepreneurs Program, you can access financing from Vancity with wrap-up around support from WeBC!

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Upcoming events

We host virtual and in-person events and workshops throughout the year, along with our partners around BC.

Free WeBC Business Loan Info Session

DATE & TIME January 31 @ 8:00 am to January 31 @ 8:00 am

LOCATION

FREE Starting a Business Info Session | Part 1: How to Write a Business Plan

DATE & TIME February 1 @ 12:00 pm to February 1 @ 12:00 pm

LOCATION Webinar

Know Your Numbers: 4 Key Ratios and What They Can Tell You

DATE & TIME February 2 @ 10:00 am to February 2 @ 10:00 am

LOCATION Webinar

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FEATURED entrepreneurs

Ariss Grutter and Tess Gobeil, Awl Together Leather, Vancouver

Ariss Grutter and Tess Gobeil’s joint venture, Awl Together Leather is more than just a custom leatherwork and shoe repair studio.

Offering a wide range of services related to leather including alterations and repairs as well as small goods production, the pair is dedicated to building a community hub where people from all walks of life can connect and learn the art of leatherworking in a safe environment.

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