Business & Professional Women / WA
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State Officers 2007-08
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Installation Ceremony
Speakers Bureau


Washington Federation of Business and Professional Women

Women helping Women, Personally, Politically & Professionally since 1919.


Mission: To achieve equity for all women in the workplace through advocacy, education, and information. since 1919

Business and Professional Women/USA, founded in 1919, promotes equity for all women in the workplace through advocacy, education and information. With 30,000 members in more than 1,600 Local Organizations represented in every congressional district in the country, BPW/USA includes among its members women and men of every age, race, religion, political party and socio-economic background.

BPW/USA is the leading advocate on work-life balance and workplace equity

BPW gives the necessary tools to offer training classes on topics including:

  • Communications differences
  • Creating presentations
  • Public speaking
  • Networking
  • Interviewing tips and techniques
  • Negotiating skills
  • Running meetings
  • Leadership skills
  • Business etiquette
  • Lobbying and grassroots organizing
  • Media relations and much more

Legislative Platform

Equal Rights Amendment, Civil Rights, Health, Economic Equity


For more information on BPW/WA

 to find a Local meeting near you email us for at: 


Go to BPW / USA

BPW/WA Newsletter online

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Training & Events

Leadership Training

Young Careerist Competition

Individual Development

Legislative Involvement

Political Action Committee

National Business Women's Week

Women Joining Forces

Benefits of BPW Membership

  • Impact
  • Networking
  • Advocacy
  • Education/Career Enhancement
  • Information
  • Leadership
  • Visibility
  • Helping Others
  • Member Benefits/Discounts
  • Friendships

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WBW Spring 2006 Issue webpage