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We were chartered in 1946 and are still going strong for the betterment of women in our community.
BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL WOMEN'S FOUNDATION
In 1956 Business and Professional Women's
(BPW) Foundation became the first 501(c) (3)
research and education institution of national
scope solely dedicated to issues that affect
BPW Foundation's work influences, informs
and educates Presidents, members of Congress,
state officials, policymakers, employers and
working women-making research and
resources available that accurately portray the
challenges faced by and the important role of
BPW Foundation is headquartered in the
Washington,DC metro area for a reason - to
provide members effective national
representation on issues critical to
BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL
The purpose of the Washington State BPW
Foundation (WSBPWF) is to expand
employment opportunities and career
development through scholarships and
education for working women.
Education, training and retraining is crucial
to meet the challenges of a rapidly changing,
technology advanced economy.
The Foundations goal is to provide
opportunities for business and industry to work
more closely in training the future workforce.
The Foundation funds women's education
through traditional accredited universities and
colleges, including online classes.