The Women’s Business Resource Center (WBRC) was established in 2001 to support minority and women-owned businesses as a pathway to secure economic parity for African Americans and other underserved populations. The WBRC provides small-business development services including business education workshops and interactive trainings, hands-on technical assistance, and access to resources relevant to aspiring and existing entrepreneurs throughout southeastern Louisiana. Services include: comprehensive business planning and support, loan packaging, business certifications, and assistance with operational streamlining, business financials and accounting.

Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm

For assistance outside of these operating hours, please email: wbrc@urbanleaguela.org

To get support starting or growing your business, please complete the online Small Business Inquiry Form.

For general questions, please email: wbrc@urbanleaguela.org or call 504-620-9647.

“Even through our growth, we continue to value the assistance provided by this amazing organization.  They are continually providing invaluable networking and training resources.  We are truly grateful for the impact this assistance has had on the growth of our business.”

Christina Couvillion

President, Quality First Marine Construction & Vessel Support

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