Promoting, Connecting and Opening   Doors for Women Entrepreneurs.  

Our focus is the economic empowerment of all women entrepreneurs.

The New York Women’s Chamber of Commerce is a membership organization dedicated to assisting women achieve success and economic independence through business ownership and self-employment.

COVID19 Resources & Financial Assistance

COVID19 Resources & Financial Assistance

Dear Women Entrepreneurs

The Coronavirus continues to have a monumental impact on our community and small businesses across the Tri-State area and the country.  In an active effort to prioritize the health and well-being of our community and staff, we will service all clients remotely as of Tuesday, March 17, 2020.  We are committed to continuing to provide services to our women entrepreneurs during these perilous times.  If your business is impacted by COVID-19 and in need of assistance please contact us and a member of our team will get back to you.  We are fully accessible via phone and email at 212.491.9640 and

What's NEWS with the Chamber

As NYC reopens, the New York Women's Chamber of Commerce is providing face masks, floor decals, and signage to local beauty salons and barbershops.  The Chamber has also visited businesses in Washington Heights with the SBS Commissioner Jonnel Doris, Assembly Member Carmen De La Rosa, NY State Senator Robert Jackson, and Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer. 

NYC Phase Four Guidance

NYC has entered Phase Four as of Monday, July 20. In this phase, some cultural venues, like zoos and botanical gardens, can open for outdoor activities at thirty-three percent capacity, professional sports resumes without fans, and the media industry has the green light. 


NYC Phase 4 Reopening Industries:

  • Higher Education

  • Pre-K to Grade 12 Schools

  • Low-Risk Outdoor Arts & Entertainment

  • Media Production

  • Professional Sports Competitions With No Fans

NY Women’s Chamber President Quenia Abreu is selected by Governor Cuomo to join his NY Forward –Reopening Advisory Board. The New York Forward Re-Opening Advisory Board will help guide the state’s re-opening strategy. 

The Women’s Chamber 2019 NY Women of Excellence was a total success

There  was  a  packed  house on  Friday, September  20 at  the  NY Women  of  Excellence Awards  and  ContractHER  Fundraising  Breakfast  held  at  the  Battery  Garden  Restaurant!  Thank  you  to our  sponsors, entrepreneurs, and  friends  for  their  support  and  for  joining  us  in  celebrating  the accomplishments  of  our  twelve  Women  of  Excellence  and  one  Gentleman  of  Quality. A  big congratulations  to  our  2019  Honorees!  Lorraine Grillo,  Shendora  Pridgen,  Francilia  Wilkins  Rahim,  Zenaida  Rodriguez, Kimberly  D. Hardy,  Sarah  V. Man,  Cira  Angeles,  Eugenia  Foxworth,  Renee  Sacks, Rodneyse  Bichotte  &  Mark  Gjonaj. This  event  was  made  possible, thanks to  the generosity of our sponsors:  SCA, Morgan  Stanley,  BNY  Mellon,  Foxworth Realty, Sacks Communications, MirRam Group, Diversity  Agenda, WBC, Wells Fargo, Turner Construction, Skanska, Inca  Kola, Verizon,  Magnacare, McKissack  &  McKissack, L.A. Riverside  Brokerage  and  Columbia  University."

NYWCC Honors Women of Excellence on September 20th, 2019 

NYWCC Honors a Dozen Leaders at Annual Women of Excellence Awards

New York Women’s Chamber of Commerce honors Women of Excellence at Fundraising Breakfast

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The Women’s Chamber corporate sponsorship consists of Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, educational institutions and non-profit organizations.

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