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

Congratulations to our 2020 FundHER Award Winners!

SPADÉT Corporation & Earth Angel Sustainable Prod. Services

FundHER Award RecipientAnnabelle Santos, Founder & CEO of SPADÉT

"I will use this grant to increase production capacity and manufacture at higher volumes, including equipment and labor. I also wish to move to a larger facility by the end of my lease. I will strengthen my online business by hiring a company to improve SEO and social media presence. Please support NYWCC by donating to FundHer so that they can continue to offer the much needed support to Minority Women Small Business Owners."                                                              - Annabelle Santos, Founder & CEO of SPADÉT

FundHER Award RecipientEmillie O'Brien, Founder & CEO of Earth Angel Sustainable Production Services

"Receiving the FundHer grant was a dream come true for Earth Angel. With it, we are able to retain our staff to build and market our Covid Response package to support the entertainment industry's return safely and sustainably. Donating to FundHer is an incredible way to support community-focused, small, women-owned businesses such as myself to not only survive the pandemic but help support a thriving recovery."                            - Emillie O'Brien, Founder & CEO of Earth Angel

With the Reopening of NYC, the NYWCC Helped Small Businesses in need by distributing masks, floor decals and protective guidelines

As NYC reopened, the New York Women's Chamber of Commerce has provided & continues to provide face masks, floor decals, and signage to local beauty salons and barbershops in the New York City area. As part of this service, the Women's Chamber visited  small businesses in Washington Heights with 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 on 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 was selected by NYS 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. 

Upcoming Events

"How to Finance Your Business with ACCION"        

  Wednesday, October 7th, 2020 from 10:00am to 11:30am

Partner Event 

Harlem Community Development Corporation "Managing Your Cash Flow" Free Webinar 

Thursday, October 8th, 2020 from 10:00am to 11:30am 

The Women's Chamber champions women-owned businesses of all industries, ethnicities, sizes and at all stages. Welcome our Member of the week!

Grow your business success through networking events, educational resources and advocacy.

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“Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions, and/or recommendations expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA.”

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

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New York, NY 10031

(212) 491-9640

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