Women's Enterprise Development Center Inc.
Since 1997, the Women's Enterprise Development Center Inc. (WEDC), a nonprofit microbusiness development organization, has been providing entrepreneurs with the skills, tools and resources they need to start their own businesses, to expand them and to achieve economic self-sufficiency. WEDC offers a wide array of entrepreneurial training programs and services, including a comprehensive 60+ Hour Entrepreneurial Training Program, one-on-one counseling, microloans, M/WBE certification and procurement assistance, networking events and small business seminars. It is the US Small Business Administration's Women's Business Center for Westchester County and the Lower Hudson Valley and the NY Empire State Development Corporation's Entrepreneurial Assistance Program (EAP) Center for Westchester County. WEDC's offices are located in White Plains and Poughkeepsie, NY.
WEDC is incorporated as a not-for-profit organization and has been granted Section 501(c)(3) federal tax-exempt status as a publicly-supported charity.