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American Business Women's Association (Maia Chapter)


Mary Shindell, (734) 996-3963

Opportunities for leadership, education, and networking. Meets 3rd Tues. 6 p.m., location varies, check website for details. Annual national dues $115, local dues $24, plus dinner fee each meeting. Guests welcome. Reservations required. abwa-maia.org


Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti Regional Chamber

2010 Hogback, #4 [map]
(734) 665-4433

Networking opportunities and events, educational seminars, leadership development, member discounts, health care programs, and public policy advocacy. Dues based on number of employees and level of membership. a2ychamber.org


Growing Hope

922 W. Michigan, Ypsilanti [map]
(734) 786-8401

Supports local small business owners and entrepreneurs in food and agriculture, runs a community event space and licensed community kitchen. getintouch@growinghope.net, growinghope.net


Institute of Management Accountants


Angela Combs, (734) 878-6734

National organization for financial professionals sponsors speakers on technical issues and professional development. Publishes newsletter, Qualified Opinion. Meets Sept.-Nov. & Jan.-May, 3rd Thurs. 5:30 p.m., 3150 Boardwalk. Reservations requested. imamichigan.org/annarbor


LA2M Marketing Education


Derek Mehraban, (734) 272-4698

Formerly known as Lunch Ann Arbor Marketing. Open to client- and agency-side marketing professionals, and those interested in learning about marketing. Wed. 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m., Conor O'Neill's, Celtic Room, 318 S. Main, $5. la2m.org


New Enterprise Forum

2010 Hogback, #4 [map]
(734) 665-4433

All-volunteer organization of experienced service providers, entrepreneurs and executives. Provides coaching, at no-cost to the startup entrepreneurs, to perfect their investor pitches. Helps entrepreneurs connect with local and regional investors as well as other resources. The start-up then has the opportunity to present their pitch to the community at one of the NEF's monthly Forum meetings. Meets 3rd Thurs., (except Aug. and Dec.), at Ann Arbor SPARK Central (330 E. Liberty), 5 p.m. Meetings free to all. membership@newenterpriseforum.org, newenterpriseforum.org


Washtenaw Association of Volunteer Coordinators (WAVC)


Professional networking and support organization for managers of volunteers. Meets Jan., March, May, July, Sept., and Nov., various locations. wash.avc@gmail.com, wavc.wordpress.com


West Washtenaw Business Association


(734) 436-1080

Forum for communication and social outreach for businesses and individuals interested in improving the economy, environment, and security of the greater western Ann Arbor area. General meetings held quarterly at various locations, monthly educational seminars, and monthly after-hours networking opportunity. Dues $95. admin@wwba.biz, wwba.biz


Women Business Owners of Southeastern Michigan


(734) 604-2910

Advancing the goals of female-owned businesses since 1995. Programs focus on networking, education and referrals. Dues $75. communications@wbo-mich.org, wbo-mich.org


The Women's Exchange of Washtenaw (WXW)


(734) 355-9185

Helps women business leaders connect and collectively solve business problems to grow companies, create more products and services, employ more people, and revitalize region. Works directly with business owners, CEOs, and business & community leaders to solve business issues, train up-and-coming young professionals, and connect available workers with jobs. carole@a2solutionsfirst.com, wxwbusiness.com V




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