Improving Prosperity for Niagara’s Women Business Owners

This 36-month project will increase the economic prosperity of women business owners by working to improve business supports and services in the Niagara Region together with community partners including economic development agencies, chambers of commerce, financial institutions, women’s organizations, and Brock University.


TARGET:  All women business owners across the Niagara Region.


  • Our project will implement solutions that address barriers that women business owners face in Niagara, identified together with women business owners and the stakeholders who can affect change in the area of economic prosperity in Niagara Region.

As part of our Improving Prosperity for  Niagara’s Women Business Owners initiative, the Welland Heritage Council and Multicultural Centre in partnership with the organizations listed below is offering networking and informal mentoring opportunities through Success Circles, a safe place for women entrepreneurs to share their challenges and successes as business owners in a group setting.

Success circles are open to all women business owners in the Niagara Region, and will be offered at various locations. Please see below for a list of dates and locations.

March 21, Niagara Falls Small Business Enterprise Centre, 4321 Queen St., 1:00 – 2:30pm

March 27, Welland Heritage Council and Multicultural Centre, 26 East Main St., 1:30 – 2:30pm

April 6, St. Catharines Enterprise Centre, 1 St. Paul St., Suite A301, 1:00 – 2:30pm

April 25, Niagara Chapter-Native Women, 1088 Garrison Rd., Fort Erie, 1:00 – 2:30pm


To get involved in the project or learn more 

Contact: Lori Webster

Manager, Improving Prosperity for Niagara’s Women Business Owners

905-732-5337 x 128

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