The National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs (NFBPWC) works to develop the professional, business and leadership potential of women at all levels, and advocates for equal participation of women and men in power and decision-making roles.



Members connect with other like-minded individuals through a broad range of ongoing learning programs, networking events, and mentoring opportunities.

When you join NFBPWC, you are joining a nation of powerful voices that empower and ally with women!




State & Local Club Highlights

The NFBPWC/North Carolina club meets virtually at 8pm ET on the 3rd Thursday of the month via Zoom. See the event listing below for details.

The Chatham & Orange Counties BPW club meets:

  • Board Meetings • 1st Wednesday of the month • 11:30 am
  • Drive-In Meetings • 2nd Wednesday of the month • 12 noon - 1:00 pm
  • General Club Meetings • 4th Wednesday of the month • 7:00 pm

NFBPWC/NC mission: to play a local role in achieving the national mission of developing the business, professional and leadership potential of women on all levels through education, advocacy, mentoring, networking, skill building, and economic empowerment programs and projects.

We strive to inspire and deepen character in women to be champions in their own communities. 


Find a State Club

There are currently 2 clubs in the state of North Carolina.

1. Chatham & Orange Counties BPW
- Take advantage of local networking, programs & services, and resources when you become a member of a local club! Facebook Instagram

2. NFBPWC/North Carolina
- Professional women from around the state organize for the purpose of furthering the objectives of the national organization and aiding local Clubs within the state of North Carolina.

Membership Application


Upcoming State Events

  • No upcoming events

Read about these North Carolina members featured on the NFBPWC Spotlight page!

  • Jennifer Halloran
  • Marsha Riibner-Cady
  • Jessica Bryan
  • Hannah Hughes
  • Jo Naylor



Leadership Team 

  • Marsha Riibner-Cady, President
  • Lea-Ann W. Berst, Webpage & Facebook
  • Varnell Kinnin, SDG Chair & Secretary
  • Jo Naylor, Bylaws Chair


Our State In Pictures!



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