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Letter from the President & CEO

Hello Members, Community Partners, and Gala Guests, I want to thank you all for making our 2022 Parade of Stars Awards Gala a huge success! As our first major in-person event since February 2020, it was not surprising that over 500 of you were ready to get together in person. This year, we not only had the opportunity to celebrate our awards winners in-person, but to also give back to the Council through several fundraisers. Over $146,000 was raised during the evening through our Bling Boxes, donated by JCPenney, Heads of Tails Game, prize donated by The Container Store, gift-card grab, silent
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The Container Store is Breaking the Bias

This Women's History Month, our Corporate Member The Container Store, is celebrating by bringing awareness to the bias that women experience that make it difficult to advance. The #BreaktheBias campaign is the 2022 theme for International Women's Day which strives to bring awareness for a gender equal world, free of bias, stereotypes, and discrimination. One way that The Container Store is working to break the bias, is through their newly launched supplier diversity program . "Our commitment to #BreakTheBias goes beyond our employees and extends into the communities where we operate and to the

2022 Parade of Stars Award Winners

The awards gala is an opportunity for the Women's Business Council - Southwest to recognize Women Business Enterprise (WBE) and Corporate (Sustaining) Members that have gone above and beyond to support women-owned businesses and promote supplier diversity initiatives.
2019 Women Working Together Award Winners

2022 Women Working Together Award

Are you a certified WBE who has done business with another WBE? Submit your Done Deal™ and be eligible for the Women Working Together Award, to be presented at Connections to Contracts on April 12th.