Our Contact

For more information contact our Chapter President, Virginia Rakijasic at 941-922-7578 or via email:  vharmony5@aol.com.


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Our Meeting

The cost is $22
6:00 Networking
6:30 Dinner & Program

womenWe welcome you!

We invite you to join us at one of our monthly meetings, the second Tuesday of every month at the Holiday Inn Lakewood Ranch, 6231 Lake Osprey Drive, Sarasota, FL 34240 to connect with other business women through networking, hear interesting and relevant program speakers focusing on professional growth and development, learn more about continuing education opportunities, and make new connections and friends.

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With the launch of newly redesigned Women In Business magazine, members learn about topics that have high interest to women and high relevance to the mission.

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The Mission of the American Business Women's Association is to bring together businesswomen of diverse occupations and to provide opportunities for them to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally through leadership; education, networking support and national recognition. 


If you're interested in learning more about ABWA, check out this online packet of information. We look forward to meeting you and answering any questions you may have about our organization or contact our Membership Chair, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


WIN logoABWA is proud to announce the Women’s Instructional Network (WIN)™! An interactive online community designed especially for the American Business Women’s Association, WIN delivers professional development courses, ABWA tools and resources, as well as a specialized networking tool to keep individual members and local chapters and Networks up to date on the hottest Association news.   >read more