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Donate to Great Lakes Women’s Business Council (WBC)

You can donate here to contribute. Founded in 1984, Great Lakes Women’s Business Council (WBC), is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit champion for women, minority, and small business owners. We provide access to capital and corporate procurement opportunities, certification for women-owned business enterprises and small business educational support. There are several ways to provide support.

Direct Donations 

Support our Scholarship fund for low-income entrepreneurs. Your donation is tax-deductible and you will receive a donation receipt for tax purposes.(c)(3)

Program or Event Sponsorship 

Sponsorships are available for Great Lakes WBC innovative events that offer the opportunity to network and cultivate procurement and sales opportunities. The largest  Women Business Conference in the region, Executive Education Training (sustain qualified WBE suppliers), Corporate Procurement Communications (educate WBEs on corporate procurement processes), and Award celebration.

For more information, contact LeCathy Burston, Director of Membership and Corporate Development at 734-677-1400 or

Support Great Lakes WBC Through Amazon Smile

Amazon will donate .5% of your Amazon purchases to Great Lakes WBC and we will use this money to invest in women-owned and minority businesses.

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Choose Great Lakes Women’s Business Council for your charity of choice.

Go to Go to “Or pick your own charity organization”. Type in Great Lakes Women’s Business Council.

Then start shopping and don’t forget to go to to shop and support Great Lakes Women’s Business Council.

To change your charity

  • From your desktop, go to Your Account on and select the option to Change your Charity
  • Or, from your mobile browser, select Change your Charity from the options at the bottom of the page. Select a new charitable organization to support Great Lakes Women’s Business Council