BPW's Heritage

BPW has a Distinguished Heritage for Over 100 years.


BPW/WA is one of the oldest women’s groups in Washington State. Read About Its Rich History on a National and State level and what BPW has done for women and families for over a century. Some of the chapters included in the book are:
  • Creation of Business and Professional Women
  • Women’s Suffrage
  • National Business and Professional Women (BPW/USA)
  • Washington State Business and Professional Women (BPW/WA)
  • Cheers to 100 Years BPW/WA Celebration
Business and Professional Women (BPW) of Washington State is comprised of two separate entities. One is the BPW Federation that encompasses Local meetings, State events, leadership/training programs, networking, and a Political Action Committee (PAC). The other is the Washington State BPW (WSBPW) Foundation that awards scholarships to women in need. Together, they help women professionally, personally, and politically.
Also when joining BPW/WA you will automatically become a member of the National Federation of Business and Professional Women Clubs (NFBPWC.org) and International BPW.