About Us

The Southeast Regional Women’s Business Center (SRWBC) is a business development program serving women entrepreneurs who are located throughout a fifteen parish region of South Louisiana. Services are available to business owners who work or reside within eligible parishes in our service area including:

  • Jefferson
  • Orleans
  • St. Bernard
  • Plaquemines
  • St. Tammany
  • Ascension
  • East Baton Rouge
  • Livingston
  • Tangipahoa
  • Washington

  • West Baton Rouge
  • St. Charles
  • St. James
  • Lafourche
  • St. John the Baptist

The center, providing a wide range of support, training and consulting services, is managed by Good Work Network and is funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.  Established entrepreneurs as well as entrepreneurs who are not yet in business are welcomed.  Programming is available for small businesses at every stage of the business lifecycle.

The center provides individualized one-on-one counseling sessions tailored to meet the needs of each entrepreneur. Curriculum-based and industry-based workshops and seminars are also available.  For a complete list of upcoming trainings available, please click HERE.  To arrange a free one-on-one initial consultation with a business services counselor, please click HERE.

To visit our free resource guide for startup businesses, please click HERE.


Good Work Network is a 501(c)3 organization that provides business development services to minority- and women-owned businesses throughout the Greater New Orleans area.

Our Philosophy

We aspire to help minority- and women-owned businesses start, grow, and succeed. We envision a community where the economy is diverse and inclusive and where all dedicated and competent entrepreneurs have access to the resources they need to succeed.

Our Approach

Good Work Network strengthens small businesses by developing members’ skills, enabling them to realize their full potential. We work to increase market connections so small business owners may become active participants in the local economy. Read more about programs we offer or contact our staff, who are dedicated to improving economic inclusion and who are responsive to the specific needs of each member.