Recent Events:

June Junk Jamboree - June 2014

Scholarship Winner 2014: Hannah Durbin

Chocolate Soiree (at Purdy's) 2012

Business Babes Annual Events:
Raising Diva Dollars for the Society:

- Crab Feast and June Junk Jamboree

Every June, we host our annual auction where each member is encouraged to bring 5-10 items*, where members and guests bid on the items to raise money for our Scholarship Fund. After the auction, a Maryland crab feast dinner is served.
 
*Items can be gently used or new from gifts never used or items/gift certificates from your business.

Diva Destinations: Several times a year the Babes plan group trips and events that give the Babes an opportunity to get together and share good times!

Make S'more Friends: Business Babes offers this networking event twice per year (Spring & Fall) for local busienss owners, professionals and community leaders (MEN & WOMEN) to meet new friends, expand your networks and make new connections. Drinks, light refreshments, and of course s'mores will be served.

Chocolate Soiree: Our Annual Membership Drive where Chocolate is tthe Theme of the Night! All Babes are encouraged to attend and to bring their friends, clients, colleagues to learn more about the Babes, network and meet inspring fellow female entrepreneurs in your community. There will be drinks, light refreshments and of course, chocolate! We have a couple interesting presentations, as well as door prizes and giveaways.

Unwind & Mastermind: Monthly outings to a local restaurant or Babes home to give the Babes an opportunity to unwind, relax and network. The purpose of these casual outings would be to (1) Discuss & resolve specific challenges one or more Babes are facing in their business, (2) to introduce a specific Babe's business to the group, and/or (3) to bond with other women in business. If you'd like to host, email Kay.

Business Babes Programs:
BBS Scholarship Drive: Business Babes Scholarship, started in 2014, was created to provide an incentive and reward for budding female entrepreneurs.   Our Scholarship presents $1000 to an exemplary and high-achieving female Madison County senior who is pursuing a degree in Business Administration.

[See our 2014 Scholarship Winners]

BBS Sponsorship Program: Local Business, even those not owned or operated by a woman, can get involved, market their business and support Business Babes Society through our new Sponsorship Program. With four levels of support, each with its own benefits, we offer affordable options for even small business owners.

[See our the BBS Sponsorship Program]

Deals On Heels:
Each month, businesses will advertise their specials, discounts, coupons and sales through our website and our online newsletter. Check back often to view these great buys!

[See our current month's Deals on Heels]

Babe-to-Babe Member Discounts: Business Babes offer discounts and specials for fellow Babes exclusively. Participating and offering Babe-to-Babe Member Discounts is another benefit to being a Babe!

[See our current B2B Discounts]

New Member Coffee This program is to welcome and get to know our new members. A member of our board will take a new member to coffee to introduce them to the benefits of being a Babe, our regular events, our programs and how to get the most of their membership, as well as getting to know the new Babe, their business and their goals. Comment below to sign up and one of our board members will contact you!

Community Outreach: The Community Outreach committee actively looks for opportunities that Business Babes Society members can participate in to give back to the community, including one chosen non-profit per year that the Babes will focus time and energy in promoting and supporting.

Community events that we have participated in the past are the Downtown Richmond Association, Hope’s Wings, New Opportunity School for Women, the BBS Scholarship Fund.