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American Business Women's Association Midlands Chapter, Columbia, SC 29201

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Where women connect, learn and grow!

One of the things that members like most about ABWA is that it provides a nurturing environment for them to test and acquire new business and leadership skills.  

Members meet monthly to share their professional endeavors, ideas, experiences, resources, products and services, with like-minded professional women. Members are encourage to participate in the local experience where they will have an opportunity for hands-on learning.  

Attending meetings is a great way for members to make new friends, enhance their career, and have some fun! 
Membership Options

The American Business Women’s Association offers two membership options, Basic and Express Network®. Once a member joins the Association, he or she is eligible to join a local league of ABWA as well. This is another great way to capitalize on the benefits of membership through networking and leadership opportunities, including holding local and national positions.

Learn more about the benefits of a  Basic Membership.

Learn More about the benefits of an  Express Network Membership.

JOIN or RENEW today!



ABWA offers members benefits beyond the Association’s many programs, WIN, conferences and magazine. We have negotiated with companies that will offer ABWA members exclusive discounts on products and services you can use for both personal and professional use. Your savings will add value to your Association experience. Click on the company names below. You may find that these discounts go far beyond saving you the cost of your ABWA membership! And check back often – we regularly develop new programs.


GEICO Auto Insurance

ABWA's partnership with GEICO Auto Insurance gives you the benefit of great rates on high-quality car insurance. In addition to your membership discount -- which could shave as much as 8% more off GEICO's already low prices -- you'll also receive 24-hour service online or by phone, efficient and fair claim handling, and the peace of mind that comes with being protected by an auto insurance company rated A++ for financial stability. Click here or call 1-800-368-2734 for a free rate quote today. 




It’s a proven fact that readers make more money—a lot more! (Even in tough economic times.)  Why? One reason is they have a constant flow of new ideas and strategies they can use to help their careers, their teams and their companies. The problem is...who has time for all that reading? There is a solution: ABWA has teamed up with The Business Source to offer concise summaries of the latest business books. Each month you will learn best practices and powerful insights from leading-edge thinkers, industry experts and world renowned business gurus…and the summaries take just 15 minutes to read! Please watch your email in the spring for a special 70% off promotion (a savings of $91) on this powerful new program exclusively for ABWA members.



Explore our new Member Savings Program!
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Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance

As an ABWA member you are eligible to enroll for up to $1,500 Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance at no cost to you.  To take advantage of this opportunity, click here to go to a new AD&D information page. All first time visitors will need to create a new online profile. To enroll for this no cost benefit call, 800-860-7182.




IdentitySecure Program

On average, every 3.2 seconds someone loses their identity*. It’s time to protect yours.

IdentitySecure is designed to protect you and your family against the ever-growing threat of identity theft. Not only are you covered in the unfortunate event that fraud occurs, you also receive proactive protection to help prevent identity theft before it happens helping to minimize potential damage. IdentitySecure is a comprehensive protection program offering unparalleled tools and resources necessary in fraud prevention, detection, resolution.

Don't wait to become the next victim. Get the identity theft protection you need and deserve by enrolling in IdentitySecure today. Click on the logo to try IdentitySecure for 30 days for only $1.





Before you rent your next car, enroll in the Budget Fastbreak program so you can so you can Get In, Get Out, Get GoingSM on your way fast! Budget will keep all of your rental preferences on file so you can skip the lines and never have to fill out another rental agreement again! You will have a choice of vehicle in your reserved rental class (available at most major airports). Simply present your driver's license and hang tag at the exit booth and you're on your way. For reservations log on to Budget.comThe ABWA BCD code is D601000. The discount code is TUGZ003.