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We will be raising funds for  Metro Relief at our OCTOBER 13th MEETING.

Metro Relief provides food for the needy as well as socks and other necessary items for the homeless and those temporarily displaced.

To bring together businesswomen of diverse occupations and to provide opportunities for them to help    themselves and others grow personally and professionally through leadership, education, networking support and national recognition.        

The Colony Charter Chapter of ABWA is located in The Colony TX 75056

Our chapter logo, the pink flamingo!

To be a great source of strength, mentoring, resources, networking and friendship for The Colony

Homemakers, Teachers, Medical-Health-Beauty Professionals, Business Owners & Entrepreneurs, Politicians, Corporate-Legal-Retail-Service Professionals... You name it, you can enjoy the benefits of a diverse group of women who care about you and your success!


Members of our chapter enjoying a social activity at a local restaurant!

Chartered in 2000 with over thirty members.  ABWA The Colony has been providing opportunities for members to advance personally and professionally ever since, and has been recognized nationally with the “ABWA Best Practices” award. 

ABWA The Colony focuses on Professional Development of our members, yet continues to create a warm environment for members to share successes and learn from the lack there of.  Support of each other’s personal and working lives is tantamount.

The chapter consists of a variety of members – from home-based business owners to employees of large companies.  With those demographics, ABWA The Colony provides excellent opportunities to mentor or be mentored, to build confidence and competence, develop and enhance organizational skills, practice collaboration and delegation, and lead or be part of a team, all while building lasting friendships.

President:                 Lisa Dute

Vice President:        Bernetta Henville-Shannon

Secretary:                 Kathy Swanson

Treasurer:                 Barbara Raffman

Contact us at:  abwathecolony@yahoo.com                                                                                            

ABWA National Website:  http://abwa.org/ 

Interested in joining ABWA?
Information about membership: 

Membership Information Packet 2015-2016

Interested in more information about ABWA The Colony Charter Chapter?
Contact a  Membership person at: 

Membership ABWA The Colony

Our chapter’s regular monthly meetings feature networking and highly regarded professional development speakers.  Please check our Monthly Meetings page to pay your meeting fee in advance.

Most monthly meetings are held the second Tuesday of each month in The Colony.

Meeting Fee: $18 (includes dinner)
6:30 - 7:00pm Networking                                                                                                                                                          7:00 - 8:30pm Dinner and Program

Amore Pasta & Pizza
4709 State Highway 121 Suite 118
The Colony, TX 75056
972-624-1313 / 972-624-1044

Please contact us at abwathecolony@yahoo.com.

We look forward to having you visit with us soon!