Why Join BPW?

  • Impact
  • Networking
  • Advocacy
  • Education
  • Information
  • Leadership
  • Visibility
  • Helping Others
  • Member Discounts
  • Friendships

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For membership information, please contact Denice Robinson, Membership Chair, at 724-557-5552.


BPW/PA is a statewide organization of 1600+ members in 75 local organizations and 12 districts throughout the state. BPW/PA is a leading advocate for working women in our state. We work on all issues that touch women's lives and sponsor programs and scholarships to improve women's lives and careers.

We are also in the process of building a new website! Check out our progress at www.BPWPA.WildApricot.org, and check back frequently as we are still under construction!

  • Organized in 1919, the Pennsylvania Federation (BPW/PA) is one of the Charter Members of the National Federation of Business and Professional Women’s Clubs, Inc.
  • Our organization was one of the first women’s organizations to formally endorse the Equal Rights Amendment in 1937, and we have led the drive for ratification ever since.
  • Since its inception, the Pennsylvania Federation has initiated programs such as: Luncheon Honoring Women in Government, National Business Women’s Week Projects, Workshops for Women, Youth Conferences, Leadership Training and Mentoring.
  • BPW/PA has endorsed many financial projects including: purchase of cancer research equipment, victims flood relief, scholarships, interest free loans to members and Math Counts.


Our Goal

To promote full participation, equity and economic self-sufficiency
for America’s working women.

Our Vision

To achieve equity for all women in the workplace through
advocacy, education and information.

BPW/PA is affiliated with BPW Foundation

BPW/PA is in partnership with Seton Hill University E-Magnify
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