• BAWIB                               

  • Bloomingdale Area Women in Business is a dynamic group of women who are seeking to expand professional opportunities for themselves in the Bloomingdale area. Bloomingdale Women in Business are looking for women who possess the ability to: "empower, embrace and equip women with the knowledge and resources to achieve their personal goals and reach their professional potential."

    Our goal is to offer educational forums, professional recognition, a resource library, networking opportunities and a chance to form meaningful relationships for women who join our organization. For more information, please call the Bloomingdale Chamber of Commerce office at 630.980.9082

    Steering Committee

    Diane Kowalski  |  Symphony Search Inc.

    Kathy Maykut  |  RE/MAX All Pro

    Susan Sargent  |  Bloomingdale Bank & Trust

    Jenny Yockey  |  Friendly Ford

    2019 BAWIB Scholarship Application

    Click Here To Apply!  Applications are due, Friday, April 12, 2019.

    The Bloomingdale Area Women in Business will award one $1,000 scholarship to a woman who is looking to improve herself professionally by such means as continued education or professional development with the goal of furthering her knowledge and expertise.

    Applicants must be:

    • Affiliated residentially or commercially with the Bloomingdale area.
    • Scholarships must be used within the first year of being awarded. The scholarship will be awarded at the BAWIB breakfast on Friday, May 3, 2019.
    • A committee from the general membership of BAWIB will evaluate applications based on the established criteria. Recommendations from this committee will be tabulated to determine the winners.

    This scholarship is based on:

    • Personal Investment in education and career progression
    • Community Involvement, including volunteer or employment positions
    • Industry Involvement, including networking and committee positions
    • Potential Interview to discuss professional development plans
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