Women's Business Council of Champaign County

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 Women's Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame Coach Nancy Fahey is the current head women's basketball coach at the University of Illinois. Previously, she served as head coach at Washington University in St. Louis. She is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin, where she played college basketball.

Coach Fahey will take a look back at how coaching women's basketball has evolved over her 30+ year career since title IX in the mid 1970's. She will also share opportunities and challenges of coaching today's elite female student athletes.

Tickets are $15 in advance or $22.00 at the door.

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June 18 - Cooking Demo at Grovestone!! 

Since we reached the minimum for sign up, we are able to have more people join us if interested. I am extending sign up until Thursday, June 13th... so sign up today!

Come join your WBC ladies for an evening of cooking and wine! 

Chef Leah at Grovestone will be cooking up a 5 course Mediterranean style meal that we all get to watch her prepare - and then try!!  We will also be sampling 3 wines... and if you are wanting a bit more, wine will be available to purchase by the glass!!  Plus... Try some bread, oil dippings, and have opportunities for discounts on other Grovestone Products!  This will be a fun filled night that you won't want to miss!!  Tuesday, June 18th starting at 6:30 pm at Grovestone (1707 W Kirby Ave, Champaign). Open to WBC members, plus a guest!! $38 per person... sign up and pay online to reserve your seat by June 13th!!  Can't wait to see you there!!"  

WBC Directory - for members only


We Need your contact information for our new Directory. Please click on the link below to fill out the Directory Contact information form with your updated info. 

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2019 Luncheons

Get ahead! You can now prepay for any upcoming luncheons this year!

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About WBC

Who We Are

 Women’s Business Council (WBC) serves women of all ages who live, work and play in Champaign County. WBC formed in 1985 to provide a forum for members to discuss career goals, foster leadership skills and increase their professional networking opportunities. We are committed professionals creating opportunities for personal and professional growth while building strong relationships to address the challenges we face—together. We are supportive of one another, active in the community, fun-loving and dedicated to building strong bonds.   

Join Today To

  • Build personal and professional networks.
  • Engage with other community-minded women.
  • Learn about an interesting topic each month.
  • Further your career through scholarship opportunities.
  • Attend fun social outings.

Become a Member

Join us the fourth Thursday of each month* for a luncheon meeting.

Guests are welcome to attend two meetings before joining. 

 * Luncheons held the third Thursday in November and December. 

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Women's Business Council of Champaign County

PO Box 3323 · Champaign, IL 61826