Networking

Women's Business Council is about making connections. 


Through our own events, activities at our luncheons and engaging in community events, we build friendships and business networks.

Trivia Night

Join us Wednesday, May 23 for Trivia Night at The Wheelhouse in St. Joe, where we'll indulge in some farm-fresh local eats before racking our brains in Wheelhouse trivia. More details to come - for now - please save the date! 


  • Date: Wednesday, May 23
  • Location: The Wheelhouse | 109 North Main Street, St. Joseph

Community Events

Urbana Business Association Connection Over Cocktails

  • Date: Tuesday, March 27 
  • Time: 5:30 - 7 pm
  • Location: City View @ The Terminal | 45 E University Ave, Champaign
  • Cost: Free

The Urbana Business Association, First Federal Savings Bank of Champaign-Urbana, and Dish Passionate Cuisine are excited to bring you Connections Over Cocktails, an evening networking event for the Champaign-Urbana Community. Plus - Dish Passionate Cuisine is hosting a cooking contest!!

Prairie Dragon Paddlers' Sing for the Health of It

This event brings together the community for some serious fundraising fun! After open singing auditions, twenty finalists are chosen by the community through online voting to perform live at Sing for the Health of It, where voting continues as the audience enjoys performances, guest DJ, drinks and hors d’oeuvres. The winner receives a trip to the nation’s musical capital, Nashville, Tennessee!

Champaign County Chamber of Commerce First Friday Coffee

  • Date: Friday, April 6
  • Time: 7 - 9 am
  • Location: Illinois National Bank | 2309 Village Green Pl, Champaign
  • Cost: Free

Start your day off right with First Friday Coffee! Enjoy complimentary coffee, conversation and a light breakfast as you network. 

Habitat for Humanity Women's Build Clinic

  • Date: Thursday, April 19 
  • Time: 6 - 8 pm 
  • Location: Lowe's | 1904 N Prospect Ave, Champaign
  • Cost: $5 to participate
  • Register: cuhabitat.org 


Learn how to use basic power tools, basic framing skills, exterior siding installation, laminate floor installation. Plus, eat snacks, make friends and have fun!

Leadership Open House

  • Date: Friday, April 20 
  • Time: 6- 8 pm 
  • Location: Darren Woller Horsemanship | 1936 County Rd 1850, Urbana
  • Register: RSVP to Martha Clipp at mclipp@yahoo.com or 217-369-1031

Hosted by member Martha Clipp. Enjoy demonstrations, refreshments, and meet the horses!