About Us

ABWA logo with Eldorado Chapter nameEldorado Chapter is a part of the American Business Women’s Association which was established in 1949 in Kansas City, MO.

Eldorado Chapter was chartered in 1965 in the city if Commerce, CA and later relocated to Downey, CA.

Our membership includes women from a wide spectrum of professions and occupations. Such diversity makes being a part of ABWA and our chapter a enriching experience.

We hold dinner meetings the third Wednesday of each month, when members are encouraged to network with one another. The highlight of each meeting is an informative speaker.

2016-2017-BestPractices AwardAccomplishments

Professional Development and Scholarships. Believing education and training are essential, through our Fund Raising events are provided over $200,000 for Scholarships to local women and have set funds aside for members professional development.

  • A sponsoring chapter of an ABWA National Women’s Leadership Conference.
  • A sponsoring chapter of a Women on the Go Conference.
  • 2013-2014 Best Practices in League Management – Striving Award
    – American Business Women’s Association Award-Winning Team

Member of:

  • ABWA Council of Southern California
  • Member of the Downey Coordinating Council.