What are the benefits of being an ABWA member? 

In addition to the ABWA Penn Square lunch meetings and monthly speakers (at the member rate), your membership includes:

  • Access to our exclusive online learning platform at www.myapexcampus.org

  • Opportunities to give back to the Lancaster community at our annual GateHouse and Omega events

  • A chance to expand your leadership skills in a supportive environment where mistakes are seen as opportunities to grow and learn

Hear from those who have served on the National Board of Directors and not only why they joined but also how they’ve benefitted!

  • A national sisterhood with countless networking forums not only with your fellow ABWA sisters at our local meetings and other chapters in Pennsylvania, but also at our Eastern Regional Conferences each Spring and National Conference each Fall


Ready to join us? Check out the step-by-step below!

  1. Fill out a National Membership Application & Local Dues Form (if you attended a meeting, these documents will be included in your guest packet) - OR complete your National Membership Application ONLINE and simply bring your Local Dues Form to the next chapter meeting.

  2. Please make sure to indicate that you plan to join a local league and complete the league name on your application as “Penn Square Chapter.”

  3. If you were referred to our chapter by another member, please write that person’s name on your national application.

  4. If you fill out the paper application for your national membership, please bring a check for $115 for your annual dues made out to The American Business Women’s Association as well as a check for $30 for your local chapter dues made out to ABWA - Penn Square Chapter. If you are joining after August 1st, please prorate your local dues at $2.50/month.

  5. Email abwapennsquare@gmail.com and let our Executive Board know you’re joining our chapter!

  6. Give your check(s) and document(s) to our Membership Coordinator at the next chapter meeting.