Become a Member

Become a Member

Membership in ABWA Crescent City Connections Express Network is a rewarding and fulfilling experience. Members in good standing are allowed to vote, participate in committees, run for executive office, and get a discount on monthly luncheons.

Download our Membership Brochure Here

Local Dues are $35 and are due on October 1st. National dues are $115. You can pay via PayPal, cash or check using the following instructions:

Cash or Check: Payment of $35 Local and $115 National Dues

  1. Click here to download an application & fill it out completely.
  2. You will need 1 check for $35 local dues and 1 check for $115 national dues (both written out to ABWA).
  3. Give your completed application packet to V.P. of Membership (Shawntele Green) OR mail your completed application packet and check to P.O. Box 1334, Metairie, LA 70004.

PAY NATIONAL DUES ONLINE $120 (including PayPal fees):


Credit Card: Payment of $35 Local and $115 National Dues

  1. Click here to download an application & fill it out completely including credit card info.
  2. Click here to visit the National ABWA online marketplace and set up an account. Then follow the prompts for online payment.
  3. Attach your confirmation email from your online payment to your application.
  4. Either give to V.P. of Membership (Shawntele Green) OR mail your completed application packet to P.O. Box 1334, Metairie, LA 70004.

For more information on membership, email us here
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to download a membership application.

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A National Express Network Membership is $115 a year and includes:

  • Bimonthly Express Network Newsletter and Skillbuilder
  • 24/7 Access to the Women’s Instructional Network (WIN), an interactive community and learning portal where you can connect with other women and launch training programs.
  • Access to ten Team Tools Courses developed by LightSpeed Learning.
  • Access to the Job Suite, five courses in all that provide you a step by step process for coping with career transitions, including advice for keeping a clear head and getting back on track.
  • Opportunity to post resume on ABWA’s Career Connection Board.
  • Discounted registration fees for ABWA’s Nationally Sponsored Events.
  • Opportunity to participate in the KU-MBA Essentials program created and delivered by the professorial and adjunct faculty from the Kansas University School of Business or Park University’s Women as 21st Century Leaders programs.  Both of these concentrated programs are offered during ABWA’s annual National Women’s Leadership Conference and qualify for continuing education credits.
  • Subscription to ABWA’s award-winning magazine, Women in Business.
  • Eligible to participate in an ABWA Express Network in your community where you can connect, learn and grow with like-minded women.  Local dues for ABWA Express Networks are generally $75 per year.
  • Discounts on business products and services including $1500 in Accidental Death and Dismemberment insurance in states eligible to participate.