Institute for women Entrepreneurs

The Institute for Women Entrepreneurs (IWE) is merging with the Orange County Small Business Development Center (OCSBDC)! Women entrepreneurs will still have access to great programs and services through this dynamic program. You can learn more about the OCSBDC at

The Institute for Women Entrepreneurs (IWE) is a non-profit business development program of the Rancho Santiago Community College District Foundation (RSCCDF) and is located in Santa Ana, the heart of Orange County, California. The IWE provides its clients with support needed to start and grow successful businesses.

Our program is uniquely tailored to serve women entrepreneurs and provides quality services and innovative programs for the economic advancement of the underserved Orange County community. With the new connection with the Orange County SBDC, the services and programs will be even better than before!