• WLC 290 width for website.jpg


    Mission: To create an environment for women to band together, share their diverse skills, and make a positive impact on our community


    The WLC Provides opportunities for all women to grow personally and professionally, while also helping them build their influence in the community. WLC sponsors a variety of events such as socials, networking events, and training seminars. Check out the Chamber's calendar of events and see what's coming up next. 

    The council also sponsors the “Women of Excellence" Awards. Since 2011, these awards have recognized the unique leadership influence of women in the greater Greenwood area.

    Every 18 months, the council holds a Women’s Leadership Conference, which is designed to inspire women to grow, learn, and reach their personal and professional potential. The conference includes a full day of inspiring speakers, interactive workshops, a challenging luncheon panel, and an exhibitor’s showcase. Learn more about the conference by visiting www.wlconference.com

  • Call For Presenters

    We are pleased to share with you our call for presenters for the 2017 Women’s Leadership Upstate Conference, a collaborative effort initiated by the Greenwood, SC Women’s Leadership Council (WLC) and the Greenwood SC Chamber of Commerce.

    The purpose of this conference is to offer leadership, learning and networking opportunities to women which will inspire, empower, and motivate them to achieve their personal and professional goals. The target audience is women in the upstate region of South Carolina and is open to women of all professions and backgrounds. The conference will feature keynote speakers, 15 workshop sessions, a Networking Exhibitor Showcase, and catered breakfast and lunch. The anticipated attendance is 300 - 350 women.

    We are seeking experienced presenters who are prepared to share their knowledge, expertise, research or experience in successfully leading, managing and working in today’s internationally infused global, diverse workplace. Workshops are 60 to 90 minutes in length and preferably involve participant interaction. Outcomes for participants should include tangible take-aways that stimulate thinking, trigger ideas and generate new connections.

    Click here for 2017 Conference Presenter Proposal Information
    Click for 2017 Conference Presenter Proposal Form

  • WLC Summer Social

    Donna Adams of Allegra Print Marketing Mail presented the Women’s Leadership Council Summer Social on July 28th.  Forty women enjoyed a barbeque buffet dinner by Montague’s and the southern hospitality of Kathy Michael, owner of the  Sweet Teas Ranch.  ...Learn More


  • Upcoming Events

    Check out all our events for the season!