Our Mission

To assist woshutterstock 390152098men in achieving their dreams and to improve our community by helping them to start and run successful businesses, regardless of social or financial disadvantage, race, ethnicity or business background.

Did You Know...
Your WBBC is a part of a national initiative promoting entrepreneurship in youth, military and Hispanic entrepreneurs.

The WBBC provides information, training, individual technical assistance and opportunities for not only women but anyone interested in starting or expanding their business. We create opportunities for anyone who wants to access information, personal guidance and insight into business-management skills. We accomplish these through assistance and/or training in finance, management, marketing, procurement and the Internet as well as addressing specialized topics such as home-based business, corporate executive downsizing and welfare-to work.

Meet our WBBC:

 Mary Helen Aldeis
WBBC Program Director
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Mary Helen Aldeis was born and raised in El Paso, Texas. She is a high school graduate of Austin High School.  
Ms. Aldeis obtained her Bachelor of Science in Human Services Degree. She has volunteered her time at many organizations in El Paso. Her internships have been with a vast array of organizations such as the Access to Recovery Program, Child Crisis Center of El Paso, and Mothers Against Drunk Driving. 

Her primary responsibilities are to provide information, training, individual counseling and opportunities for women interested in starting or expanding their business. The Women’s Business Border Center (WBBC) creates opportunities for women and entrepreneurs who want to access information, personal guidance and insight into business management skills. Ms. Aldeis has led the Women’s Business Border Center to high prestige and many recognitions from local to national level. Through her guidance and expertise, the WBBC has helped entrepreneurs begin and grow their businesses.   She has been with the Hispanic Chamber for nine years.


Paulina Lara
Business Development Specialist
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My name is Paulina Lara, and I am the Women’s Business Border Center Business Administrative Training Specialist. I have lived in El Paso my whole life. I attended Loretto Academy, and I am a recent graduate of the University of Texas at El Paso with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Computer Information Systems. Family is very important to me, as well as friends. I like helping others. To be able to work with the Women’s Business Border Center is great because I am able to be a part of the change I wish to see in the world. I love to be able to help empower women and help get them to where they want to be.

Learn more about our Women's Business Border Center at their official website:   http://www.womenbordercenter.com/



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