The WBA is a non-profit organization that provides a service to its members at a cost relative to each individual meeting or event.
Cost of Membership
$30 Annual Membership Fee and $20 to Attend Luncheons
$25 to $50 for Special Events and Seminars
- Growing Businesses
- Business Education
- Community Involvement
- Creating Innovation
- Free Listing in Printed Membership Directory and Online Directory (If paid by February 1)
- Networking (The WBA has countless networking activities throughout the year.)
- Luncheons Every Other Month
- Special Events and Seminars
Aside from the unique networking opportunities of WBA membership, there are countless sub-committees members can join. The Steering Committee is made up of those members who are interested in being a part of the major decision-making process of the organization.
Other opportunities of membership include volunteering time or efforts for the communication, membership, event, project or meeting committees. Every member is encouraged to be involved in the organization by donating door prizes, sponsoring meetings or submitting suggestions.
The WBA presently holds membership meetings every other month. Each meeting is host to an educational and informative topic as per member suggestions. The meetings are held in a luncheon-style atmosphere on the first Thursday of the month at the Quality Hotel of Houma. Networking begins at 11:30 a.m., with lunch and the speaker's presentation from noon to 1 p.m. Several sponsorship opportunities are available for each meeting. Learn more about luncheons.