NABWIC is a Florida-based, Not-For-Profit organization, formed in 1991 to address the unique challenges of black women in the construction industry. It's mission is to champion and empower women in the construction and related industries to reach their full potential; and to represent the voice of black women in construction in both government and industry arenas.
NABWIC operates under the leadership and direction of it's founder, Mrs. Ann McNeill, and is governed by a national board of directors comprised of women and men who are entrepreneurs and who are actively engaged in construction related trades and industries.
With over eight chapters and areas throughout the country, NABWIC provides a forum for its members to meet and exchange information, ideas and solutions on a local level within specific geographical areas such as Florida, Georgia, New York, Michigan, , and Texas.
On a national level NABWIC provides opportunities for its membership to come together around three national events. These are:
NABWIC offers members an opportunity to expand personal and business networks, maintain awareness of industry developments, improve skills and knowledge, and make a contribution to other women in the construction industry.
Featured Member: NABWIC Recording Secretary and board member, Victoria Hopps.
Victoria Hopps is the President of Hopps Construction Services Inc. and has been serving our local community with great services for over a decade. This includes services to Airports, Housing Authorities, etc., just to name a few.
In addition to a growing construction enterprise which has provided lengthy assignments and projects to help hire and retain employees, Hopps is also the chair of a new non-profit that facilitates homes for those in need. Hopps Affordable Housing Corp is a new 501©(3) that will bring dignity, respect, and trust to neighborhoods and will eventually increase neighborhood property values.
To learn more, visit her website at Hopps Construction Services Inc.