WELCOME to NAWIC Richmond, Virginia Chapter 141
The National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) is a not for profit organization that promotes the success of women in the construction industry, as well as the industry as a whole. More information on NAWIC can be found on the National site.
The Richmond, Virginia Chapter 141 was created on May 27, 1967 at The Jefferson Hotel with 40 charter members. Chapter 141 was incorporated in 1969 as a nonprofit corporation. We celebrated our 50th Anniversary on April 28, 2017 at The Jefferson – back where it all began.
The Richmond, Virginia Chapter is a part of the South Atlantic Region (formerly known as Region 11). The South Atlantic Region encompasses Western and Central Virginia (Roanoke Valley, Richmond, and Greater Tidewater), North Carolina (Durham, Raleigh, Piedmont, Charlotte, Asheville, Fayetteville, Greater Greenville), and South Carolina (Greenville, Columbia, and Palmetto Chapter). Richmond is one of the largest chapters in our Region. We currently meets at the Embassy Suites Hotel on Emerywood Parkway on the 3rd Tuesday of each month.