P.O. Box 14866

Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70898


Contact: Yvonne Dupont (............@yahoo.com)

La Capitale's Officers

From left: Ellen McDowell, secretary; Yvonne Dupont, president;

Traci Adams, vice president; Lois LeBlanc, treasurer

We meet on the second Wednesday of each month.

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Next meeting: September 9, 2015

Juban's Restaurant, 3739 Perkins Road

Join us. Invite your friends. Please RSVP for each person.

11:00 Registration
11:15 Networking
11:30-1:00 Meeting and Lunch

$25 members with RSVP  |  $30 for guests and those with no RSVP





We welcome you to the American Business Women's Association, a friendly, comfortable place for business women of all types to network and continue their professional development and education.

ABWA supports women throughout their careers by providing opportunities to hone leadership skills, access to unsurpassed professional development resources, and national recognition in the largest network of working women in the country.

Under the auspices of ABWA's national organization, our chapter has helped women in their academic, professional, and personal lives for over 30 years.

La Capitale Chapter's 80 members come from all walks of life. From 20-somethings to seniors, from women just starting careers to women enjoying retirement, we welcome all!

Download our Membership Brochure

Be part of a professional group of women who also like to have lots of fun and good times!

Socialize, learn, and network with some of Baton Rouge's most remarkable women. Our meetings and array of events give us plenty of opportunities to have fun and help each other achieve our goals.

Connect. Learn. Grow.

Our new members.


August meeting speakers

June Lyle, Jason Doise and

Jerry Graves

Danielle Dawson and guest at our August meeting

Mary Jackson, Jennifer Hardin, Connie Theriot and guest at our August meeting

Hats Off contest
at our July 2015

Guest judge: Pam Bordelon
of The Advocate (far right)

And the winners are
(from left):

Melissa Chapman
Best Overall

Yvonne Dupont
Best "Out of Box"

Kim Callegan
Best Sentimental

The ever-so-chic entries in the
Hats Off contest
at our July meeting.
Such fun!

La Capitale takes|

a photo break during
our annual ornament exchange
at the December 2014 meeting.

 La Capitale, December 2013 (Thanks to Aaron Hogan/Eye Wander Photo)

For the sixth year in a row, La Capitale collected the Best Practices Level 1 award at ABWA's national conference.

The mission of the American Business Women's Association

is to bring together business women of diverse occupations and to provide opportunities for them to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally through leadership, education, networking support and national recognition.