Congresswoman Maxine Waters will host “Women in Business,” a small business expo in honor of Women’s History Month on Tuesday, March 26 from 9 -11 a.m. at the Lawndale Community Center, 14700 Burin Ave., Lawndale. The event is designed to provide those interested in starting or growing a small business with the necessary tips and tools to help them succeed.

“According to the U.S. Census Bureau, California is one of just four states with at least 500,000 women-owned businesses and leads the United States with 1,039,208,” said Congresswoman Waters. “This expo is a great way to network with business experts, federal and local agencies, and learn valuable information for your business project.”

The expo is free to the public, however space is limited. Attendees are asked to RSVP by Monday, March 25 by email: or by telephone (323) 757-8900 ext. 19.