CERWIB helps women in business address the challenges of today’s business world through education, training, and networking opportunities. Our members range from sole proprietors to large community-based organizations.

January Event

Small Business Taxes


Cindi Brewington

Join us for a presentation on the complexities of small business taxes!

Cindi Brewington of Cindi's Accounting & Tax Service will be guiding us through what to expect and how to win at tax time.


Cost: $8 members/non-members

Please register to attend, only paid registrants will be admitted.

January 27th 

11:30am to 1:00pm

Zoom Info

Meeting ID: 419 190 7455

Passcode: 213096

       Member Spotlight

Dawn Hoxie

Say Hello to Dawn Hoxie! She is our featured member for the month of December.

Dawn Hoxie has called Alaska home since 1992 when her and her family moved here after being stationed at Elmendorf AFB. Dawn and her husband have three boys and two Grandchildren. They enjoy spending time outdoors, especially camping, biking, hiking and fishing.

Dawn has worked for Northrim Bank since 1993 and is currently the branch manager at the Eagle River Branch. She enjoys living and working in the community of Eagle River due to the hometown feeling. She serves on the board of directors for the Chugiak/ Eagle River Food Pantry, Chugiak/ Eagle River Chamber of Commerce and the Chugiak/ Eagle River Women in Business.

Northrim Bank offers a full service of banking products including deposit accounts, loans and investments. They were founded on the philosophy of “Customer First Service.” Northrim prides itself on getting to know if customers to provide a more personal approach and Dawn believes this is very important in the banking industry.

Do you want to be featured in our member spotlight? Your bio will be published in our Newsletter, Facebook Page, and Website! Attend any CERWIB luncheon for a chance to be featured!

Renew your 2021 membership now! New members will receive the remainder of 2020 included in your 2021 membership! 

Some of the amazing benefits of being a member of CERWIB include:

Listing in the CERWIB Directory
Monthly Luncheon Events
Monthly Evening Events
CERWIB Facebook Page and Members Only Group
Small Business Workshops & Speaking Opportunities
Networking opportunities and business referrals
“Be a Mentor or Be Mentored” Program
Professional Development & Training Sessions
Electronic Newsletter - Monthly Member Spotlight to
Showcase YOU and YOUR Business
Special Member Pricing with ER Good Deal Magazine
Support Among Local Woman-Owned Businesses
Access to over 200 local women in business
Develop leadership skills and build relationships by
joining a network committee



Join us to not only network, and learn how to grow your business; but to also help empower other women to do the same and make an impact on your local community.

Members also have exclusive access to our membership database so they can email any correspondence to all the other members of the network.



In 2011 the CERWIB Board started a scholarship for women who are furthering their education or beginning a new career to apply for a scholarship to assist them in their financial needs. Click below for more information.



Our monthly luncheon is on the 4th Wednesday of the month from 11:30 a.m.  to 1:00 p.m. in Eagle River at select locations. Networking is from 11:30 – 12:00 with speaker beginning at noon.  


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