As a women’s organization in the US, our members have gone through their share of challenges that face women from all over the world. But For women of African descent in America, in particular, the challenge is further compounded by cultural role expectation. The challenge of raising a family and the need to attain a certain level of socio-economic status, while continuing to support extended family system back home, are some of the concurrent obligatory roles that are required of many Nigerian women.
Given the dire conditions experienced by many Nigerian women, we are dedicated to doing what we can to improve their way of living. The work we do tries to empower women and give them the tools they need to map their own paths toward success. By giving them access to opportunities, we hope to help women develop their own capacity so that they may become the change they need.
Over the years, we have undertaken the following projects:
For more information about the work we do, please do not hesitate to contact us. We are more than willing to answer your questions.