2020 AWIU Grant Recipients

2020 AWIU Grant Recipients

In 2020, AWIU awarded grants to over 10 organizations worldwide and the International Women of Courage

2020 U.S. Secretary Of State’s International Women of Courage

Zarifa Ghafari, Afghanistan
Lucy Kocharyan, Armenia
Shahla Humbatova, Azerbaijan
Ximena Galarza, Bolivia
Claire Ouedraogo, Burkina Faso
Sayragul Sauytbay, Kazakhstan
Susanna Liew, Malaysia
Amaya Coppens, Nicaragua
Jalila Haider, Pakistan
Amina Khoulani, Syria
Yasmin al Qadhi, Yemen
Dr. Rita Nyampinga, Zimbabwe

2020 AWIU Representative List Of Grant Recipients


Tejidos Cotzal Cooperative
Weaving Project


Hope In Life Foundation/Dharavi Diaries
After School Tutoring for Girls


Impact Schools/Modern Model Residential Schools
Education Support for Six Orphan Girls 


The Lily Project
Cervical Cancer Screening


Hope Revival Children’s Organization (HRCO)
Production of Reusable Sanitary Pads


Alpha Women Empowerment Initiative (AWEI)
Provide garden seeds for group of widows

Rwenzori United Group (RUGLI)
Funds for Goat Rearing

Women for Life Development Initiative
Passion Fruit Growing & Selling Skills


Friendly Water for the World/Simwatachele
Clean Water Project for Village

Los Angeles/Lusaka Sister City Committee & Lusaka City Club
Microfinance Project for Local Women

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