In the years 2016-2019, the Club focused its charitable efforts to improve the lives of women and children in the area of education.
For three years, we sponsored local programs at the Handwerkerinnenhaus in Cologne. This organization serves girls and young women who have dropped out of school or are at risk of doing so. Providing an alternative place to learn, the Handwerkerinnenhaus motivates students to finish school and focus on a potential career. The girls gain confidence, develop a new perspective on life and realize a vocational future. This organization reaches more than 1,100 girls and women every year here in Cologne.
The AIWCC donated at total of 13,842€, which was used to fund both their Holly Wood and Mädchenprojekt Zukunft programs. Learn more at Handwerkerinnenhaus Köln.
On the international front, the Club donated $7363 over the course of two years in support of the FAWCO Target Project, Hope Beyond Displacement, an initiative of the Collateral Repair Project (CRP). The project was designed to address the pressing issues identified in close consultation with the women they serve by building better futures through education, vocational and leadership training for refugee women and girls in Amman, Jordan.
A total of $190,000 was raised by FAWCO Member Clubs, individuals and initiatives of The FAWCO Foundation. This funding has allowed CRP to ...
Learn more at Hope Beyond Displacement.
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