AWEF was started in 2004 by a small group of committed individuals from Croton-on-Hudson, NY who believe that educating women is the single best way to help reduce the cycle of poverty, and improve the future of women and their families in sub-Saharan Africa.
Claire Cronin Dinger
Jeanne Marie Gagnon
Sue Ellen Maher
Br. Jack Rathschmidt
Our volunteer board ensures 100% of your donation supports educational expenses. All external expenses are covered by board members.
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"IF YOU EDUCATE A WOMAN, YOU EDUCATE A NATION."
Board members and volunteers at our most recent fundraising events helping to spread the word.