|Welcome to the world of FAWCO ! Thank you for visiting our website and considering becoming a member of FAWCO. The benefits of being a FAWCO member club are mannifold: First and foremost, your Club will benefit from the sharing of resources and best practices with our 75+ member clubs, organizations just like yours from around the world. The FAWCO website is a busy meeting place for its members to share information, exchange ideas and problem solve. For example, if you are looking for new ideas on fundraising, membership retention, volunteer mobilization, or Board training, you will find the answers on our website. FAWCO’s annual global and regional conferences provide an opportunity for Club presidents, Club FAWCO representatives and other interested members to meet and exchange ideas, as well as learning and developing themselves and their Clubs. In 2010, FAWCO offered training modules on topics that were critical to the successful running of your Club. FAWCO also offers every Member Club a web presence and an opportunity for web hosting at an attractive price.||
|Joining FAWCO also gives an opportunity for your members and their children to apply for the FAWCO Foundation Academic Awards, and for your Club to propose a project for a Development Grant.
Lastly, joining FAWCO gives your Club a voice on the World Stage. FAWCO is a United Nations accredited non-governmental organization (NGO), with special consultative status to the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations – ECOSOC. FAWCO is particularly active in global issues such as education and literacy, awareness of environmental protection, human rights and women’s and children’s rights in particular, health issues, and specific concerns and issues of U.S. citizens living overseas.