FAWCO is a large organization with members, volunteers and partners all around the world. Founded in 1931, its mission and goals are made clear through its Mission Statement and Resolutions and Recommendations, established in 1998 and 1979 respectively. FAWCO recognizes outstanding service and has numerous ways for you to support their efforts to support its vision.

Learn more about how FAWCO works through the sections below.

Mission Statement

FAWCO’s Mission Statement establishes the framework for all that FAWCO does.

Resolutions and Recommendations

FAWCO Resolutions and Recommendations are guidelines for FAWCO and Club action over the next two-year period and should be suitable for practical implementation.


Learn all about FAWCO’s history, starting from its founding in 1931 by Caroline Curtis Brown in London to how FAWCO operates today.

FAWCO Mapping Project

Explore FAWCO's reach on this interactive web map, plotting the grants and projects of FAWCO, The FAWCO Foundation and FAUSA over the years.  

FAWCO Awards

FAWCO works with talented volunteers, organizations and partners to help it achieve the goals set forth in its Mission Statement. FAWCO recognizes outstanding service, dedication and performance through several awards.

Learn more about the FAWCO Awards.

Support FAWCO

As a not-for-profit 501(c)(3), non-governmental organization (NGO), FAWCO operations are funded by Member Club dues and donations. The support and experience of volunteers are critical to our organization. Discover how you can support FAWCO and its mission, and allow FAWCO to continue working for women and girls around the world.