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Bobby Herwig, AWC Korea webmaster

AWC Korea supports underprivileged children in Incheon by sponsoring a monthly Play Day/English Experience at after-school community centers for children who are not fortunate enough to attend language academies or receive tutoring. Yet they are Korea 's citizens of tomorrow who will be expected to thrive in a...


Photos from BWN's Summer Sizzler, end of year celebration...Fond Farewell to members leaving BWN and celebrating a very succesful club year.

Submitted by Arline Coward, BWN FAWCO Rep





The BWN Tree Project launch!


The FAWCO Committee wishes to thank the BWN members for their heart felt

support at the October Coffee Morning. Fifty-eight (58) trees were



This is an outstanding launch of BWN's support of The FAWCO Millennium

Forest Project in remote areas of Morocco. Our project is in conjunction

with the members...

American international Womens Club of Casablanca


January 12, 2010


Dear Eileen, Arline and the FAWCO Committee and BWN members,


I would like to thank all of you for the terrific job selling trees for the Millennium Forest in Morocco. This was truly a wonderful New Years gift for all of us.

The AIWCC just had its monthly...


Submitted from AWC Finland FAWCO Rep: Susie Ingman

Annual Fourth of July Picnic with AWC Finland Members, Friends and Family: July 2009

Interest Group- Gardening Club -Flower Arranging Class: Summer 2009



Annual Mother's Club Halloween Party: October 2009


Club Tour in November to the Picasso exhibit at the Ateneum museum in Helsinki: November 2009


Interest Group: Our Gourmet Group...


North American Connection – Midlands, England


Once Birmingham Children’s Hospital was chosen as our charity for the year, it seemed a perfect fit to incorporate the Halloween Boo Bash into our fundraising. The Halloween Party was held on October 31st at the Dorothea Mitchell Hall in Claverdon. Forty children, 7 months to 10 years old, dressed up in their...


La Traviata

On October 28, forty club members attended the final showing of Giuseppe Verdi's famous opera, La Traviata, at the Teatro Regio in Torino. This event was especially memorable because our very own IWCT member, Laurie Feldman, produced the show!


Submitted by IWC Torino, FAWCO Rep

Michelle Samson




Congratulations to Aïcha Ech Channa for winning the Foundation Opus Prize.


The Opus Prize is a $1 million faith-based humanitarian award and two $100,000 awards given annually to recognize unsung heroes of any faith tradition, anywhere in the world, solving today’s most persistent social problems. It is the world’s largest faith-based, humanitarian award for social innovation. Opus...

The American Women’s Club Shanghai (AWCS) has many small groups that enjoy meeting together weekly to share common interests or hobbies. A few of the regular small groups are: Badminton, Book Club, BUNCO, Latin Dance, Moms with Babies or Toddlers, Serendipity and the Charity Knitters.
The Charity Knitters is a popular weekly activity that meets year round. We are a...



AWCS Members Create Quilt Squares to Donate for an International Friendship Quilt.
During the past month several of our creative members used their time and their talents to design one of a kind quilt blocks which will be assembled into a large quilt for charity. The proceeds will support the FAWCO Foundation, the philanthropic arm of our global...



One Member Receives Award for Commitment to Help

Submitted by Vera Busch

My name is Vera Busch and I am an American who has been a member of the AWCD since 1973.

I co-founded and am President of a registered, non-profit, charitable organization. Pro Ukraine e.V., which supports a school in Ukraine through funds raised ongoing. Ukraine is a...

Our kick-off brunch in September attracted 80 people! Our featured guest was a local fashion designer who did a presentation on the art of wearing scarves. Cost was 15 euro per person. We also raised an additional 355 euro from a tombola to benefit breast cancer support in Luxembourg. We're hoping for at least that many again next week when...


Member of Federation of Women’s Clubs Overseas with special consultative status to the United Nations Economic and Social Council

The American International Women's Assoc. of Rabat Morocco began this year a "Couples Club". We thought it necessary for the husbands to meet all the women that their wives spend so much time with.

The American Women’s Club Shanghai (AWCS) is a very active group with over 750 members. The club is pleased to organize community outreach programs. Our city and the surrounding areas are vast and highly populated; our programs are able to touch many lives. We are assured that our presence is recognized to support an extensive population as well as embrace...


News from Our Clubs showcases the varied activities of FAWCO's member clubs worldwide.

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