Our Global Connection
A member of AWAR is also a member of the Federation of American Women's Clubs Overseas, an international network of independent women's groups. FAWCO serves as a resource and a voice for American women living and working abroad. Founded in 1931, the organization is a global NGO and, since 1997, has held special consultative status with the UN Economic and Social Council.
FAWCO currently connects 56 clubs in 28 countries worldwide, advocating for the rights of U.S. citizens overseas. It also seeks to improve the lives of women and girls worldwide, especially in the areas of human rights, health, education and the environment.
Please visit fawco.org to find out more about this global network and register as a member (included in your AWAR membership). You can attend interesting virtual events, become a delegate for international advocacy programs, find scholarships available for FAWCO members’ children and grandchildren, and much more!