What does FAWCO do?
As a United Nations accredited non-governmental organization (NGO) with special consultative status to the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations, FAWCO is particularly active in global issues such as:
- Specific Concerns for US Citizens
- Women’s and Children’s Rights
Where can I learn more about FAWCO, and what I can do to help?
Contact your Amsterdam FAWCO Representative and/or visit the FAWCO website.
The FAWCO Foundation
The FAWCO Foundation is the philanthropic arm of FAWCO. Each spring, this amazing organization awards Education Awards and Development Grants.
The Education Awards, each for $5000, are open to AWC members and their children in areas of arts, sciences, humanities, dual cultural, and more, and the application deadline is in January each year.
The Development Grants, each for $3500, are awarded in the areas of education, human rights, health, and the environment. The deadline for application is in January each year.
To find out more about these awards and grants, visit FAWCO Foundation.