Ways to Get Involved

Join us



About Africa Women's Coalition

On January 11, 2003 a group of African women from different countries came together at Lutheran Community Services Northwest to discuss issues of concern in their communities.
Our Mission
To mobilize, advocate and empower African Women living in Oregon and Southwest Washington by providing a culturally supportive and nurturing environment that builds the capacity of the community to help itself and allows other members of the community to reach their highest potential through support, guidance and educational opportunities.

Our Programs

The African Women's Coalition currently provides referral services and support through partnerships to 5 major programs in the Portland area. Click on the links below to learn more about each of the programs.

Pea Soup Project

The AWC supports the many services provided by the PEA SOUP Project (Project for Ethnic Advancement: Sisters ...

Doula Training

In collaboration with the International Center for Traditional Childbearing (ICTC), AWC is pleased to offer doula training. ...

Contact Us Today

Contact us today to find ways you can get involved!