Helping Girls and Young Women in Bujumbura Slum Maternity Ward for HIV+ Women in Kamenge, Burundi FWA Coordinator in Kamenge. Celebrating International Women's Day

Friends Women's Association

Org #46930
Vetted since 2018 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
2002
year founded
$51,005
raised on GlobalGiving
3
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Friends Women's Association, FWA, is a grass-roots organization in Burundi, addresses the needs of women in conflict, poverty, HIV/AIDS, and sexual violence. The FWA health care clinic focuses on treating both physical and psycho-social needs. FWA provides a comprehensive health care to women and their families, to promote women's leadership and autonomy and to strengthen peace and solidarity in Kamenge, a slum in Bujumbura and in other communities of Burundi.

Project Leaders
David  Zarembka
David Zarembka
NTAHUBA PARFAITE
NTAHUBA PARFAITE
Joy Zarembka
Joy Zarembka
Team
Parfaite Ntahuba, Alexia Nibona
Organization Information
AV 8 No 212
Bujumbura, B.P. 193
Burundi
+257 7998 0322
Organization Information
AV 8 No 212
Bujumbura, B.P. 193
Burundi
+257 7998 0322

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Nov 11, 2021
FWA OCTOBER 2021 NARRATIVE REPORT
“My name is Claire, this program has been very beneficial to me and family. My husband is alcoholic, every day he comes home drunk. I have suffered many forms of gender-based violence. Before...
Oct 21, 2021
FWA AUGUST 2021 NARRATIVE REPORT
“When I was 14 years old, my father died in my hands. I went to live with my aunt, but her husband mistreated me so much that he wanted to rape me. Then, I got married too early to escape that...
Oct 21, 2021
Maternity ward progress since October 2018
The Maternity ward project has done a significant progress since October 2018. This project has been very successful thanks to different donors including Vancouver Island Meeting, the GlobalGiving...
 
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