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Turning Interest Into Action

Upward African Woman (UAW) is a California-based 501(c)3 non-profit organization, founded in 2013 with the goal to empower women, and give them and their children an opportunity for a better life. 

Mission Statement

​UAW is committed to establishing and supporting sustainable programs to tackle illiteracy, poverty, disease, mental health and hopelessness in order to improve the general well being of children, youths and women.

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

We Need Your Support Today!

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