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Get Involved

Find local volunteer opportunities with Women of the World.

Volunteer

Give

Your gifts make a profound, measurable impact for refugee women.

Donate

Speak Out

You can help spread the word about Women of the World’s work.

Advocate

Our Mission

Helping women of all nations to achieve self-reliance, a voice in the community, and empowering economic success.

Meet the Women of the World

Women of the World provides hope, support, supplies, education, and community to hundreds of women refugees and their families. Read our ladies’ Stories of Courage and consider how you can support a refugee family in Salt Lake City today.

supporting refugee women like Kaltum

Kaltum Mohammad

Kaltum exudes the spice of life. She is an entrepreneur who will succeed both because of her craft and her care. Every person Kaltum meets is left with a smile.

supporting refugee women like Mu Say

Mu Say

When Mu Say's family arrived in SLC they were the only Karen Burmese people here. It did not take her long to build community. Her shyness hides her fierceness & intelligence.

supporting refugee women like Bibi

Zaina Kaboi

Count on being hugged mercilessly by this caring Congolese woman that we all call 'Bibi' or grandmother. Her compassion is limitless and she will always leave you with a smile.

How Women of the World Works

Samira Harnish explains her passion behind helping refugee women succeed in America. Hear from volunteers and program participants why Women of the World has made a lifetime of difference for them.

Case Worker Hours Spent With Clients

Practical English Program Students (2015)

Volunteer Hours Spent with Clients

WoW Clients New Jobs Started (2015)

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Our Podcast

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From Burundi to Utah: Cosette’s Story

We'd like you to meet Cosette. Her story is one of courage, resilience, and unfailing optimism. From her childhood in a Rwandan refugee camp, to her family’s struggles in their native Burundi,...
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The transition from refugee camp to life in the U.S. can be challenging. Photo credit: UNICEF-Ethiopia

Resettlement: A Refugee’s Long Journey to a New Home

16 FEBRUARY, 2017 Refugee Camps Resettlement Society Nimo Hashi nervously adjusted her hijab as she scanned the passengers arriving at the Salt Lake International Airport terminal last Friday,...
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Modeling Our World – 2017 Fashion Show Fundraiser

Want to attend?   Can't be at the show?   6 FEBRUARY, 2017 Events Fashion Show Society "If we understood one another, we would get along better." Sage advice -- especially coming from an...
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Learn more about the 2017 Fashion Show!

2017 Fashion Show -- "Modeling Our World"

WHEN: 9th of March starting at 5:30 p.m.

WHERE: The Leonardo Museum 

http://womenofworld.org/fashion17tickets to purchase tickets for $40 per person

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