Welcome to AWU!


Welcome to Anambra Women United

TheHands Anambra Women United (AWU) is a non-profit 501C (3) organization founded in the year 2003. AWU was formed out of a great need and burning desire to contribute to the well-being of humanity by focusing on disadvantaged women and children; who form one of the most vulnerable groups. Past studies have concluded that lifting a woman out of precarious and poor conditions will in turn lift the whole family and consequently the society.

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Partner With Us

Since our inception, we have had a some corporate and individual sponsors who supported us and helped us achieve our mission. Please contact us If you would love to join our sponsors. Your generous support will be greatly appreciated.

Meet Our Sponsors

MoneyGram Money TransferGlobal Shipping Inc.Medix  Systems  Consultants,  Inc.Matrix  Engineering  Corporation

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715 Bethel Avenue
Bolingbrook, IL 60490
Tel: (847) 650-8930

Humanitarian Accomplishments (Latest Projects)

Since it’s inauguration, Anambra Women United has made numerous donations to underprivileged women and children. Highlighted below are some of AWU recent beneficiaries.

2016bcge Fighting to Win – On October 22, 2016, Anambra Women United hosted their 3rd Bi-Annual Breast Cancer Event.

Research Hospital2014 Cancer Awareness Gala raised funds and brought Breast Cancer awareness to immigrant African community.

Stroger-HospitalDonation to The John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County which is the main public hospital in Chicago

StJudeAWU Teamed up with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital on the 19th Annual Luncheon and Fashion Show