Empowered Women International, Alexandria, USA
|Empowered Women International, Alexandria, USA|
1801 N. Quaker Lane
|State or Province:||Virginia|
|Location coordinates:||38° 49' 59" N, 77° 5' 5" W|
|Executive Director:||Marga C. Fripp|
|Organization type:||Local NGO (operating at the community level)|
|Sectors:||Economic Empowerment, Entrepreneurship|
Empowered Women International offers a three-month entrepreneurial training program, personalized coaching, mentoring and a micro-enterprise program that opens new markets and generates income.
EWI is an award-winning nonprofit organization that channels the creative talents of its clients – low-income, immigrant, and refugee women — into small businesses that create jobs and a new generation of leaders and entrepreneurs. They are the only organization of its kind in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area.
EWI offers a three-month entrepreneurial training program, personalized coaching, one-on-one mentoring and a micro-enterprise program that opens new markets and generate income for our start-up entrepreneurs. Our programming helps our beneficiaries many who are artists, artisans, and other creative and social entrepreneurs to increase their income, achieve upward economic mobility, integrate into American society, participate in, and give back to their communities.