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Our Club has been a member of FAWCO since 1993. This organization is an international network of 78 independent American women's associations located on six continents. With a combined membership of over 17,000 women, FAWCO brings member clubs together to support American women living abroad, to share information on matters of common interest, and to address the particular issues affecting American citizens residing outside the USA.


New Fawco Target Program to Select for 2017

targetprogramThe Fawco Target Program Education select committee have decided on the final three from 18 applicants.  Our club, AWCCS, voted for Beogo Neere Proposal.  The outcome of the FAWCO wide vote will be announced at the Mumbai Conference at the end of March, 2017.

Please refer to the Fawco website for additional information on the Target Program.



FAWCO  has a new (March 2016) Mission Statement:

“FAWCO is an international federation of independent organizations whose mission is to build strong support networks for its American and international membership; to improve the lives of women and girls worldwide; to advocate for the rights of U.S. citizens overseas; and to mobilize the skills of its membership in support of global initiatives for education, the environment, health and human rights.”


Read more: FAWCO News

Ambassador for FAWCO

Amanda Drollinger, AWC Central Scotland, is our ambassador for FAWCO.
“She is a stalwart supporter of our club. We are a small club, though we are growing again, which had been a goal of our board. In spite of our size, our Rep stepped up to create a Regional FAWCO meeting in September. Our goal was to make it so affordable that anyone could attend, if they had the time. By marshalling the members’ energy and volunteerism, using local resources that were well-suited and reasonably priced, she created a successful conference.

Read more: Ambassador for FAWCO

Thank You

Thank You!

A big Thank You to Amanda Kirkpatrick for hosting our Charity Handbag Exchange event in March!  AWCCS members raised over £100 for FAWCO related Charities.  Thanks to our members for their support.


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