WELCOME to the
COALITION for the ADVANCEMENT of the FILIPINO WOMEN
(Logo illustration) 3 women with 3 large clay pots on their heads walking gracefully with upright backs and in stride with one another, dressed up in ethnic clothes.
(Symbolism) 3 pots stand for women's role, tasks, and responsibilities:
- Women as Culture Bearers
- Women as Community Leaders
- Women as Family Pillars.
The Coalition for the Advancement of Filipino Women (CAFW) is a 501 (c)(3) human service network of grassroots organizations and individuals from all walks of life, committed to improving the status of women, and their families and communities, through
- Family, spiritual, economic and political empowerment
- Youth support and leadership development
- Citizenship education
- Equity and equality in health care
Striving for fair and just treatment of all categories of people, by creating opportunities and mechanisms to translate community resources and capacities into purposeful and meaningful actions.
CAFW shares with the women of the world a commitment to action to realize the common vision of a global community where equality, equity, justice, development and peace reign.