The African Women’s Education Fund (AWEF) is a grassroots not for profit organization qualified under section
501(c)(3) whose mission is to educate young women in Africa. Rooted in the belief that the single best way to attack poverty in the developing world is by educating women. AWEF is an interfaith undertaking administered by a volunteer Board of Trustees. As such, it addresses the educational needs of women attending Secondary School (Ordinary and Advanced levels), which corresponds to middle and high school education in the United States system.