Welcome to The African American Women's Resource Center

About Us


We Are On The Move!!!

New Office Space and New Website 

Serving Women and Girls of the African Diaspora and Their Communities for over Two Decades!


Take advantage of Our New and Ongoing Programs!

  How to Establish a Business - Hands on workshops to answer the questions necessary to open a commercial, non profit or cottage industry business.   Kitchen Table Talks - Discussions with women who have been in the forefront of Civil Rights Movements on what worked and what didn't work and what we need to do now.   Septima Clark Oratory Contest - For teenage girls, this contest offer prizes to girls who learn how to research, write and orate a speech on social or economic justice. Caring for the Caregiver - Support Group that evolved from a Seminar on Caring for the Caregiver.  We learn from each other how to care for ourselves too!  


We Need You!!!

In everything we do, we believe in challenging social and economic injustice in our community.  We do this through programs, projects and initiatives.  


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The African American Women's Resource Center

840 First Street NE - Third Floor - Washington, DC 20002