|Women of Vision is a private, non-profit 501 ©3 organization established in 1988 by a group of women community leaders in Tacoma, Washington.
It is a non-governmental organization (NGO) whose purpose is " to create opportunities to effect change for the betterment of women of all nationalities through the development, support and promotion of women as leaders and through international and intercultural communication among women. "
WOV aligns itself with the The Commission on the Status of Women ( CSW) . This is a functional commission of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), dedicated exclusively to gender equality and advancement of women.
WOV's mission is to provide encouragement and opportunities for women to improve their status and that of their families.
~ To learn more about programs we have participated in, view Programs.
~ To learn about our current partnerships, view Partnerships.
~ To review the past 20 years of WOV, view Our History.