Welcome to the American Women’s Association of Qatar (AWAQ)! Founded in 1979, the AWAQ is a vibrant and active group for women living in Doha. We provide a variety of ongoing activities and events, and partner with the wider Qatar community through our volunteer programs. We welcome new members year-round, so if you're recent arrival to Doha, we'd love to help you adapt to your new life here and introduce you to new friends and worthwhile experiences. Beyond our broader mission statement, we're dedicated to our global community, and invite you to join us today!
AWA members met in January to create blankets for the USA Military members under emergency medical care at the Air Base here in Qatar. As part of this program set up by spouses of military families stationed here in Qatar, AWA members were able to finish 10 blankets in just 2 hours. Big thanks t...Read More
2018 Holiday Luncheon at La Vista 55th Floor. We had a fantastic time with a huge turnout of 60 members attending this year's Holiday Luncheon! So many prizes were given out, lots of women leaving with amazing henna artwork on their hands, phenomenal Cuban cuisine and so many wonderful me...Read More
In October, several AWA members came out to help at our AWA/Girl Scout Community Service event. Thanks so much Edna for coordinating an amazing experience for the 100+ girls! Girl Scouts of all ages came out to help AWA create hearts and medical dolls to donate to those in need at both Hamad and ...Read More