Month: June 2014

FAWCO connection

AWAQ is one of 64 clubs worldwide that are members of the Federation of American Women's Club Overseas. FAWCO serves as a resource and channel of information for its members, promotes the rights of US citizens living overseas (Voting, Citizenship, Tax and Banking) and contributes to the global community through philanthropy and global issues task forces. For more information about FAWCO please ...
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Have Fun!

Many members have found they have more in common with eachother than their home destination, and it's so easy to meet new friends and discover new things through AWAQ.   Our activities committees have put together a list of things you can do free of charge.  They include:
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Welcome to the American Women’s Association of Qatar!

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...
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Message from the President

It's amazing to me that this group was founded 35 years ago and it's still going strong.  In that time, the club has grown to include a variety of nationalities and, just like the United States, it embraces all cultures, and is a diverse group of women from all over the world.  Most of us can say that after moving here and joining AWAQ, in no time at all, our calendars were full, and we had lots o...
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