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!
Thank you to our Members! For those that were able to take a moment to complete the brief survey that was emailed out to you last spring, we really appreciated your insight. We absolutely loved all your feedback to help us make the 2018-19 year a fantastic one.Read More
The first general meeting of the year is on September 17, 2018. Registration is open until Thursday, September 13th, so we can provide an accurate number of guests to the hotel. Please register in advance! This Back to School themed meeting is devoted to socializing and discovering the groups and a...Read More
On Friday, February 9, AWA met with the local Girl Scouts to work on our Hamad Hospital projects. Over 50 Girl Scouts ranging from age 5 to 14 attended with their troop leaders. We focused on the heart pillows for breast cancer patients and the dolls for pediatric surgeris. The girls worked hard for...Read More