About Us
WFW is a registered non-profit organization, operating in Thiruvannamalai District since 1986. The thrust areas of WFW are:
  • Creation of all round awareness
  • Skill Development & income-generating programs
  • Community organization - formation of youth groups and women’s groups and organization of leadership development training programs
  • Motivation of women to form self-help groups, educate them on the principles and practice of self-help and the need and importance of saving and credit practices
  • Health promotional and disease preventive health education particularly for women and children that includes health education for immunization, nutrition, environmental sanitation, reproductive and child health, life style oriented diseases and prevention of sexually transmitted diseases including HIV/AIDS etc.
  • Awareness and action programs for the promotion, preservation and protection of the Eco System and the environment

  • The target groups of WFW are – women and children from the weaker sections of the population; persons from under-the-poverty line; differently abled etc.
    Programs - Over the years, WFW has undertaken many awareness creation, skill development and income-generating programs for women and health promotional and disease preventive health education programs, and environment promotional programs in its service area villages. WFW has helped in the development of human resources that could communicate and counsel sexuality related messages among peers.
    Other programs undertaken by WFW include – Installation of bore wells for drinking water, organization of health camps, eye camps, dental camps and herbal health camps, HIV/AIDS/STDs awareness programmes, detection camps for diabetes and cardio-vascular diseases, distribution of educational materials to poor children every year, promotion of women's self help groups, capacity development programmes for underprivileged people etc.

Legal Status
WFW was registered as a non-profit making, non-political, and secular voluntary organization / charitable organization that operates under Tamil Nadu Societies of Registration Act 1975. (Reg. No. 421/1999. Dated: 06.12.1999) WFW has been registered under the Foreign Contributions Regulation Act from the Home Ministry of Government of India and has become eligible to obtain foreign donations and grants (FCRA No. 076080091). WFW has been exempted from payment of Income Tax under 12A & 80G due to its charitable activities.

Recent Programs

Women Rights – International Women's Day Programme
23rd Mar 2013

Awareness Generation Programme for Rural Women
Feb - Mar 2013

Creche Programme
Nov 2012

Farmers Club Programme.
2012 - 2013

Programme for the differently abled people
2012 - 2013

Workshop on Digital Photography for Documentation
28th - 29th Jul 2012

Participation in Network Meeting
2012 - 2013

SHG and Business Training
2012 - 2013

Personality Development Training for Youth
2012 - 2013