It has been an interesting decade for GOWA.Since
its inception in 1996, the focus has been on membership development
to have a large network, seminars and workshops to create
awareness of different facets of a woman's' life, awards to
motivate women and counseling women. GOWA now has shifted
gears. Fewer activities and more focused on mentoring the
Here in a nutshell is GOWA from 2005….
2006 GOWA moved its office from Bangalore, India to Mysore.Located
at the Arsha Vidya Kendra in a building funded by the grant
given by Global Fund for Women ten years ago, GOWA has now
pledged its objective to provide amenities for underprivileged
rural girls housed in the Leelavathi Chatralaya, an AIM for
SEVA project of Arsha Vidya Kendra.
· 2005/WIPRO healthy
baby show at Chennai
· 2006 PEPSI Super
way to Success, leadership seminar or women at Mount Carmel
· 2007 Woman Achiever
award to Dr Pushpa Khanna for her breakthrough medication
for Diabetics at New Delhi.
Corporate participation by organizing Diwali and New year
Mela for the children of Leelavathi Chatralaya
and Software Engineers of INFOSYS
opportunities at GOWA
GOWA offers an excellent opportunity for those who would like
to volunteer their time with the children of Leelavathi Chatralaya.
GOWA provides accommodation and food.
GOWA has played host to Volunteers from USA, Canada, Australia
promise you there will never be a dull moment!
Meet our Volunteers
-Lalita Nariloka-gift shop selling products made by women
Golden Ovary award