Iranian American Women Foundation

The Iranian American Women Foundation, ("IAWF"), is an Iranian American national nonprofit membership organization. Members of all faiths; Muslims, Jews, Christians as well as those of the Bahá'í faith are involved in the organization.[2][3]

History

In 2010, Mariam Khosravani sought to form an organization to highlight the accomplishments of Iranian American women.[4][5]

Activities

Iranian American Women's Leadership Conference

Since its inception, the Iranian American Women Foundation has hosted their annual Women's Leadership Conference in various cities across the United States.[6][7][8]

  • 9th Annual 2015 Women's Leadership Conference
Date: October 18, 2015
Location: New York University School of Law in New York City, New York
  • 8th Annual 2015 Women's Leadership Conference
Date: May 3, 2015
Location: San Francisco, CA[9]
  • 7th Annual 2014 Women's Leadership Conference
Date: November 2, 2014
Location: Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, CA[10]
  • 2013 Women's Leadership Conference
Date: October 27, 2013
Location: New York City, New York[11][12][13]
  • 2013 Women's Leadership Conference
Date: September 8, 2013
Location: Costa Mesa, CA[14]
  • 2012 Women's Leadership Conference
Date: September 23, 2012
Location: Irvine, California
  • 2012 Women's Leadership Conference
Date: June 23, 2012
Location: World Bank in Washington D.C.[15][16]

References

  1. ^ "IAWF". IAWFoundation.
  2. ^ "Mission-Vision". IAWFoundation.
  3. ^ Shadia, Mona. "Conference highlights successful Iranian American women". Daily Pilot. Retrieved 2 February 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ http://www.iawfoundation.org/community/mariamkh/profile/
  5. ^ Walker, Theresa. "Tea and empathy are hallmarks of Coastline Community College foundation's executive director". The Orange County Register. Retrieved 1 November 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. ^ Walker, Theresa. "Tea and empathy are hallmarks of Coastline Community College foundation's executive director". The Orange County Register. Retrieved 5 November 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  7. ^ "The Iranian-American Women's Foundation Partners with Diamond Ticketing Systems". Diamond Ticketing Systems. Retrieved 2012. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  8. ^ Moughari, Layla. "Fostering Community among Iranian-American Women". Women's Leadership Partnership (WLP). Retrieved 6 July 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  9. ^ "Iranian American Women's Leadership Conference". Payvand News. Retrieved 3 March 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  10. ^ "7th Women Leadership Conference Presented for the First Time in Los Angeles". PR Newswire. Retrieved 31 October 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  11. ^ "Iranian-American Women Inspire, Empower, Connect". iReach by PR Newswire. Retrieved 22 October 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  12. ^ "Iranian-American Women Inspire, Empower, Connect". The Business Journals. Retrieved 22 October 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  13. ^ "Anoosheh Mostafaei-Oskouian invited to speak at Iranian-American Women's Leadership Conference". PRWeb: Online Visibility from Focus. Retrieved 24 October 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  14. ^ "Women Leadership Conference, OC 2013". Iranian Hotline. Retrieved 8 September 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  15. ^ "The Iranian American Women's Foundation Takes Washington DC by Storm". PAAIA. Retrieved 7 July 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  16. ^ "Iranian-American Women's Leadership Conference". Payvand News. Retrieved 26 April 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)