A trusted service and capacity-building organization for refugee, asylee, and immigrant women and girls.
Women of the World helps clients achieve self-reliance, economic success, and a voice in the community through customized service, economic empowerment, and community development.
Donating to Women of the World empowers self-reliance in forcibly displaced women, building communities that are economically robust and vibrant.
Local and International Recognition
Annual Fashion Show featured on PBS Utah's "This is Utah"
This video captures the intelligence and effort of each of the women involved with Women of the World’s Fashion Show, it shows the vast diversity and beauty of the cultures that make up the community of forcibly displaced women, and it profiles the hope of our new neighbors working toward their dreams.
UNHCR's 2018 Americas Nansen Award Winner
In October 2018 in Geneva, Switzerland, Samira Harnish recently was awarded the UNHCR’s highest honor for refugee service. The Nansen Award is awarded each year by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and highlights the efforts Women of the World has made in resettling refugees in Salt Lake City.