African Women’s Cancer Awareness Association (AWCAA) a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization established in 2004.AWCAA is dedicated to eliminate disparities in awareness, prevention and treatment of cancer for African immigrants in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia. The mission of AWCAA is carried out by advocating at state and federal level for equal access to health care services to undeserved African immigrant women
The African Women’s Cancer Awareness Association is dedicated to eliminate disparities in awareness, prevention and treatment of cancer for Africans. We make the difference in cancer care for people of African descent.
Access to quality health care for all African immigrants in United States support AWCAA by Helping Us Increase Breast Cancer Awareness in the Continent of Africa & the Diaspora.
AWCAA recipient of the 2012 Non-Profit Maryland Governor’s Service Award. Accepting the award is AWCAA President Mrs. Ify Anne Nwabukwu RN/BSN
Group picture of award recipients and nominators at the 2012 Governor’s Service award
2011 AWCAA medical mission in Delta State, Nigeria