A-WOW is focused on women empowerment in nine countries. in 2016, the Founder and CEO of AWOW, Carolyn Wright, was in India opening up a store in Nasik to market quilts and other products produced by widows in rural areas of the State of Maharashtra.
AWOW will also conduct a Global Young Women Leader Summit for women 18 to 24 years old in Dallas on July 24th to August 4th. One or more young women managing the store will attend. Planning is moving forward to establish an online store to market the quilts as well as items from Mexico, Indonesia, and other locations.