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The Tibetan Women's Association is a non-profit, community organization that remains dependent on community support for its survival. TWA is 95% volunteer run. We welcome your support and encourage you to join us in our journey towards peace and justice for Tibet. Ways to support TWA.
Members of the Tibetan community can join TWA for the annual membership fee of 30 Indian rupees. Concessions are made for those members who are unable to contribute even this amount – these memberships are subsidized through income generated by cultural shows, lotteries and the selling of products. To date, the majority of our income comes from within the Tibetan community.
For members of the Tibetan community that live outside of India can join TWA for the annual membership fee of 18 Dollars (USA/Canada), 18 Marks (Germany), 18 Pounds (England),18 Pesos (Mexico), etc.
Non-Tibetans are encouraged to become a Friend of TWA (FOTWA) for the annual membership fee of $US30for overseas friends, $US10 for students/elderly/friends from other developing nations, and Rs.100 for friends residing in India and Nepal.
All membership fees, unless specified for a particular project, are designated to our Central Fund to help us finance various TWA activities and operating expenses.
TWA welcomes donations to either our Central Fund or for specified TWA projects such as Book Projects,Tailoring Projects, Publication/Media Projects, or the Women’s Integration Project. Unspecified financial contributions will be used for operating expenses, general project support, to assist newcomers from Tibet, and needy families and individuals in times of crisis. Receipts are given for all contributions.
TWA encourages you to join our extensive sponsorship program that allows you to become a sponsor of schoolchildren, college students, nuns, the elderly, sick, or poor and needy Tibetan families. Your monthly contribution of $US10 to $30 for a fixed period of time will ensure that you make a difference in the lives of Tibetan people.
Ways you can help
You can support the Tibetan Women's Association and struggle for freedom of the Tibetan people in many ways:
For further information please contact our central office