Taking initiative to support the future women leaders of Afghanistan on their educational journey with us can take several forms. In addition to direct financial support, we welcome your donations through the American Express Members Give and AmazonSmile programs. 

The Initiative was recently recognized for our transparency with a Gold Seal on our GuideStar Nonprofit Profile! You can find in-depth information about our goals, strategies, capabilities, and progress by clicking on our Gold Seal."


Please donate online by clicking the button below or sending a
check to:

The Initiative To Educate Afghan Women
One Governor Street
Providence, RI 02906


You may also help by making donations through the American Express Members Give program, by shopping online at Amazon.com through the AmazonSmile program, by donating your United Airlines MileagePlus points, or by making gifts of stock through Scottrade.


Do you have a passion or skill you would like to employ to make the world a better place?  We want to meet you and discuss ways to put your talents to use! Please contact The Initiative at (646) 428-5285.


The Initiative To Educate Afghan Women is a small, grassroots organization that relies entirely upon private donors to support its mission.  Here are just a few examples of how your dollars help our students:


Used textbooks, full year


Freshman student orientation


Annual leadership program in DC


Computer, warranty and tech support


Medical insurance for one year


Round-trip airfare, Afghanistan – US


School supplies, one semester


School supplies, one year


Domestic bus or train travel in the US


Travel within Afghanistan to Kabul


Towels and bedding


Used textbooks, one semester