(KWA) Korean Women’s Association
KWA’s mission is to provide multi-cultural social services to meet basic human needs through education, socialization, advocacy and support.
KWA (formerly the Korean Women’s Association) was originally established in 1972 to provide services to the Korean wives of American servicemen. Over the years, KWA’s programs have expanded to meet the needs of people of many cultures and nationalities. The organization specializes in providing multi-cultural, multi-lingual services to people in need.
The agency is recognized for its commitment to the community, ability to reach marginalized groups and capacity to serve various segments and sectors of Washington state’s diverse population.
- Home care
- Senior meal sites
- Breast Cancer Navigator Program
- Basic food education & outreach
- Low-income housing
- Domestic violence assistance
- Senior day care
- Center for Citizenship and Immigration Services (CCIS)
- Washington Health Benefit Exchange
Annual Budget: $1,000,000 or more
Number of Employees: 31 or more
Accepts Volunteers: Yes
Service Area: Pierce County
People Served Annually: 150,000