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AWUM: Board, Admin, & Funding Partners

Asian Women United of Minnesota Board of Directors & Administration.

Board of Directors
Rebecca Chaffee (Secretary)
Melissa Chiodo (Treasurer)
Hao Nguyen (Chair)
William Vang

Sipra Jha – House of Peace Shelter (HOP) Director
Shoua Kong – Community Advocacy Program (CAP) Lead
Lucas (Louie) Munn – Facilities Supervisor
Claudia R. Waring – Executive Director
Nancy Wong – Communications Manager

AWUM Staff, Board Members, Interns + Volunteers at AWUM from the Heart 2018, AWUM’s annual fundraiser at the Woman’s Club of Minneapolis on Thursday, October 4, 2018. Thank you to all our guests and donors! (Photo by Katherina Vang)


Asian Women United of Minnesota Funding Partners

City of Minneapolis: GTEAP (Grants to Encourage Arrest and Enforce Protection Orders: Office of Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice)
FR Bigelow Foundation
Hennepin County – Domestic Abuse Service Center (DASC)
HRK Foundation
Hennepin County Bar Foundation
Mary Kay Foundation
Otto Bremer Foundation
Pohlad Family Foundation
Saint Paul Foundation
State of Minnesota Office of Justice Programs
U. S. Department of Justice (Office of Violence Against Women)
Verizon Foundation
WCA Foundation


Asian Women United of Minnesota (AWUM) is a participant of the PrintPlace Nonprofit Sponsorship Program



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AWUM 2016-2017 Annual Report

AWUM 2015-2016 Annual Report

AWUM 2014-2015 Annual Report


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